Classic Album Review - Rebel by Lecrae Plus The Full Album Inside!

Producer G-Styles, Kadence, k-Drama, Joseph Prielozny. Sixth Sense Music Productions, Dion Burroughs, Teddy P, Bobby Taylor, So Hot Productions (J.R. and NAB), Lecrae

Release Date: September 30, 2008

 

Record Label: Reach Records

 

Track Listing

1. Rebel Intro

2. Don't Waste Your Life ft. Cam, Dwayne Tryumf

3. Go Hard ft. Tedashii

4. Identity ft. Da' T.R.U.T.H., JR

5. Indwelling Sin

6. Breathin' To Death

7. Truth

8. Desperate ft. Cam

9. Change

10. Fall Back ft. Trip Lee

11. Live Free ft. Sho Baraka, Jai

12. Got Paper

13. I'm A Saint

14. Bride, The

15. Beautiful Feet ft. Dawntoya



Rebel is the third studio album by Christian rap artist, Lecrae. The album was released by Reach Records on September 30, 2008. The album was nominated in the best Rap/Hip-Hop Album category at the 40th Annual GMA Dove Awards but lost to Group 1 Crew's Ordinary Dreamers.

Rebel is titled after Lecrae's encouragement to rebel against modern pop culture, also pointing out that Jesus Christ himself was a rebel. Lecrae has stated that the title of the album is both a noun and a verb. Rapzilla called the album "a verbal onslaught against the world's view on life in modern day culture.”

Lecrae tackles some important issues in Rebel. In the album's intro and title track, Lecrae says that Christians must rebel against the ways of the world. Read More Here

The strongest messages on Rebel comes from the many stories within it. Take "Identity" for example, 3 stories in one song told by Lacrae, Da T.R.U.T.H. and J.R. Lecrae starts off by telling a tale about a dude who has almost everything; cars, clothes, a nice crib, physical prowess. But he is still insecure because Christ isn't fulfilling him. Crae says he could give it up if he only knew Jesus completes him. Next, Da TRUTH comes thru and examines himself and measures his success. He asks if his success is from what he wears and what he produces in the booth? Because if those things make him successful he would be depressed because people don't feel him "like they did in 04". He is successful because he is God's friend. After listening to this verse, I think Da Truth had some missing pages (sorry KJ-52) from his "Open Book". These stories of realness are flowed over an electronic beat which makes these rhymes stories timeless.

Finally, the production of Rebel can stand up to 98 percent of all new releases out now. Lecrae has a great ear for picking beats and producers to assist in this endeavor. Reach Record followers are going to love the Rebel album. All in all Rebel is a solid album that listeners will enjoy as they revolt against un-biblcal worldviews. Read More Here

Views: 12

Comment

You need to be a member of The Oracle to add comments!

Join The Oracle

The Oracle Magazine is a Hip-Hop magazine and Social Community with industry news, music, videos, photos, Health Tips,discussions and more!

Please Contact Us At

                  Call or Text: 424-644-9089
             Email: Theoraclemag@gmail.com

Daily Devotional

Latest Activity

Prince Malachi The First's blog post was featured

Lecrae Honors Dr. Tony Evans, Announces New Album Titled ‘Restoration’

Jam The Hype Jam the HypeA lot of updates on Lecrae have come out recently. Crae posted on social media that he had a chance to honor Dr. Tony Evans, who is the first African-American to publish a study Bible and commentary. He spoke on how Evans has impacted his life.“This man has been one of the most influential people in my spiritual walk,” Lecrae said. “His words have restored my soul from the darkest most painful pits of despair. To honor him and his wife last night was special. He is THE first African-American to publish a study Bible and commentary.” View this post on InstagramThis man has been one of the most influential people in my spiritual walk. His words have…See More
6 hours ago
Prince Malachi The First posted a blog post

Lecrae Honors Dr. Tony Evans, Announces New Album Titled ‘Restoration’

Jam The Hype Jam the HypeA lot of updates on Lecrae have come out recently. Crae posted on social media that he had a chance to honor Dr. Tony Evans, who is the first African-American to publish a study Bible and commentary. He spoke on how Evans has impacted his life.“This man has been one of the most influential people in my spiritual walk,” Lecrae said. “His words have restored my soul from the darkest most painful pits of despair. To honor him and his wife last night was special. He is THE first African-American to publish a study Bible and commentary.” View this post on InstagramThis man has been one of the most influential people in my spiritual walk. His words have…See More
6 hours ago
Prince Malachi The First's 4 blog posts were featured
yesterday
Prince Malachi The First posted blog posts
yesterday
Prince Malachi The First's 6 blog posts were featured
Friday
Prince Malachi The First posted blog posts
Friday
Prince Malachi The First's 4 blog posts were featured
Thursday
Prince Malachi The First posted blog posts
Thursday
Prince Malachi The First's blog post was featured

The Week In Rap: Kanye West - Jesus Is King, Thi’sl - Small Thing To A Giant (STTAG), Selah The Corner - ‘Hoodie Season 3, Eshon Burgundy - 'For the Love of Money'

Kanye West - Jesus Is KingKanye West, October 2019 (Robert Kamau/GC Images)After a longer-than-expected delayKanye West’s new album Jesus Is King is finally out now. Listen below. Check out the credits here. West’s follow-up to 2018’s ye was initially teased back in August, when Kim Kardashian West hinted at its…See More
Wednesday
Prince Malachi The First posted a blog post

The Week In Rap: Kanye West - Jesus Is King, Thi’sl - Small Thing To A Giant (STTAG), Selah The Corner - ‘Hoodie Season 3, Eshon Burgundy - 'For the Love of Money'

Kanye West - Jesus Is KingKanye West, October 2019 (Robert Kamau/GC Images)After a longer-than-expected delayKanye West’s new album Jesus Is King is finally out now. Listen below. Check out the credits here. West’s follow-up to 2018’s ye was initially teased back in August, when Kim Kardashian West hinted at its…See More
Wednesday
Prince Malachi The First's blog post was featured

The Week In Rap: Jesus is KING. Kanye, Politics & CHH!!! Lecrae Reveals Upcoming Album Will be Titled “Restoration”

It's Weekly digest time, folks! Here's what's good at The Oracle.We're looking for loyal, dedicated team members so get in touch if you're interested.Don't forget to invite friends, colleagues and clients to the site - it's all about sharing!video of the week…See More
Nov 11
Prince Malachi The First posted a blog post

The Week In Rap: Jesus is KING. Kanye, Politics & CHH!!! Lecrae Reveals Upcoming Album Will be Titled “Restoration”

It's Weekly digest time, folks! Here's what's good at The Oracle.We're looking for loyal, dedicated team members so get in touch if you're interested.Don't forget to invite friends, colleagues and clients to the site - it's all about sharing!video of the week…See More
Nov 11
Prince Malachi The First's 3 blog posts were featured
Nov 10
Prince Malachi The First posted blog posts
Nov 10
Prince Malachi The First's video was featured

NEW Christian Rap - Arize - "Yo Voy" Ft. Zee(Rap Cristiano)[Christian Music 2019]

Arize's album Gracia will be dropping 11/11 - Watch out for it! Keep up with Arize here https://www.facebook.com/arize.lisea ✅ Subscribe to Christian Hip Hop...
Nov 9
Prince Malachi The First posted a video

NEW Christian Rap - Arize - "Yo Voy" Ft. Zee(Rap Cristiano)[Christian Music 2019]

Arize's album Gracia will be dropping 11/11 - Watch out for it! Keep up with Arize here https://www.facebook.com/arize.lisea ✅ Subscribe to Christian Hip Hop...
Nov 9
Prince Malachi The First's 7 blog posts were featured
Nov 9
Prince Malachi The First posted blog posts
Nov 9
Prince Malachi The First's video was featured

NEWChristianRap - Marc Griffin - "Hold On" Music Video(@ChristianRapz)[Christian Music 2019]

Hold On - Single - https://music.apple.com/album/id/1484439303 ALL PROCEEDS WILL GO TOWARDS THE FUTURE OF OUR AREA 31 YOUTH DEPARTMENT. AREA 31 IS A SAFE HAV...
Nov 8
Prince Malachi The First posted a video

NEW Christian Rap - Marc Griffin - "Hold On" Music Video(@ChristianRapz)[Christian Music 2019]

Hold On - Single - https://music.apple.com/album/id/1484439303 ALL PROCEEDS WILL GO TOWARDS THE FUTURE OF OUR AREA 31 YOUTH DEPARTMENT. AREA 31 IS A SAFE HAV...
Nov 8

Look for THE ORACLE On Facebook and Twitter!

Birthdays

Events

© 2019   Created by Prince Malachi The First.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service