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Steven Curtis Chapman Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Children

Steven Curtis Chapman Quick Info
Height 5 ft 8 in
Weight 60 kg
Date of Birth November 21, 1962
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Eye Color Blue

Steven Curtis Chapman is an American singer, musician, songwriter, record producer, actor, voice actor, author, and social activist. One of the most noted artists in Christian music, his discography consists of a number of albums and tracks such as First HandThe Great AdventureHeaven in the Real WorldMore to This LifeThe Music of Christmas, For the Sake of the CallReal Life Conversations, The Live AdventureJoy, All I Really Want for ChristmasAll About LoveDeclarationSigns of Life, SpeechlessI Will Not Go Quietly, Signs of LifeAll Things NewRemember to Remember, This Moment, Deep Roots, The Glorious Unfolding, Deeper Roots: Where the Bluegrass Grows, Worship and BelieveReal Life Medley, Still, Long Way Home, and Beauty Will Rise.

Born Name

Steven Curtis Chapman

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Steven Curtis Chapman as seen while performing live in 2004
Steven Curtis Chapman as seen while performing live in 2004 (klndonnelly / Flickr / CC BY 2.0 DEED)

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Born Place

Paducah, McCracken County, Kentucky, United States


Franklin, Williamson County, Tennessee, United States





Steven Curtis Chapman graduated from Heath High School and then enrolled as a pre-med student at Georgetown College in Kentucky. Later on, he transferred to Anderson College located in Indiana but eventually dropped out and went to Nashville in order to pursue his passion for music.

For a brief time, he attended Belmont University situated in Nashville, Tennessee.


Singer, Musician, Songwriter, Record Producer, Actor, Voice Actor, Author, Social Activist


  • Father – Herb Chapman (Guitar teacher who has owned a music store in Paducah)
  • Mother – Judy Chapman
  • Siblings – Herb Jr. (Older Brother), Jim Chapman (Older Brother) (Musician, Bass vocalist in the 1990s country music group 4 Runner)
  • Others – Jillian Anita Chapman (Daughter-In-Law, known professionally as Jillian Edwards) (Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Guitarist), Tanner Richards (Son-In-Law), Eiley Eliza Richards (Granddaughter)


Steven Curtis Chapman has been signed with Creative Trust, Inc., Talent Management Company, Brentwood, Williamson County, Tennessee, United States.


Contemporary Christian Music


Vocals, Guitar, Piano


Sparrow Records, EMI, Epic, PolyEast Records, Sony BMG, Provident



Steven Curtis Chapman as seen while performing in 2004
Steven Curtis Chapman as seen while performing in 2004 (Runner1928 / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0 DEED)


5 ft 8 in or 173 cm


60 kg or 132 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Steven Curtis Chapman has dated –

  1. Mary Beth Chapman (1983-Present) – In 1984, he got married to Mary Beth Chapman (née Chapman) whom he met at Anderson University in Anderson, Indiana. Upon meeting in 1983, he reportedly joked, “Wouldn’t it be funny if we got married? You wouldn’t have to change your last name.” The duo has been blessed with 3 biological children – a daughter named Emily Elizabeth and two sons named Caleb Stevenson and Will Franklin. They also adopted 3 daughters from China, namely, Shaohannah Hope Yan, Stevey Joy Ru, and Maria Sue Chunxi. Maria passed away following a driveway accident on May 21, 2008.

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Distinctive Features

  • Deep-set eyes
  • Wears glasses



Steven Curtis Chapman pictured while giving a performance
Steven Curtis Chapman pictured while giving a performance (kwanie / Flickr / CC BY 2.0 DEED)

Steven Curtis Chapman Facts

  1. On June 15, 1987, he released his debut album First Hand through Sparrow Records and it includes songs like Hiding PlaceWeak DaysDo They KnowMy Redeemer Is Faithful and True, and Dying to Live.
  2. Steven Curtis Chapman released his third album titled More to This Life on October 5, 1989, and its tracklist consists of Love You With My LifeWho Makes the RulesWaiting for LightningMore to This LifeOut in the Highways, and Way Beyond the Blue. The album was certified ‘Gold’ by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
  3. On March 4, 2016, he released his 16th studio album Worship and Believe and it consists of songs such as Hallelujah, You Are Good (ft. Matt Maher), Amen, One True God (ft. Chris Tomlin), Who You Say We AreWe Are ListeningKing of Love, More Than ConquerorsSing for You, and others. The album peaked at #4 on the US Christian Albums (Billboard) chart and at #87 on the US Billboard 200 chart.
  4. His memoir titled Between Heaven and the Real World: My Story was released in 2016.

Featured Image by klndonnelly / Flickr / CC BY 2.0 DEED

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