CHAMPION is a band from Central, Ohio. The band was formed by lead singer Amante in 2003. Champion is composed of Amante Lacey (Lead vocals, Guitar), Donne Phillips (Keyboard), Matt Goodloe (Bass & guitar), Donnie Reis (Violin & Guitar & Backing Vocals) and Chriss Triplett (Drums).
The latest record, Champion Live, was recorded at Greater Grace in Springfield, OH and produced (at what will later be known as Twelve 3 South Studio, est. 2013) in Tipp City, Ohio. All songs were co-written and produced by the band members at the leadership of Amante Lacey, the group’s founder. Donnie Reis has been tour managing the group, with shows mainly in the Eastern United States and Canada.
Champion songs are becoming standards in worship services being sang around the globe from Paris, France, to London, England to Montreal Canada, and across the U.S.
“Everyone runs; one wins. Run to win.”–Amante Lacey