Debby Boone is an American singer, author, and actress. She is best known for her 1977 hit, "You Light Up My Life", which spent ten weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and led to her winning the following year. Most of the songs on Choose Life were written by Michael and Stormie Omatian: the former also produced the album. The album hit #7 on the Top Contemporary Christian charts.