Chris Tomlin Biography
Christopher Dwayne Tomlin is a contemporary Christian music (CCM) artist, worship leader, and songwriter from the United States of America. He was born on 4 May 1972 in Grand Saline, Texas to Connie and Donna Tomlin. He is an elder brother to Ryan and Cory. Tomlin learned guitar from Willie Nelson records and wrote first worship song at the age of fourteen. He attended Tyler Junior College as well as Texas A&M University. He was a worship leader in various church camps in mid-1990's.
Tomlin is a married man. He married his long-term girlfriend Lauren Bricken on 9 November 2010 in a beautiful wedding ceremony and ever since they are enjoying their marital relationship happily. They married on November 9, 2010, and there is no sign of their divorce.
They have two children and both are daughters, first is Madison Amore Tomlin born on September 22, 2011, and Ashlyn Alexandra Tomlin on October 7, 2014. There is no rumor about his extra marital affair. He has the net worth of $2 million dollars and there is no exact information about his salary but he might have the salary in thousands of dollars.
Tomlin was nominated for Grammy awards for seven times and won Best Contemporary Christian Music Album for "If Our God Is For Us" in 2012. He has a record on nominations for Dove Awards for 32 times and holding the title for 19 times.
He is active on Twitter and Instagram. His first album was the "noise", which was released on 2001 that succeeded to rank the top position at the worship song lists. Although Tomlin is a solo artist, he also uses band lineup and plays guitar as well as piano for his band.
Tomlin's five songs, that he wrote himself were included in Christian Copyright Licensing International's list of the top 25 worship songs in the US in August 2007. In May 2008 he left The Austin Stone Community Church, to start a new church in Atlanta, Georgia in which he was one of the worship leaders.Edit
Born in Grand Saline, Texas, US
Chris was born in Grand Saline, Texas, U.S.A. to Connie and Donna Tomlin. He is a elder brother to Ryan and Cory. Tomlin learned guitar by playing along with Willie Nelson records and wrote the first worship song at the age of fourteen.Edit
first album The noise we make
Tomlin first album 'the noise we make' was released in 2001. The songs in this album reached the number one position at worship song lists. Although Tomlin is a solo artist, he also uses band lineup and plays guitar and piano with his band.Edit
Married Lauren Bricken
Tomlin is a married man and lives happily with his wife Lauren Bricken. They married on November 9, 2010, and there is no sign of divorce.There is no rumor about his extra marital affair. They have two daughters together.Edit
Gave birth to first child Madison Amore Tomlin
Tomlin is a married man and lives happily with his wife Lauren Bricken. They have two daughters together, Madison Amore Tomlin born on September 22, 2011 and Ashlyn Alexandra Tomlin, born on October 7, 2014.Edit
Won Billboard Music Awards
Tomlin was nominated in Billboard Music Awards in three categories and won two titles. He won Top Christian artist and Top Christian song for 'song of our god'. And his album and 'if our God is for us' nominated once.Edit
Won Dove awards
He nominated for record of 32 times for Dove Awards and won 19 times out of them. He was nominated and titled for other several awards. In 013, he won two categories 'Praise and worship album of the year' and 'Special event album of the year'.Edit