If you’re not familiar with Lecrae, you need to be. Lecrae is a Christian hip hop artist whose music is becoming increasingly popular. His popularity has even transcended the Christian music world and is listened to widely in the secular world. This is remarkable given the rich, overtly Christ-centered lyrics of his music. There is no watering down with this artist. A few years ago, Lecrae spoke with Desiring God regarding what it means to be a man. Obviously, sports is a place where coaches and parents have the ability to shape young boys into men.