Who is Jeremy Camp?
Jeremy Camp is an American Grammy-nominated contemporary Christian music singer and songwriter. As of January 2020, Camp had topped the Billboard charts and sold more than five million albums in the USA.
The Lafayette, Indiana singer has released eleven albums, four of them RIAA-certified as Gold, and two live albums. In his music career, Camp has won five GMA Dove Awards and also been nominated for three American Music Awards. In 2010, he was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Pop/Contemporary Gospel Album for his album Speaking Louder Than Before. I Still Believe a 2020 Christian romantic drama film, is based on the life of Camp and his first wife Melissa. Melissa was diagnosed with ovarian cancer before they married and later died.
The film premiered at ArcLight Hollywood on March 7, 2020, and theatrically released in the United States on March 13, 2020.
Camp has also authored an autobiography, I Still Believe (2013, Tyndale) and toured the world, sharing his music in more than 36 countries, and his organization, Speaking Louder Ministries, has allowed him to travel to Brazil, Guatemala, Ukraine, Japan, and Kyrgyzstan.
How Old is Jeremy Camp?
Jeremy Thomas Camp is 42 years old as of 2020. He was born on January 12, 1978, in Lafayette, Indiana, U.S.
Jeremy Camp Family
Camp was born to the pastor at Harvest Chapel (associated with Calvary Chapel in Costa Mesa, California), Tom. His father taught him how to play guitar.
Jeremy Camp Education
After high school, Camp attended Calvary Chapel Bible College in Murrieta, California. He studied at the institution for two years and he earned an associate of theology degree. While in school, one of the worship leaders heard him play in the school kitchen. He then urged Camp to become part of the worship team. Sooner, Camp led worship and he played all over Southern California.
Jeremy Camp Wife
Camp has been married twice. He was first married to Melissa Lynn Henning-Camp and later married Adrienne Liesching
Camp married his first wife Melissa on October 21, 2000. Shortly before their marriage, Melissa had been diagnosed with ovarian cancer. She died on February 5, 2001. At this time, Camp was 23 while Henning was 21. Most of Camp’s early songs reflect the emotional ordeal of her illness. After her death, Camp’s first song was “I Still Believe” His song Walk by Faith was written during their honeymoon.
In March 2020, a film based on Cap’s romance with Melissa, I Still Believe was released.
Jeremy married former frontwoman for The Benjamin Gate Adrienne Liesching on December 15, 2003.
Jeremy Camp Kids
Camp has three children with his second wife. They have two daughters, Isabella “Bella” Rose Camp (born September 25, 2004), Arianne “Arie” Mae Camp (born April 5, 2006), and as son Egan Thomas Camp (born August 17, 2011). In 2009, the couple has announced that they were expecting a child but they suffered a miscarriage at three months.
Jeremy Camp I Still Believe
I Still Believe a 2020 Christian romantic drama film, is based on the life of Camp and his first wife Melissa. The film premiered at ArcLight Hollywood on March 7, 2020, and theatrically released in the United States on March 13, 2020.
Jeremy Camp Songs
Camp has songs in the following albums:
- Burden Me (2000)
- Stay (2002)
- Carried Me: The Worship Project (2004)
- Restored (2004)
- Beyond Measure (2006)
- Speaking Louder Than Before (2008)
- We Cry Out: The Worship Project (2010)
- Christmas: God With Us (2012)
- Reckless (2013)
- I Will Follow (2015)
- The Answer (2017)
- The Story’s Not Over (2019)
Jeremy Camp Net Worth
The musician and songwriter has an estimated net worth of $8 million.