Caption: Beth Nielsen Chapman
Soundtrack, Actress, Composer
Born: September 14, 1958
Star sign: Virgo
Known for: Where the Heart Is (2000), Message in a Bottle (1999), The Prince of Egypt (1998), Practical Magic (1998)
Beth Nielsen was born in Harlington, Texas, on 14 Septemeber 1958. She began writing songs at age 11. While singing in clubs in Mobile, Alabama, she met The Beach Boys' Bruce Johnston, who encouraged her to move to Nashville to pursue her career. She released her first album, "Hearing it First", in 1980, just after her marriage to Ernest Chapman. ...