Lecrae is an American actor, Christian hip hop recording artist, record producer, and songwriter who has an estimated net worth of over $2.5 million. He is the president and founder of both Reach Records and Reach Life Ministries. The former is a record label, and the latter was a nonprofit organization which is currently inactive.
He works both as a solo artist and a band member of 116 clique which is a hip-hop group. Lecrae has been associated with ten studio albums, three mix tapes, a remix album and an EP.
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Biography & Wiki
Lecrae was born in 1979 on 9th October as Lecrae Devaughn Moore to a single mother. He had no father figure since his dad did not want to be part of Lecrae life. His dad eventually became a drug addict. As a result of that, he only had his grandfather and mother to raise him. Lecrae’s grandmother was a firm believer and regularly attended the church. He would accompany her but believed that it was only meant for the old. He grew up in various places which are Denver, San Diego, and Dallas.
His negative attitude towards sexuality was based on his childhood. At the age eight, his baby sister who was female sexually molested him. The life full of as violence and abuse inspired him to turn to hip-hop for refuge.
Lecrae was once arrested for drug possession. He promised to follow the bible, and that made the police to let him go. He began attending both the church and bible studies. Lecrae also got involved in a tragic accident wrecked his car. Fortunately, he was left unscratched, and that strengthened his faith.
Lecrae Moore and Darragh started dating while they were still teenagers. They attended the same high school. The two got married later. They have three children, a daughter as well as two sons. Lecrae’s family has been living there since 2009 when they left Memphis.
His debut album titled Real Talk was released in 2004 through Reach Records label. The following year, the song was re-released by cross movement records. That same year Lacrae formed a group by the name 116 Clique.
116 Clique released their first record which was the compilation Album of 2006, 13 letters released the next year together with an EP titled Amped as well as Man UP in 2011.
His albums as a solo artist include after the Music stops Rebel, Rehab. The Overdose and Gravity. He has several mix tapes such as church clothes, church 2 and church clothes 3. His two extended plays based on both Gravity and church clothes were released in 2012.
Awards & Achievements
He has won 2 Grammy Awards in 2013 and 2015. During the 2015 BET Awards, Lacrae was named the best gospel artist. In 2017, he was the winner of the BET Best Gospel/Inspirational Award. Canada Christian College presented with an honorary doctorate in 2016 on 14th March.
Net Worth of Lecrae
Lecrae has an estimated net worth of over $2.5 million as of 2017. His primary source of income is his career as a singer. He has sold a lot of albums of his many albums. As a solo artist, he has two mix tapes as well as six studio albums. In addition to that, Lecrae has been the lead singer of 116 Clique Christian hip-hop group.
Lecrae is also an actor, recording artist, record producer, and songwriter. Those are his other sources of income. That has contributed to his current net worth.
Lecrae is a hip-hop artist as well as a rapper. His childhood which was full of abuse and suffering led him to his career, and it has been a success. His albums include Rehab, Rebel, Gravity and a series of Church Clothes. As a group by the name 116 Clique, their work comprises Amped, 13 letters, and Man Up. He has also won several awards based on his fantastic work.