Chapmans, The


  • From Springfield, Missouri. (Originally from Denver, Colorado)
  • Formed in 1989 by Bill and Patti Chapman (dad and mom) and three sons, John, Jeremy and Jason.
  • 1994, moved to Missouri and were regulars at Silver Dollar City, near Branson.
  • 1998, won the SPBGMA International Bluegrass Band Championship in Nashville.
  • 1999, released Notes From Home album (Pinecastle).
  • 2001, released Follow Me album (Pinecastle).
  • 2002, won IBMA award for Emerging Artist of the Year.
  • 2005, released Simple Man album (Pinecastle).
  • They created on online TV program called “Chap TV.”
  • 2010, released Grown Up (A Revisionist History) album on Compass Records.
  • They currently own and operate a music store called The Acoustic Shoppe in Springfield, Missouri.