Sharon accepted the
Lord at the age of 9 in a small country church. She is the oldest of 4
siblings and has been singing most of her life.
She married Matt
Hardman in September of 1985 and they reside in Logan, Ohio.
Sharon is celebrating
10 years of music ministry as a Nashville Recording Artist.
She recorded her first
CD "My Father Is Still With Me" in 1999 in Nashville and her CD "Teach Me To Love" was accepted on the Eligibility List in Country
Album Category for the Dove Awards.
She was nominated for
Female Artist for CCMA in 2003 & 2004 and Female Horizon Artist for ICGMA
in 2004 & 2005, and has had four songs chart in the Top 20. Her
self-penned single, "Jehovah Three In One", was her first #1 hit in 2004.
In full-time music
ministry and traveling all 48 lower states, 2 Provinces of Canada, Mexico,
and Grand Cayman Islands doing concerts, TV shows and radio interviews,
she has shared the stage with such artists as Mark Lowry, The Wilburns,
New Hinsons, Kevin Spencer and Friends, Joanne Cash (Johnny's sister),
Stella Parton (Dolly's sister), Dottie Rambo, The McRaes, Margo Smith,
Michael English, Connie Smith, Ricky Skaggs, Aaron Tippin, Jimmy Wayne,
Billy Dean, Brenda Lee, Jason Crabb, Point of Grace, Bill Anderson, George
Hamilton IV and many more.
She has recorded six
CD's of which nine songs were released to radio, and has done four
concept videos as seen on GMT and other misc. TV stations. Sharon can be
booked for auditorium and stadium events, churches, fairs, festivals,
women's conferences, etc.
affiliations include National Country Gospel Music Association, CCMA, SGMA,
ICGMA, MCCF and GMA.
Her mission is "To
Share Christ While Serving Others".