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|Birth name||Adrienne Liesching|
|Also known as||Adie|
|Born||12 July 1981|
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
|Genres||Contemporary Christian, pop, pop-rock|
|Associated acts||The Benjamin Gate|
Adrienne "Adie" Camp (née Liesching; born 12 July 1981) is a South African singer and songwriter, who is known as the lead singer of the Christian pop-rock band The Benjamin Gate before the group disbanded in 2003. She briefly contributed to other artist's albums, namely her duet with rapper John Reuben featured on his album Professional Rapper and her background vocals on husband Jeremy Camp's albums Restored and Live Unplugged, after The Benjamin Gate disbanded.
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The Benjamin Gate was a South African Christian rock band formed in 1998 by friends of musician Ben Herbert following his death in a traffic collision. Their name, which was also the name of one the entrances into the original city of Jerusalem, was chosen as a tribute to him.
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She now works under the name "Adie" and released her debut solo album Don't Wait on 26 September 2006. The album was co-produced by her husband Jeremy Camp. Her song "Your Way" climbed into the Top 15 on R&R Magazine's Christian chart in May 2007.Her second release, titled "Just You and Me", was released in March 2010.
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In December, 2003, Liesching married Jeremy Camp. The couple met on a three-month-long tour in 2002.They have two daughters and one son: Isabella 'Bella' Rose Camp (born 25 September 2004), Arianne 'Arie' Mae Camp (born 5 April 2006), and Egan Thomas Camp (born 17 August 2011).
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Just You and Me is the second solo studio album released by Adie on 9 March 2010.
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