Earlier this week, Rapper Lecrae received an honorary doctorate from Canada Christian College. President of Canada Christian College, Dr, Charles McVety, stated, “Lecrae’s talents are amazing, as are his achievements. But even more important is his outreach to troubled youth.” Lecrae took to his Instagram to announce his accomplishment. “From the side. Toronto, Canada. #HigherLearningTour in the Doctorate robe.”
Lecrae is the youngest receipient to receive an honorary doctorate. There have been other rappers in the past who have received this honor such as Chuck D, LL Cool J, and Kanye West.