June 4, 1995 |
When Steven Curtis Chapman first started rising through the ranks of the contemporary Christian music scene about seven years ago, there was a minor identity problem to overcome. "There definitely have been people asking me what it's like being married to Amy Grant," he says with a laugh, referring to occasional confusion with Grant's husband, Gary Chapman, an established recording artist in his own right. "My wife hasn't appreciated that too much."
December 8, 2005
Steven Curtis Chapman is tapped into two seasonal celebrations. The multiple-Grammy- winning Christian pop pioneer is joined by the band MercyMe in a holiday-themed concert Saturday at the Forum in Inglewood that also finds some time for a few of the artists' hits. He's also aboard the "Narnia" express that gets rolling this week, having contributed the song "Remembering You" to an album of Christian music inspired by "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe."
April 6, 1990 |
Steven Curtis Chapman, who has been making records for just three years after giving up his ambition to become a doctor, has been voted gospel music's artist of the year and top male vocalist. He won the two top honors and three others Thursday night at the Gospel Music Assn.'s 21st annual Dove Awards presentations. "My prayer and desire is to represent Christian music to honor my peers and the one to whom we all sing: our Lord, Jesus Christ," he said after the show.
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March 7, 1998 |
In an early scene in Robert Duvall's "The Apostle," a song called "I Will Not Go Quietly" plays briefly on a truck radio. In less than 30 seconds, the sounds of the song sung by Steven Curtis Chapman drift away. Likewise, at the end of the recent film "Hard Rain," a song fittingly called "Flood" by the Christian alternative rock group Jars of Clay plays as Christian Slater says his final lines and the credits start to roll.
April 3, 1993 |
Sings Like a Dove: Steven Curtis Chapman was the big winner Thursday evening at the Gospel Music Assn.'s Dove Awards. Chapman won artist of the year as well as five other honors, including songwriter and contemporary album of the year for "Great Adventure." Michael English was chosen top male vocalist and Twila Paris won best female vocalist, succeeding Sandi Patti, who had received the honor 11 straight times. Winners were chosen by 3,000 members of the Gospel Assn.
April 11, 1990 |
Gospel Music Honors: Relative newcomer Steven Curtis Chapman, 27, walked away with five statuettes at the 21st annual Dove Awards, held to honor the best in fields of Christian music ranging from Southern gospel to heavy metal. Other multiple winners included black-gospel best-sellers BeBe and CeCe Winans with four Doves, and Patti and rocker Russ Taff with two apiece.