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Black Female Christian Singer - Inspirational Jamie Grace

Updated on December 15, 2017

Jamie Grace

Jamie Grace is one of my favorite young black Christian female artist. Jamie Grace is indeed a blessing and an inspiration to millions of young Christian women, girls, youth and kids throughout the world.

Her songs are not only meaningful but her unique musical style of combining elements of hip hop, folk and pop in one distinct sound makes this black female Christian singer and songwriter's music simply awesome.

So who really is Jamie Grace? Jamie Grace Harper is a contemporary Christian musician (singer-songwriter), actress and speaker. Her life story, music and the messages have touched, inspired and motivated millions of kids and teens (especially females), not only in the United States, but all over the world.

I am writing thing hub in gratitude to God for the life of Jamie Grace and the skills and talents she has that has blessed us. One of her greatest fan in this part of the world is my 17-year-old daughter. At 17, in senior high school, accepted Jesus as her Lord and Savior at age 7, had come through a difficulty life, no boyfriend and she kind of identifies herself with Jamie Grace’s messages in the songs and videos she posts online.

"Hold Me" by Jamie Grace, featuring TobyMac

Jamie Grace's Childhood

Jamie Grace Harpoer was born on 25 November, 1991 in Atlanta, Georgia to parents James and Mona Harper, who are Pastors and co-founders of Kingdom City Church.

Jamie Grace learned to sing and play musical instruments from an early age, singing both in the Church and at home, with her older sister. Her upbringing in the Christian faith is evident in the young woman’s life.

In her songs and videos, Jamie Grace talks about the struggles she went through at age 11 when diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome and how trusting God and being in His love and grace has brought her this far.

Jamie Grace graduated from Point University in May 2012 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Child and Youth Development. Combining this with her Christian musical career as a singer, songwriter, speaker and actress, she has not only touched the lives and motivated those in the U.S.A but across the world. Kids and teens love Jamie Grace, her music and her message of hope and waiting upon God.

How Jamie Grace's Musical Talent was Discovered

Since 2006, Jamie Grace posted her videos on YouTube. God’s timing to release her from the stall to bless the world’s teenagers with music came 4 years later in 2010, when she got “discovered” by TobyMac (via her YouTube channel) and signed her to his label Gotee Records. Jamie Grace became an overnight success when she released her first hit single “Hold Me”, featuring TobyMac, in February 2011.

Since then, Jame Grace's popularity has soared. She is now one of the best female Christian singers blessing the world through her music.

'Beautiful Day" - Jamie Grace

Albums & Films

Jamie Grace has released three 93) albums so far. Her debut album "One Song At a Time" was released in September 2011.

Her second album “Ready To Fly” was released in January 2014.

Her third album titled '91 was released on 01 September, 2017.

She had two extended play record (EPs) and they are "Hole Me" released in February 2011 and "Christmas Together" released in November, 2011.

Her singles are:

  • Hold Me (featuring TobyMac) - 2011
  • You Lead - 2011
  • Christmas Together - 2011
  • Come to Me (featuring Joanne Cash) - 2012
  • Holding on - 2012
  • Beautiful Day - 2013
  • Do Life Big - 2013
  • Party Like a Princess - 2016
  • The Happy Song - 2017
  • Daughter of a King - 2017

Jamie Grace also acted in the 2013 Christian musical drama film "Grace Unplugged" as Rachael and also in "Rumors of Wars" in 2014.


Jamie Grace’s hit single “Hold Me”, featuring TobyMac was nominated in the 2012 54th Grammy Awards in the categories ‘Best Contemporary Christian Music Song’. She was also nominated in the 2012 Dove Awards for ‘Song of the Year’, ‘New Artist of the Year’, ‘Pop/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year’ and ‘Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year’. She won the 2012 Dove Award for New Artist of the Year.

Where to Buy Jamie Grace's Latest Album

Jamie Grace's Official Website

Jamie Grace's official website is Songs from her latest album are now available on AppStore, Google Play, Amazon Music and you can listen on Spotify.



2. Jamie Grace's official website

God Girl by Jamie Grace

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