Our sister site interviewed Lecrae earlier this summer and this is what he told them:
I’ve heard people argue about whether you’re a gospel rapper or just a rapper with an inspirational message. So does that fluidity sometimes confuse fans?
Well, you know, there’s some who have to grow with you to begin to understand this is just different. It’s almost like culture shock. Some fans have a hard time figuring me out initially because they need some kind of box to put me in instead of allowing me to be the box. I am the category that you’re looking for.
Make sure to read:
- Lecrae: “Christian Is My Faith, Not My Genre.”
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Lecrae on Faith; ‘I’m Not Religious at All, I Have a Relationship With God’ was originally published on elev8.com