Meleasa Houghton is a talented Gospel singer who’s also a Grammy and GMA Award winner. She is the former wife of another famous Gospel Singer, Israel Houghton.
Similarly, Israel is also a Grammy Award Winner-Singer-Songwriter himself. The couple was thought to be perfect for each other as both could sing their hearts out and entertain.
However, there has not been too much news about the singer after the divorce. The media has been eagerly seeking her presence ever since, but she has moved further and further away from the cameras.
Meleasa Houghton has almost secluded herself from the world. Not just the media, bt her fans too, are keen to know about her. However, she is just loving living under the radar.
It seems that she is putting all her focus on making music and taking care of her family. Continue reading to find out more about Meleasa before the divorce, her personal life, net worth, and more.
Quick Facts about Meleasa:
|Full Name||Meleasa Houghton|
|Date of Birth||March 01, 1964|
|Meleasa Houghton Net Worth||Estimated to be more than $1 Million dollars|
|Profession||American Gospel Singer|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches (1.68m)|
|Eye Color|| Brown
Meleasa Houghton Bio
Meleasa Houghton was born on the 1st of March, 1964. This American gospel singer has even won GMA Dove Award for Traditional Gospel in 2015.
Meleasa, The American Gospel Singer
She has also contributed in producing many songs for the Band Israel and the Breed. Some popular songs she helped produce are Rez Power, Jesus at The Center, and Our Presence.
Age and Body Measurements
Meleasa Houghton age is 56 years. Similarly, Meleasa Houghton height is 5 feet 6 inches. Although she is entering her late 50’s, the charm surely seems to be still there.
She has a broad smile, along with an alluring personality. This tends to attract the media to her most of the time. Her physical features also include brown eyes and black hair.
Houghton is of mixed ethnicity. Meleasa is also pretty secretive about her personal life. Meleasa has not shared any information about her parents or siblings to the primary media.
Similarly, Meleasa has kept a tight-lip about her educational background. We also lack any information on her childhood. This secretive singer doesn’t want to share much with the global media.
Houghton, a renowned Gospel singer
There is no doubt that Meleasa is highly regarded and respected in the Gospel world. She has even bagged the GMA Dove Award. She received it for the Traditional Gospel Recorded Song of The Year.
Houghton is a Grammy Winner
Similarly, she got nominated for Grammy for the Best Gospel Performance/Song. Sure, she is talented. But this Gospel Singer also seems to be vocally blessed.
Meleasa Houghton is a Grammy winner
She bagged many hits and awards. But the singer came into popularity because of Israel Houghton, her former husband. In addition, she became more popular after their divorce.
Her fame and appreciation globally has motivated her work even hard for newer projects. This Singer has rooted her legacy in the Gospel World. She has hits like Alpha and Omega, Chasing Me Down, and many more.
Meleasa Houghton Net Worth
Meleasa Houghton net worth is estimated to be more than $1 Million. It seems that she earned half of her former husband’s assets after their split. They got separated in 2016.
According to Law, the spouse gets half of the husband’s assets after divorce. Because of this, Israel had to hand over half of his assets. The singer’s ex-husband, Israel Houghton is estimated to be worth around $8 Million.
Meleasa with her girls
Before the divorce, the couple even shared a $797k worth of property in the suburb of Houghton.
Meleasa is a mother to four children. The names of her children are Byron, Mariah, Sonny, and Lillie. She even enjoys updating about her family and daily events occasionally.
Meleasa Houghton Marriage
Israel Houghton is the former husband of the American singer. He is also a Grammy Award Winner and singer-songwriter like Meleasa. They at Houghton’s Ministry. After dating just for several months, they tied the knot in 1994.
Meleasa Houghton Divorce and Re-married
They have two daughters and two sons together. After finally ending their marriage in 2016, she again married Adrienne Bailon in November of the same year.
Due to his infidelity, Israel also faced backlash from the Christain Society. In addition, the public even questioned his faith and morality in God.
Taking this into account, the media reported on how Christian are not able to handle fame and marriage. Even after such backlash, the divorced couple says they are good friends.
Rumors and Controversies
Meleasa hasn’t been included in any controversies till now. Even during divorce, most of the criticism was aimed towards her ex, Israel.
Meleasa has also stayed clear of any rumors and controversies. The Gospel Singer has directed her energy towards work rather than being a subject of discussion. This, in the end, helped her gain success along the way.
Social Media Presence
Follow Meleasa on Social Media
Houghton isn’t particularly active in social media. However, she still has an Instagram account. Furthermore, she has filled them with fond memories for us all to cherish.
Instagram: 12.5K Followers