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Jamie Grace Harper is as American contemporary Christian musician, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and actress

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BirthdayNovember 25, 1991
NationalityAmerican
FamousSongwriters, Musicians, Lyricists & Songwriters, Singers, Rappers
City/StateCalifornia, Los Angeles
Boy FriendsAaron Collins
SiblingsMorgan
Known asJamie Grace Harper
Birth PlaceLos Angeles, California
GenderFemale
FatherJames Harper
MotherMona Harper
Sun SignSagittarius
Born inLos Angeles, California
Famous asMusician
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Who is Jamie Grace?

Jamie Grace Harper is a Grammy award nominated American contemporary Christian musician, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and actress. She commenced her journey in singing and acting as a child performing in church and school. With time she became more serious on such performing arts and resolved to build career on music and acting. She created her YouTube channel at around 15 years of age and started posting videos of her songs that with time caught attention of producers and record labels. Such early recognition landed her up as cast member of the television show iShine and subsequent tour with iShine LIVE. Her songs on YouTube eventually drew attention of TobyMac who signed her to his Gotee Records label for a couple of albums. The title track of her debut EP ‘Hold Me’ featuring Mac garnered her popularity apart from earning her a Grammy award nomination and winning her a Dove Award. She furthered her fame with another EP ‘Christmas Together’ and albums ‘One Song at a Time’, ‘Ready to Fly’ and most recently released ‘91. She is also one-part of the pop duo Harper Still with older sister and writing partner Morgan Harper Nichols.

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Childhood & Early Life

She was born on November 25, 1991, in Los Angeles, California, US to Bishop James Henry Harper and Mona Nanette Harper (née, Tellis) both of whom pastor Kingdom City Church in Stone Mountain, Georgia.

Her elder sister Morgan Harper Nichols is an American Christian musician, songwriter, gospel music recording artist and guitarist. Both the sisters were homeschooled while being raised in Atlanta, Georgia. They used to sing and play instruments in school and church as kids.

Jamie completed her graduation earning a bachelor's degree in children's ministry from Point University.

She was diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome at age eleven and also has obsessive–compulsive disorder. She founded ImAFighter.org in her teens to raise awareness and encourage and support children suffering from Tourette syndrome. She also founded the Jamie Grace Foundation and its extension LoveWill.net at a later stage.

Career

She created a YouTube account on August 3, 2007, where she started uploading videos of her songs. With time the videos started garnering attention from producers and record labels and eventually at age 17 she landed up with an acting and singing gig with international Christian-based broadcast TV network TBN’s iShine KNECT show and subsequently started touring with iShine LIVE with the Pop/Hip Hop CD she self-produced.

Christian hip hop recording artist, author, songwriter and music producer TobyMac discovered her in 2010 and later that year she went on to sign to record label Gotee Records founded by TobyMac.

TobyMac produced the first EP of Jamie titled ‘Hold Me’ released through his Gotee Records on February 22, 2011. Its title track featuring TobyMac became quite popular finding place in Christian Hit Radio stations thus garnering Jamie widespread recognition.

Other tracks of ‘Hold Me’ include ‘Into Jesus’ (DC Talk cover), ‘One Song at a Time’ (featuring GabeReal of DiverseCity) and ‘Holding On’ (Lo-fi Version). The music style of Jamie is somewhat unique. She produces specific sound blending elements from pop, folk and hip hop music. Some of her tracks include elements of guest vocalists such as that of TobyMac in ‘Hold Me’ and of GabeReal in ‘One Song at a Time’.

Jesus Freak Hideout declared on May 4, 2011 that Jamie’s first single ‘Hold Me’ garnered the top spot at CHR. In 2012, the single garnered her Grammy Awards nomination for Best Contemporary Christian Music Song. She also earned three nominations at the 2012 Dove Awards finally winning the New Artist of the Year award.

The track ‘Hold Me’ also found place in Jamie’s first album titled ‘One Song at a Time’ that released through Gotee Records on September 20, 2011. The album that consist of 11 tracks received generally positive reviews from critics and peaked at #4 on the US Christian Albums (Billboard) chart and also emerged as the 84th most sold album in the US. It garnered the Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year nomination at the 2012 Dove Awards.

She came up with her second EP ‘Christmas Together’ released through Gotee Records on November 29, 2011. Tracks of the EP include ‘Christmas Together’, ‘Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late)’, ‘O Come, O Come Emmanuel’ and ‘What Child Is This?’

While working on her singing pursuits, Jamie forayed into acting. She played Rachel in the October 4, 2013 released Christian musical drama film ‘Grace Unplugged’ that starred AJ Michalka, Kevin Pollak and James Denton. The following year she featured in the May 2 released drama, sci-fi, thriller movie ‘Rumors of Wars’.

The second studio album of this talented singer titled ‘Ready to Fly’ was released via Gotee Records on January 28, 2014. Produced by Christopher Stevens and David Garcia, the album consists of 14 tracks including ‘Just a Friend’ featuring Jose "Manwell" Reyes; ‘White Boots’ featuring Morgan Harper Nichols; and ‘Fighter (Acoustic) – Bonus Track’ featuring Jason Crabb.

‘Ready to Fly’ received critical acclaim and peaked at #3 on the US Christian Albums (Billboard) chart and at #32 on the US Billboard 200 chart.

The Winter Jam Tour Spectacular, the largest annual Christian music tour of the US founded by American contemporary Christian music group ‘NewSong’ celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2015. That year the tour was divided into two areas - the West Coast tour and East Coast tour. Jamie remained part of the West Coast tour that was held from November 6 to 16 of that year.

Jamie departed from Gotee Records, an announcement on which was made by her and her sister in August 2016. English singer and songwriter Adele praised Jamie’s voice when the latter sang a cover of Elvis Presley’s ‘I Can't Help Falling in Love With You’ at an Adele concert held that year.

Jamie released the song ‘Party Like a Princess’ to most of the leading streaming services on November 25, 2016, marking her 25th birthday. It was also spawned as a promotional single for her forthcoming third studio album.

She released the track titled ‘The Happy Song’ as the lead single of her third studio album on April 21, 2017. That year on July 11 streaming live on YouTube, she declared the name of her third album as '91, as also its release date as September 1, 2017. She uploaded the second single of the album on YouTube titled ‘Daughter of a King’ on July 21 that year. '91 released on its scheduled date and in no time climbed atop the Christian & Gospel charts.

She appeared among the main artists and remained a keynote speaker in the Revolve Tour conducted by the Christian-based live events organization ‘Women of Faith’.

She started her journey with YouTube where her channel presently boasts of having over 87 million views and more than 266 K subscribers. She has also garnered popularity in other social media platforms including in Twitter where she has over 210 K followers and on Instagram where she has amassed more than 281 K followers.

Personal Life

She got engaged to Aaron Collins and made announcement of such engagement on January 25, 2018.

When not working on her music, Jamie co-hosts ‘On The Plate Again ‘, a food & lifestyle podcast with Morgan as also other podcasts namely ‘God Girl’s Club’ and ‘The Jamie Grace Show’.

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Jamie Grace biography timelines

  • // 25th Nov 1991
    She was born on November 25, 1991, in Los Angeles, California, US to Bishop James Henry Harper and Mona Nanette Harper (née, Tellis) both of whom pastor Kingdom City Church in Stone Mountain, Georgia.
  • // 3rd Aug 2007
    She created a YouTube account on August 3, 2007, where she started uploading videos of her songs. With time the videos started garnering attention from producers and record labels and eventually at age 17 she landed up with an acting and singing gig with international Christian-based broadcast TV network TBN’s iShine KNECT show and subsequently started touring with iShine LIVE with the Pop/Hip Hop CD she self-produced.
  • // 2010
    Christian hip hop recording artist, author, songwriter and music producer TobyMac discovered her in 2010 and later that year she went on to sign to record label Gotee Records founded by TobyMac.
  • // 2011
    Jesus Freak Hideout declared on May 4, 2011 that Jamie’s first single ‘Hold Me’ garnered the top spot at CHR. In 2012, the single garnered her Grammy Awards nomination for Best Contemporary Christian Music Song. She also earned three nominations at the 2012 Dove Awards finally winning the New Artist of the Year award.
  • // 22nd Feb 2011
    TobyMac produced the first EP of Jamie titled ‘Hold Me’ released through his Gotee Records on February 22, 2011. Its title track featuring TobyMac became quite popular finding place in Christian Hit Radio stations thus garnering Jamie widespread recognition.
  • // 20th Sep 2011 To 2012
    The track ‘Hold Me’ also found place in Jamie’s first album titled ‘One Song at a Time’ that released through Gotee Records on September 20, 2011. The album that consist of 11 tracks received generally positive reviews from critics and peaked at #4 on the US Christian Albums (Billboard) chart and also emerged as the 84th most sold album in the US. It garnered the Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year nomination at the 2012 Dove Awards.
  • // 29th Nov 2011
    She came up with her second EP ‘Christmas Together’ released through Gotee Records on November 29, 2011. Tracks of the EP include ‘Christmas Together’, ‘Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late)’, ‘O Come, O Come Emmanuel’ and ‘What Child Is This?’
  • // 4th Oct 2013
    While working on her singing pursuits, Jamie forayed into acting. She played Rachel in the October 4, 2013 released Christian musical drama film ‘Grace Unplugged’ that starred AJ Michalka, Kevin Pollak and James Denton. The following year she featured in the May 2 released drama, sci-fi, thriller movie ‘Rumors of Wars’.
  • // 28th Jan 2014
    The second studio album of this talented singer titled ‘Ready to Fly’ was released via Gotee Records on January 28, 2014. Produced by Christopher Stevens and David Garcia, the album consists of 14 tracks including ‘Just a Friend’ featuring Jose "Manwell" Reyes; ‘White Boots’ featuring Morgan Harper Nichols; and ‘Fighter (Acoustic) – Bonus Track’ featuring Jason Crabb.
  • // 2015
    The Winter Jam Tour Spectacular, the largest annual Christian music tour of the US founded by American contemporary Christian music group ‘NewSong’ celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2015. That year the tour was divided into two areas - the West Coast tour and East Coast tour. Jamie remained part of the West Coast tour that was held from November 6 to 16 of that year.
  • // Aug 2016
    Jamie departed from Gotee Records, an announcement on which was made by her and her sister in August 2016. English singer and songwriter Adele praised Jamie’s voice when the latter sang a cover of Elvis Presley’s ‘I Can't Help Falling in Love With You’ at an Adele concert held that year.
  • // 25th Nov 2016
    Jamie released the song ‘Party Like a Princess’ to most of the leading streaming services on November 25, 2016, marking her 25th birthday. It was also spawned as a promotional single for her forthcoming third studio album.
  • // 1st Sep 2017
    She released the track titled ‘The Happy Song’ as the lead single of her third studio album on April 21, 2017. That year on July 11 streaming live on YouTube, she declared the name of her third album as '91, as also its release date as September 1, 2017. She uploaded the second single of the album on YouTube titled ‘Daughter of a King’ on July 21 that year. '91 released on its scheduled date and in no time climbed atop the Christian & Gospel charts.
  • // 25th Jan 2018
    She got engaged to Aaron Collins and made announcement of such engagement on January 25, 2018.

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  • What is Jamie Grace birthday?

    Jamie Grace was born at 1991-11-25

  • Where is Jamie Grace's birth place?

    Jamie Grace was born in Los Angeles, California

  • What is Jamie Grace nationalities?

    Jamie Grace's nationalities is American

  • Who is Jamie Grace boy friends?

    Jamie Grace's boyFriends is Aaron Collins

  • Who is Jamie Grace siblings?

    Jamie Grace's siblings is Morgan

  • Who is Jamie Grace's father?

    Jamie Grace's father is James Harper

  • Who is Jamie Grace's mother?

    Jamie Grace's mother is Mona Harper

  • What is Jamie Grace's sun sign?

    Jamie Grace is Sagittarius

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