TO CONGRATULATE SOUTH CAROLINA NATIVE CHANDLER DAVID MOORE ON CAPTURING A GRAMMY AWARD AT THE 64TH ANNUAL GRAMMY AWARDS CEREMONY.
Whereas, the South Carolina House of Representatives is pleased to learn that singer-songwriter and worship leader Chandler David Moore, a native of Charleston, was named among the winners at the 64th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony, held in Las Vegas, Nevada, on April 3, 2022; and
Whereas, Chandler's win, in the Best Contemporary Christian Music Album category, came as part of his collaboration with Maverick City Music. For this Grammy-winning collaborative album, Old Church Basement with Elevation Worship, Chandler Moore sang "Jireh" alongside Naomi Raine, as well as "Wait on You" with Dante Bowe. Each song debuted as a chart-topper; and
Whereas, Chandler Moore's collaborations on singles and albums have made him a household name in the CCM and gospel music industries. His top collaborative singles include "Man of Your Word" with K.J. Scriven and "Voice of God" with Dante Bowe and Steffany Gretzinger. In addition, Chandler continues to break barriers between the faith-based and mainstream industries by collaborating with mega and pop artists, including Justin Beiber and Tori Kelly; and
Whereas, a 2013 graduate of Charleston's Bishop England High School, Chandler grew up going to church where his father was a pastor and came to have a personal relationship with the Lord at a young age. He went on to become a background vocalist for Travis Green and Tye Tribbett and soon began penning songs for Bri Babineaux and Tye Tribbett. Additionally, he has begun actively pursuing a solo career, releasing several singles leading up to his first solo album, Feelings, in 2020; and
Whereas, Chandler Moore is blessed with strong family support in his beautiful wife, Hannah; three wonderful children; his parents, Bishop Brian D. and Elder Jametta Chandler Moore; his sister, Chayla Danielle Moore; his maternal grandparents, James P. Chandler and Jessie Henry Chandler; his paternal grandmother, Constance L. Farrow; and one all-time favorite aunt, Evelyn Henry Bookhart; and
Whereas, on Sunday, May 15, 2022, at Life Center Church in North Charleston (Chandler's home church), a time has been set aside for a special musical worship service in which Chandler will share some of his music; and
Whereas, this young man's pursuit in life is simple: to live a life worthy of his calling. Now, therefore,
Be it resolved by the House of Representatives:
That the members of the South Carolina House of Representatives, by this resolution, congratulate South Carolina native Chandler David Moore on capturing a Grammy Award at the 64th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony.
Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be presented to Chandler David Moore.