"Love Take Me Over" gives Chapman 48th career No. 1 at Christian radio; Chapman to join other celebrities in Walt Disney World’s Candlelight Processional
Nashville, Tenn. (December 17, 2013) – Five-time GRAMMY® winner and highly acclaimed singer-songwriter Steven Curtis Chapman wrapped a successful media run over the weekend in support of his new album The Glorious Unfolding, his Christmas album JOY and his GRAMMY®-nominated single “Love Take Me Over.”
Chapman first appeared on “The Sean Hannity Show,” the second most listened to radio talk show in America. Chapman later performed his hit single “Love Take Me Over,” on CBN’s 700 Club. The song was recently nominated for a GRAMMY® Award for Best Contemporary Christian Song and hit No. 1 on the Christian AC Indicator chart, giving Chapman his 48th No. 1 single. Wrapping the weekend with dual performances on the highly rated talk show Fox & Friends, Chapman performed “Love Take Me Over” live on air and his cherished Christmas hit, “Christmas Time Again,” on the After the Show Show.
Continuing in the spirit of Christmas, Chapman will attend Walt Disney World’s Candlelight Processional, a cherished celebration of Christmas and the Christmas story as told by celebrity narrators, a 50-piece orchestra and a mass choir. Joining the ranks of Gary Sinise, Neil Patrick Harris, Trace Adkins, Whoopi Goldberg and Amy Grant, Chapman will share the Christmas story December 23-25, 2013 in the month-long celebration.
Chapman will launch his 2014 edition of "The Glorious Unfolding Tour" in February featuring special guests The Afters and Josh Wilson. For more information, visit www.stevencurtischapman.com.
About Steven Curtis Chapman
Steven Curtis Chapman has sold nearly eleven million records including two RIAA certified platinum albums and eight RIAA certified gold albums. Along with his five GRAMMY® awards and 17 nominations, Chapman has won an American Award, has recorded 48 No. 1 U.S. radio hits and been awarded 58 Dove Awards, more than any other artist to date. Since his recording career began in 1987, Chapman has recorded seventeen projects. He has performed at the White House and has appeared on multiple national programs via CBS, NBC, ABC, CNN, MSNBC, CMT, FOX News, the Hallmark Channel and E!, including Good Morning America, Larry King Live, Fox & Friends, Huckabee, CBS Sunday Morning, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and more. Chapman and his wife Mary Beth created Show Hope after bringing their first adopted daughter, Shaohannah, home from China in 2001. The ministry’s goal is to raise awareness about orphan care as well as to help families reduce the financial barrier of adoption. Now celebrating its 10th year of service, Show Hope has provided adoption grants to more than 4,000 families wishing to adopt orphans from around the world. Visit www.ShowHope.org.