Israel Houghton’s Net Worth: $8 million
Israel Houghton has an estimated net worth of $8 million with his singing career. But, there might be possibility about Melissa's present net worth after divorce could be half of Houghton's i.e $4 million. His other assets include expensive watches and a big black jeep. Houghton’s primary source of income is his career as a singer, songwriter, and producer. He is fond of travelling.
The Christian singer currently resides in Adrienne Bailon’s house which costs somewhere around $89,111.54. Houghton has a band of his own entitled Israel & New Breed. He performs all over America and some countries singing their faith with Gospel music. Israel, 46, started his singing career in 1997 with music album Whisper It Loud. He has numerous albums like A Deeper Level, Love God Love People, The Power of One, Jesus at the Center: Live and Covered.
Israel Houghton, Grammy Award-winning singer
Houghton is also an excellent music producer who has produced the highly acclaimed music album Bigger Than My Imagination by Michael Gungor. Israel’s music is entirely different from regular Christian music; includes elements of jazz, gospel, reggae, and rock. His cross-cultural style of music attracts the full range of listeners as many people find solace and peace listening to it.
Israel Houghton’s Personal Life; Who’s He Currently Dating?
Israel Houghton was married to Meleasa Houghton for over twenty years. His ex-wife Meleasa has also earned a good fame in the field of gospel singing. The duo first met at Houghton’s ministry in Pittsburgh. After dating shortly, the couple turned their relationship into a holy matrimony. Together, the couple shared three children.
Similarly, Israel has been singing about Christian values with his faith in God for the last twenty years. Houghton cheated on his wife of two decades. So, the day Houghton accepted that he cheated on his first wife, Meleasa Houghton, people were shocked. When the twosome split, rumors swirled on how men who claim to be devoted to god turned unfaithful in their relationships.
Oddly enough, Israel was fired from his position as worship leader from a church. Reportedly, Israel and Meleasa remained friends even after the divorce. Following the divorce, Israel was spotted dating Adrienne in Tulum, Mexico that confirmed their relationship. Houghton married co-host of “The Real” Adrienne Ballon in Paris.
Short Bio/ Wiki of Israel Houghton
Houghton, an American Christian songwriter, music composer, and producer, was born on 19th May 1971 in Oceanside California. There are no details about Israel Houston’s academic background. Houghton has won six Grammy Awards; one for the Best Traditional Gospel Album for Alive in South Africa and three for Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album.
There has been some speculation regarding how many kids Houghton has as unconfirmed reports show that he has fathered two illegitimate kids with other women outside his marriage. But still, nobody knows for sure whether the singer has one more sin to atone for.