Amy Grant Biography

Updated On Jun 12, 2019 Published On Mar 13, 2016
Facts of Amy Grant
Date of Birth: 1960 , November-25
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Amy Grant
Birth Name Amy Lee Grant
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Augusta, Georgia, U.S
Ethnicity White
Profession Singer, Song writer
Net Worth $55 million
Hair Color Blonde
Face Color White
Married Yes
Married to Vince Gill (m. 2000), Gary Chapman (m. 1982–1999)
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Five times Grammy Awards winner and the graduate of Harpeth Hall, Amy Grant is a renowned singer, songwriter, and musician from the United States. She is also famous as an author, media personality, and actress. She is also famous by her nickname The Queen of Christian Pop.

Early Life, Education

Amy Grant was born as Amy Lee Grant on November 25, 1960, in Augusta, Georgia, the United States of America to Dr. Burton Paine Grant and Gloria. She is an American and is of white ethnicity.

How old is Amy Grant?

As of 2019, Amy is 58 years of age.

What is Amy Grant's height?

Amy is 1.7 m tall, ie. 5 feet 6 inches.

Love Affairs, Unsuccessful Marriages, & Relationships

During the early 1980s, Amy had a romantic love affair with boyfriend, Gary Chapman, who is a contemporary Christian music singer. He is also a TV show host.

The couple after having love affairs for several years, they decided to enter into the new stage of their love life and got married on 19th June 1982. As a married couple, they have three children together. The husband and wife after 17 years of married life, divorce in 1999.

Married Vince Gill in 2000

A few months later, Amy was spotted with Vince Gill. Vince Gill is also a country music singer and songwriter. After dating for a while as they tied the wedding knot on 10th March 2000. She also gave birth to their first child, a daughter, Corrina Grant Gill, in 2001. 

From her first husband, she has three children: daughters, Sarah Cannon Chapman, Gloria Mills Chapman, and son, Matthew Garrison Chapman.

Career Details: Songs & Albums

Amy made her singing debut during her late teens. In 1977, she signed a recording deal with Myrrh Records and began working on her debut album. Her debut album Amy Grant was released on 3rd of February 1977.

It is also one of her successful albums as it sold 50,000 copies at stake. Her second album My Father's Eyes was released on 20th of April 1979. Till now, she has released more than dozens of albums. Her fifteenth album, How Mercy Looks from Here was released in early 2013.

She is famous for her performance and art in: The Postman (1997), Honeymoon in Vegas (1992), Amy Grant: Baby, Baby (1991),  The 25 Songs of Christmas (2017), One His Wonderland (2016), Car Share (2015), Nativity 2: Danger in the Manager! (2012), and many more.

Salary & Net Worth

As an author, she published her first book Amy Grant's Heart to Heart Bible Stories in 1985. She is one of the richest singers with a net worth of $55 million. The actual figure for her salary is unknown.

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Amy Grant facts on timeline

Born in Augusta, Georgia, United States

November 25 , 1960

Amy Grant was born as Amy Lee Grant in Augusta, Georgia, United States of America to Dr. Burton Paine Grant and Gloria. She is an American and is of white ethnicity. She is five feet and seven inches tall. 

Released her debut album, Amy Grant

February 3 , 1977

Amy made her singing debut during her late teens. In 1977, she signed a recording deal with Myrrh Records and began working on her debut album. Her debut album Amy Grant was released on 3rd of February 1977.

Joined Furman University

1979

She completed her high school graduation from some high school in United States. After graduation, she joined Furman University in 1979. She studied there till 1980. There she performed as a paid singer. She also performed at McCalister Auditorium.

Released her second album, My Father's Eyes

April 20 , 1979

Her debut album is also one of her successful albums as it sold 50,000 copies at stake. After the success of her debut album, she began working on her second album. Her second album My Father's Eyes was released on 20th of April 1979. 

Released her eighth album, Heart in Motion

March 5 , 1991

She made her professional singing debut in 1977. She went of releasing several albums. She got her rise in fame as a singer in 1991 after she released her eight albums under the title Heart in Motion.

Began dating Gary Chapman

1980

During the early 1980s, Amy had romantic love affairs with Gary Chapman. Gary Chapman is a contemporary Christian music singer. He is also a TV show host. He is also a great songwriter. She met him for the first time in Nashville.

Married to Gary Chapman

June 19 , 1982

After being in love for several years, they decided to enter into the new stage of their love life and they got married on 19th of June 1982. As a married couple, they have three children together. Though they were happily married, this married life ended in a divorce in 1999.

First child, Matthew Garrison Chapman

1987

She became mother for the first time in her life in 1987. She and her first husband, Gary Chapman welcomed their first child together that year and that time it was a son and they named him Matthew Garrison Chapman. 

Second child, Gloria Mills Chapman

1989

She became mother for the second time in her life in 1989. She and her first husband, Gary Chapman welcomed their second child together that year and that time it was a daughter and they named her Gloria Mills Chapman.

Married to Vince Gill

March 10 , 2000

Few months later, Amy was spotted with Vince Gill. Vince Gill is also a country music singer and songwriter. They got married on 10th of March 2000. She also gave birth to their first child together in 2001.

Fourth child, Corrina Grant Gill

March 12 , 2001

She became mother for the fourth time in her life in 2001. She and her loving husband Vince Gill welcomed their first child together on 12th of March and that time it was a daughter and they named her Corrina Grant Gill.

Released her first book, Amy Grant's Heart to Heart Bible Stories

1985

Amy Grant is a renowned singer, songwriter and musician from United States. She is also famous for being an author, media personality and actress. As an author, she published her first book Amy Grant's Heart to Heart Bible Stories in 1985.

Won Grammy Awards

1982

Grammy Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the music world and it’s an honor if anyone wins this award. She has also won this award for several times in her life. She won this award for the first time in 1982 for Best Gospel Performance, Contemporary or Inspirational.

Won GMA Dove Awards

1983

In 1983, she got nominated in GMA Dove Awards for the first time in her life. She also won this award that year for Artist of the Year. She also won this award that year for Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year. 

Won Nashville Symphony Harmony Award

1994

Five times Grammy Awards winner and the graduate of Harpeth Hall, Amy Grant is a renowned singer, songwriter and musician from United States. In 1994, she was honored with Nashville Symphony Harmony Award. She also won St. John University Pax Christi Award that year.