| Lamar Campbell|
Spirit of Praise
| February 13, 1964 (age 51)
Indianapolis, Indiana (1964-02-13) |
gospel, traditional black gospel, urban contemporary gospel
New Song New Sound, The Praise Collection, Lamar Campbell And Spirit Of Praise, From The Heart
Capitol Christian Music Group, Tyscot Records
Spirit of Praise, GMWA Women of Worship, Gospel Music Worksho, Chicago Mass Choir, Dynamic Praise
Millard Lamar Campbell
Lamar Campbell (born February 13, 1964 as Millard Lamar Campbell II) is an American gospel musician. He started his music career, in 1995, with Spirit of Praise that are based out of Indianapolis, Indiana. They have released nine albums with six of them charting on the Billboard magazine Gospel Albums chart. He has released albums with a few labels, such as the following: Tyscot, EMI Gospel, Alliant, NuSpring, Soul Stride
Campbell was born Millard Lamar Campbell, on February 13, 1964 in Indianapolis, Indiana. His parents reared him in the Haughville Seventh Day Adventist Church, where he learned how to play some musical instruments. He is a graduate of Broad Ripple High School, and went on to Butler University. Campbell was a minister of music in 1987, but he did not compose the Spirit of Praise until 1995, while he was at Light of the World Church, as their music minister.
His music career began in 1995, with the release of Ready by Tyscot Records on April 16, 1995, yet this did not chart. The next album, Lamar Campbell & Spirit of Praise, was released on May 19, 1998 by EMI Gospel. This was his breakthrough release on the Billboard magazine Gospel Albums chart, which he would get five more albums to chart on that particular chart. He has released albums with five labels, Tyscot Records, EMI Gospel, Alliant Records, NuSpring Records, and Soul Stride Records.
Lamar Campbell (musician) Wikipedia