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Lecrae: New vision, new audience, same gospel

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And his music, along with that of his protégés, is still influencing Christian youth. At a recent Southern California concert for Reach Record’s Andy Mineo and KB, a ninth-grader told me he skipped his school’s homecoming to attend the concert with his dad. In a T-shirt emblazoned with the word “FORGIVEN,” he said he’s started reading John Piper and wants to attend Grand Canyon University, a Christian college, because of his favorite rapper, Lecrae.

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Angela Lu
Angela Lu

Angela is a reporter for WORLD Magazine who lives and works in Taiwan. She enjoys cooking, reading, and storytelling. Follow Angela on Twitter @angela818.

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