- Kanye West performed to a selected 200 prisoners and staff in the Harris County jail in Texas
- He performed several songs from his newly released album Jesus Is King
- West also performed in another female correctional facility
The popular American rapper who has turned gospel musician, Kanye West, left prisoners getting emotional and ending up in tears during a praise and worship session at Harris County jail in Texas, US.
Briefly.co.za has learnt that Kanye has on Sunday, 17 November, led about 200 inmates and prison staff in prayers and songs.
The musician was accompanied by his choir that performed several songs from his recently launched album, dubbed Jesus is King.
The convicts from the correctional facility were seen welling up and immersed deep in worship.
After leading the county jail in powerful worship, he then moved across the street to a female jail and equally led the inmates in a tearful worship session.
The female prisoners especially were touched from his songs and many went down on their knees where he also prayed for them.
This comes days after he released his much anticipated Jesus Is King album.
He had earlier revealed that he ordered his staff to refrain from fooling around while working on the album.
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