How much is Israel Houghton’s net worth?
Israel Houghton is 51 years old American Christian music singer, songwriter, worship leader, and producer. As of 2023, Israel Houghton’s net worth is estimated at USD 10 Million Approx.
|Net Worth in 2023||USD 10 Million|
|Real Name||Israel Houghton|
|Famous Name||Israel, Iz|
|Birth Place||Oceanside, California, United States|
|Birthday||19 May 1971|
|Age/How old?||51 years old|
|Height/How tall?||5 feet 5 inches (1.70 m)|
|Occupation||Singer, songwriter, Producer;|
|Spouse||Adrienne Bailon (m. 2016)|
|Ex-Wife||Meleasa Houghton (m. 1994–2016)|
|Son||Jordan Houghton, Israel Houghton Sonny|
|Daughter||Mariah Houghton, Milan Houghton|
Who is Israel Houghton?
Israel Houghton is 51 years old American Christian music singer, songwriter, worship leader, and producer. He is well known for mixing gospel, jazz, rock, and reggae style in Christian music. He is also the frontman of the famous band Israel & New Breed.
As of January 2023, Israel Houghton’s net worth is $10 million.
In 1989, Israel started his career as a singer by joining the worship ministry. He got recognized worldwide for his first studio album, “Whisper it Loud and way of the World” (1997).
To date, Houghton has released another 13 albums. Some of his famous songs include “You Are Good”, “Moving Forward”, and “Your Presence Is Heaven”.
Moreover, he has won two Stellar Awards, six Grammy Awards, and eleven GMA Dove Awards throughout his career.
Israel Houghton’s Age & Birthday
Israel was born on 19th May 1971 in Oceanside, California, United States, named Israel Houghton. According to his date of birth, Israel Houghton is 51 years old.
He was born to Margaret Houghton. Henry Houghton is his stepfather with no information about his biological father.
Israel grew up with six siblings in the family. He has one sister, two brothers, and three half-siblings from his father’s side.
He is of African-American ethnicity. With his parents being pastors, his life revolved around the church.
At 6, Israel started playing the drums in church while attending services. He later started playing piano and guitar at age 14.
Israel attended Santa Fe High School to complete his early education. He also joined the college to study music.
However, he dropped out after a few semesters to continue his musical career.
Israel Houghton’s Net Worth
Israel Houghton has a net worth of approximately $10 million as of 2023. He has earned all his money from his career as a singer and worship leader.
Apart from this, Houghton has earned good money as a producer and songwriter. He has also made income from the sales of his Christian music albums.
How did Israel Houghton become a millionaire?
Israel Houghton started his musical career in 1989, working for worship ministry.
Later, he formed New Breed Ministries in 1995 with Meleasa, his ex-wife.
After two years, he released his first studio album titled Whisper it loud and way of the world, gaining popularity for his outstanding performance.
In 2001, he produced Michael Gungor’s album Bigger than my imagination.
The album received the title of one of the year’s best worship albums by Christianity today review.
In 2004, Israel got awarded with US gold certification for his classic album Live from another level.
Some of his most notable works include
- ‘Echo: Forward conference (2011)
- Free Chapel live (2009)
- Hope for today worship (2008)
- The gift: A Christmas presentation (2006).
He has released 11 of his albums under his label Integrity.
In 2015, he released Covered: Alive in Asia under the RCA Inspiration label.
In February 2021, Israel came up with an album titled Feels like Home under District 11 Entertainment.
- New Season (2001)
- Real (2002) (#33 on Top Christian Albums)
- Live from Another Level (2004) (#1 on Top Gospel Albums)
- Alive in South Africa (2005)(#62 on Billboard 200)
- A Timeless Christmas (2006)
- A Deeper Level (2007) (#1 on Top Gospel Albums)
- The Power of One (2009) (#1 on Top Christian Albums)
- Love God, Love People (2010) (#27 on Billboard 200)
- Jesus at the Center: Live (2012) (#1 on Top Christian Albums)
- Covered: Alive In Asia (2015) (#1 on Top Gospel Albums)
- Feels Like Home (2021)
Among awards, Houghton has received six Grammy Awards and eleven GMA Dove Awards.
Israel Houghton in controversy
Israel Houghton confessed that he “failed and sinned” at his marriage while announcing his divorce on social media channels in 2016.
The confession gave rise to rumors of him cheating on his wife.
He also fathered two sons with Mistress DeVawn Moreno while in marriage with Meleasa.
Later, he got asked by his church Lakewood Church led by Joel Osteen, to take an indefinite leave from being a worship leader.
Israel Houghton’s Height, Weight, and Physical Stats
Do you want to know the physical appearance, height, and weight of Israel Houghton? Have a look below:
|Height||5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m)|
|Weight||80 kg or 176 lbs (approx.)|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size||7 (US)|
Israel Houghton’s Wife & Kids
Meleasa Houghton (m. 1994–2016)
Israel Houghton got married to Meleasa in 1994. He met Meleasa while ministering in Pittsburgh and spotted her in the crowd.
Meleasa Houghton is an American gospel singer and is a member of the band Israel and New Breed.
Both are parents of four children, Mariah, Jordan, Israel, and Milan Houghton.
They got separated in 2015, with the divorce finalized, in February 2016.
Adrienne Bailon (m. 2016)
After divorce, Israel Houghton got married to Andrienne Bailon in 2016. Andrienne is 38 years old American singer, actress, and television host.
Andrienne and Israel dated for six months before deciding to tie the knot.
Israel also had two sons from his mistress DeVawn Moreno while he was in a marriage with Meleasa.
Israel Houghton is California based Christian music singer. He is well known for being a member of the band Israel & New Breed as a singer.
Israel has contributed a lot in creating Christian music, mixing gospel, jazz, rock, and reggae style. His hard work and talent are exceptional, bringing him fame worldwide.
Apart from being a singer, Israel is also a songwriter, worship leader, and producer. He is playing the role of a worship leader at Lakewood church led by Joel Osteen.
As of 2023, Israel Houghton has an estimated net worth of $10 million.
Israel Houghton’s Instagram and Twitter Account
You can view his latest videos and photos posted by him on his Instagram account (@israelhoughton).
As of 8 January 2023, he has made around 1139 Instagram posts.
He has More than 686K million followers who regularly visited his Instagram account.
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Israel Houghton’s Twitter Account
He is also active on Twitter. Israel Houghton made his Twitter account (@ihoughton) in December 2008. He made around 511 tweets and has 281.2K followers on his Twitter account as of 8 January 2023.
Israel Houghton was born on 19 May 1971. According to his birthday, Jimmy Swaggart‘s age is 51 years as of 2023.
Israel Houghton is reportedly 5 feet 5 inches (168 cm) tall.
As of January 2023, Israel Houghton’s net worth is more than $10 million.
Israel Houghton has four children from his ex-wife Meleasa Houghton (m. 1994–2016).
Israel Houghton was first married to Meleasa Houghton from 1994 to 2016. His ex-wife Meleasa Houghton is an American singer who has a net worth of USD 8 million.
Israel Houghton got married to Adrienne Bailon on 11 November 2016.