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Lecrae - Restoration
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Based on 48 ratings
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August 21, 2020 / Release Date
LP / Format
Reach Records / Label
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Lecrae is perfecting the craft of trap gospel on some of these tracks. The self reflection on the lyrics are evident and beautiful. Some features sound really weird on these tracks even though I'm convinced (and mock me if you want) that Keep on Going was asking for a Lil Baby feature.
I know this is a Christian album but when Lecrae said this: "And they be trippin' when they see a Christian / Like we over-religious and trying to bring conviction" I was just wondering what the fuck ... read more


I don’t typically seek out Christian rap, but this newest album from Houston-based rapper Lecrae had a lot of redeeming qualities about it. Restoration is his tenth studio album overall and it boast many quality bars from Lecrae that has him look towards his faith along the many obstacles that come his way. The production provides a nice backdrop for Lecrae to spread his rhymes and the many guest features throughout all contribute well to their respected parts. Check this out if ... read more


i...unlike most people i know, don't dislike Christian Music.
i occasionally find it soothing, comforting, and (while rarely) even moving.

that said...a lot (and i mean a lot!) of Contemporary Christian Music can feel (for lack of a better word) ‘lazy’.
both lyrically and sonically. sometimes it gets worse and feels outright cheap...which i don’t think an all-mighty creator would appreciate.

but now let’s actually talk about the album...

it’s fine...if also ... read more

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Track List

  1. Restore Me
  2. Set Me Free ft. YK Osiri
  3. Wheels Up ft. Marc E. Bassy
  4. Over the Top
  5. Self Discovery
  6. Deep End
  7. Drown ft. John Legend
  8. Saturday Night ft. Jozzy
  9. Sunday Morning ft. Kirk Franklin
  10. Zombie
  11. Keep Going
  12. Still ft. DaniLeigh
  13. Only Human ft. BJ the Chicago Kid
  14. Nothing Left to Hide ft. Gwen Bunn

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Added on: July 17, 2020