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Mary Chapin Carpenter (born February 21, 1958 in Princeton, New Jersey) is a highly successful country music singer-songwriter and guitarist. According to Songfacts, Carpenter had a fairly privileged upper middle class upbringing. Her father was at least partly responsible for her embarking on a musical career. The song "House of Cards" was inspired by the divorce of her parents when she was sixteen.

One of her most widely known singles is "Passionate Kisses" (written by fellow… read more

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  • Avatar for vamborulesok
    This song got me into 'New Country' back in the 90's. Outstanding!
  • Avatar for henry352
    "Down At The Twist And Shout" makes me happy every time :')
  • Avatar for vargas_girl
    What an amazing artist...her voice & her songwriting are on point. I grew up listening to her and I feel very fornuate. I'm not usually a country music fan per say, but I would be if more female musicians in that category had half of her tenacity, originality and and talent. Also, I love her strong feminist leanings, taught me not to take crap from any man at a young age.
  • Avatar for vanillaskiesx
    Severely underrated.
  • Avatar for shine_sunfish
    New Album (Ashes and Roses) is great!
  • Avatar for MyMusicMyDivas
    I Never Fall in Love Again...
  • Avatar for Salonni
    10,000 Miles s2
  • Avatar for tndrft54
    One of my favorite artist ... love the music ...
  • Avatar for Lady3gal3ntin3
    she makes me nostalgic every time I listen to her songs...reminding my days w/ her songs n my teenage dreams...her voice...it's just wonderful!
  • Avatar for sleeve_face
    I can't help it, but this woman is absolut wonderful!

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