Israel Houghton

Israel Houghton
  • Born in 1972 in Oceanside, CA
  • Turned to the church because of racial tensions at home
    • felt that the church was the only place that really accepted him
  • blended contemporary gospel with worship music of today
  • created music that people of all races, creeds, and colors could identify with
  • one of the first African American males in gospel music to play guitar while leading praise and worship
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