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Mary Chapin Carpenter


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Born: 1958/02/21
Birth Place: Princeton, New Jersey, U.S.
Years Active: 1987–present
Genres: Folk, Country, Rock

Mary Chapin Carpenter was born February 21, 1958 in Princeton, New Jersey and is a folk, and country music artist. Carpenter got her start singing in clubs in Washington D.C before she was discovered and signed to Columbia Records in 1980. Carpenter's debut album, “Hometown Girl,” appeared in 1987 and was marketed as country music. Despite the album not being a huge commercial success, Carpenter developed a small loyal following. 1989 saw Carpenter's second offering, “State of the Heart,” followed by “Shooting Straight in the Dark” in 1990, which yielded the Grammy Award winning single, “Down at the Twist and Shout.” In addition, both albums produced a number of top twenty hi... Continue Bio >>


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