Israel Houghton is an internationally recognized worship leader, recording artist, songwriter, and producer. He has been in full time worship ministry since 1989. He, His wife Meleasa, and his four children, Jordan, Mariah, Sonny and Lillie reside in Houston, TX. He is the National Director of Music and Worship for Champions for Christ a high impact ministry to college and professional athletes with Pastor Greg Ball. ...show more
Israel Houghton is an internationally recognized worship leader, recording artist, songwriter, and producer. He has been in full time worship ministry since 1989. He, His wife Meleasa, and his four children, Jordan, Mariah, Sonny and Lillie reside in Houston, TX. He is the National Director of Music and Worship for Champions for Christ a high impact ministry to college and professional athletes with Pastor Greg Ball.
He also leads worship regularly at Lakewood Church in Houston, TX. with Pastor Joel Osteen. Israel and Meleasa founded New Breed Ministries in 1995. Comprised of world class musicians and singers who are all ministers in their respective churches.
They travel extensively with a message that crosses cultural, generational, and denominational boundaries. Known specifically for their diverse sound effectively captured on the 2001 Hosanna! Integrity release of New Season as well as 2002's Lakewood Live 'We Speak to Nations', their heart is to deliberately diminish the lines that separate the Church, and bring all people together through worship. Once a member of Fred Hammond and RFC, he has also worked with the Young Messiah Tour, TBN, Crystal Lewis, Anointed, CeCe Winans, Donnie McClurkin, Yolanda Adams, and is currently finishing an Israel and New Breed- Integrity Gospel / Sony release produced by Tommy Sims due in October. With a heart for the Nations, true worship, and a passion for the Presence of God, Israel and New Breed add purpose to any event.. ...show less
Albums & Singles by Israel Houghton
Playlists Containing Tracks by Israel Houghton
Soul & Jazz
Best Christian Worship (All Genres"
Winter Chill # 2012/2013
Top Christian Worship
alternative christian rock amen and amen
Praise and Worship
Hundreds of Godly inspired songs (Christian)
CHRIST REPPIN MUSIK 2
CHRIST REPPIN MUSIK
Passion Conference 2012
The Big Gospel Juke Box
The Best Worship list! ;D
Xtra Extreme random
praise n worship
All The Good Songs From The Grammys 2011
Various soaking / meditation tracks
Best European Compilation
A very mixed list
Feel the groove
Playlists We Love
USA TOP 40 CHART
Listen to the best-selling singles in the United States, updated regularly.
The very latest Hip-Hop releases in one playlist. Updated regularly, subscribe for updates.
Focus The Mind
Carefully curated to focus the mind and sharpen your concentration. Modern classical, instrumental film scores & more.
UK TOP 40 CHART
Listen to the top-selling singles in the UK, updated regularly.
UK New Music Fridays
Each week we will update this playlist with the latest new releases from the UK
Most Chilled Songs Ever
This is the perfect playlist to unwind & relax to
Feel Good Indie
A hand picked selection of new indie music chosen to put a lift in your step & a smile on your face.
Topsify Biggest Songs Right Now
The biggest hits in the world right now
US New Music Fridays
Each week we will update this playlist with the latest new releases from the US
Songs To Fall Asleep To
Feeling tired? This playlist is designed to help you unwind and send you to sleep.