Nashville, TN (Jeremy Camp Official Website) - Award-winning singer/songwriter Jeremy Camp
closed 2005 in gold. Camp's first two releases with BEC Recordings, his debut Stay and the fan follow-up Carried Me: The Worship Project, have both been certified Gold, according to the RIAA/Recording Industry
Association of America, shipping more than 500,000 units. His current release, Restored, is close to Gold certification, making Camp's music and videos to ship well over 1,500,000 copies in less than three years.
Camp also garnered the number one spot in R&R Magazine's year-end charts. The magazine recently announced Camp's No. 1 hit single, 'Take You Back,' scored top ranking as the No.1 'Song Of The Year' for both its AC and CHR formats. On the Christian Radio Weekly/CRW year-end charts, Camp scored the AC and CHR top spots for 'Take You Back' and 'Lay Down My Pride,' respectively. He also was voted the Best Male Artist in the 2005 Reader's Choice Christian Music Awards for Christianity Today. All results can be found at www.christianitytoday.com/music/reviews/2005/2005readerschoice.html.
Constantly on the road for his fans, Camp finished headlining his Restored Tour, which was one of the most successful tours last fall. This was the third headlining tour of his career thus far. Performing to thousands of people in 2005 at his tours and festivals, Camp will find himself back on the road this year, headlining a 13-date acoustic tour, The Live Unplugged Tour, this March with Bethany Dillon opening. Tour dates are listed below.
With already over 90,000 units sold for the recent DVD/CD release, Live Unplugged: Jeremy Camp, stellar reviews have been pouring in about the project:
'For a trip straight into the heart of Jeremy Camp loaded with his most moving songs, this is the ultimate visual and audio archive.' –ChristianityToday.com/Christian Music Today
'This is the ultimate must-have collection all listeners will treasure,' - CCM
'This album displays worship as it was meant to be – impactful, compassionate, thought-provoking, and true.' – JesusFreakHideout.com
Spring 2006 Live Unplugged Tour: 3/2/06 – Sioux Falls, SD 3/3/06 – St. Paul, MN 3/4/06 – Rapid City, SD 3/9/06 – Omaha. NE 3/10/06 – Elkhart, IN 3/11/06 – Muncie, IN 3/15/06 – Toledo, OH 3/16/06 – Lexington, KY 3/17/06 – Montgomery, AL 3/18/06 – Tulsa, OK 3/19/06 – Dodge City, KS 3/25/06 – San Francisco, CA 3/26/06 – Irvine, CA
Jeremy Camp, the reigning GMA Dove Award winner for Male Vocalist and New Artist of the Year, released Restored November 16th, 2004 (BEC Recordings), the follow up to his 2002 debut, Stay, and the fan-driven Carried Me: The Worship Project (2004). From sales to radio, from media to touring, this singer/songwriter is continuing to make a definitive mark in the industry with his hit songs and ability to capture audiences of all ages.
With eight No. 1 songs (six from Stay) and four Dove Awards under his belt, Camp has garnered praise from such publications as Billboard, R&R, CRW and ChristianMusicToday.com He has also graced the covers of Pollstar, CCM, Christian Music Planet and Breakaway. He's featured on the Songs Inspired By The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe soundtrack, with his penned single 'Open Up Your Eyes.' Camp's first-ever DVD, 'In24,' released spring of 2004 and his songs have also been featured on many of the WOW projects. For all the latest news on Jeremy Camp, go to www.JeremyCamp.com.