Virginia Leigh "Ginny" Owens is a contemporary Christian music singer/songwriter who is also blind. Owens had three albums chart on Billboard albums charts in the late 1990s and 2000s. She is best known for the song "If You Want Me To".
Owens was born in Jackson, Mississippi, with poor eyesight and has been blind since the age of two. She earned her bachelor of music education in 1997 from Belmont University, but found that most people were skeptical about hiring a blind music teacher. She entered the music business by writing songs for Michael Puryear's Final Four Publishing, which led to a number of labels competing for her, before she chose Rocketown Records. She concentrated in singing and songwriting and began making CDs, and has been producing them since 1999 with Rocketown Records, a label under Michael W. Smith. Owens won the Nashville "Lilith Fair '99 Talent Search", which earned her a spot singing at thatЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Without Condition [20.07.1999, альбом]
- Something More [2002, альбом]
- Beautiful [06.04.2004, альбом]
- Long Way Home [11.10.2005, альбом]
- Wonderful Wonder [10.03.2006, сингл]
- Say Amen... Hymns & Songs of Faith [20.10.2009, альбом]
- Get In, I’m Drivin’ [09.09.2011, альбом]
- I Know a Secret [10.11.2014, альбом]
- Blueprint [19.11.2002]
- Live From New Orleans [03.05.2005]
- If You Want Me To: The Best of Ginny Owens [сборник]