Chris Tomlin is an inspirational Christian music songwriter and artist as well as a worship leader from the United States of America. He released his debut solo “The Noise We Make” in 2001 and he currently has around 15 different types of projects released. Go on reading to know Chris Tomlin’s net worth in 2018, professional career and personal life below.
Chris Tomlin Early Life
Chris Tomlin’s birth name is Christopher Dwayne Tomlin. He was born on May 4, 1972 in Grand Saline city in Texas, United States. His father Connie Tomlin gave him his first guitar ever which he learned how to play the guitar on it, and his mother’s name is Donna Tomlin.
Chris Tomlin was mostly grown and raised in his hometown, Grand Saline city in Texas. He is the older brother of Cory Tomlin and Ryan Tomlin. Chris Tomlin completed his schooling from the Grand Saline High School. He wanted to study physical therapy and he attended the Texas A&M University after Tyler Junior College.
For his personal life, marriage and children, Chris Tomlin has been married to Lauren Bricken since 2010. Chris and Lauren’s daughter Ashlyn Alexandra Tomlin was born in 2011, after 1 year of their marriage.
Chris Tomlin Career, Awards & Achievement
Chris Tomlin released his professional debut on March 1, 2001 titled “The Noise We Make” which received many great and positive reviews as it was considered as an impressive album to start your career with. He doesn’t work alone on his music as he has band members who play different instruments next to writing songs with him. Chris Tomlin’s album “Arriving” peaked at 3 on the Top Christian Albums chart.
Chris Tomlin’s 5th studio album “Hello Love” ranked at 2 on the Top Christian album charts and at 9 on the Billboard 200 record chart. His debut Christmas album “Glory in the Highest: Christmas Songs of Worship” was released in 2009 and it successfully reached number 1 on the Billboard’s Holiday albums chart. In 2013, Chris Tomlin’s 7th studio album “Burning Lights” was released and it gave him his debut at 1 on 2 charts, the US Billboard 200 chart and the US Christian Albums chart.
Chris Tomlin’s latest single “Resurrection Power” was released in 2018.
Awards & Achievements
Chris Tomlin has a long and great list of award winnings and nominations. According to the Grammy Awards website, he has received over 12 nominations and he has won the Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Christian Music Album for “And If Our God Is for Us…”. Chris Tomlin’s Billboard Music Awards including the Billboard Music Award for Top Christian Artist and the Billboard Music Award for Top Christian Song for “How Great Is Our God”.
Chris Tomlin is probably one of the highest GMA Dove Awards winners, he won more than 19 GMA Dove Awards in the categories of Artist of the Year, Male Vocalist of the Year, Worship Song of the Year, Special Event Album of the Year, Pop/Contemporary Album of the Year, Praise & Worship Album of the Year and the Songwriter of the Year.
Net Worth of Chris Tomlin
The Christian music songwriter, artist and a worshipper Chris Tomlin net worth is about to $2.5 million. He made his wealth from his earnings from the albums he releases and performs. Chris Tomlin earns between $500 thousand and $1 million per album sales only. Confirmed statics show that his songs have been performed in churches in different countries over 3 million times.
Chris Tomlin has been considered as one of the top Christian musicians of all time. His songs are considered as the best worship songs by many. Chris Tomlin has released more than 15 albums, and his latest 2018 single is titled “Resurrection Power”. Chris Tomlin has been happily living with his wife Lauren Bricken.