Tracy Chapman

NAME: Tracy Chapman

BORN: March 20, 1964

COMMUNITY AFFILIATIONS: born...Cleveland, Ohio (Cuyahoga County)

EDUCATION: attended, Tufts University, anthropology

FAST FACTS:

Chapman's first album, Tracy Chapman (1988) sold over 10 million copies worldwide, resulting in three 1989 Grammies.

Chapman was a musical participant in Amnesty International's Human Rights Tour and London's Freedomfest honoring Nelson Mandela.