Thomas Rhett Akins is a singer and song writer who is a Native American. He has followed his father Rhett Akins who is also a singer. His father’s renowned image gave him an exposer to the music industry he was highly influenced by singers like Tim Mc. Grew and Brooks and Dorn. He was determined to make his career in music industry from his childhood which also made him to quit his college degree. He is a husband and a father too and earned a prestige life his father in industry at such a young age with eight chart topping singles. He says “people will enjoy your music only if you enjoy making it “. Here is a quick summary of Thomas Rhett’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Thomas Rhett Early Life
Thomas Rhett Akins was born on March 30, 1990 at Valdosta, Georgia. He had a keen interest in musical instruments and learned to play drums at his teen age while he was in junior high school. His interest grew up in music and he started performing on stage with his father and adversely affected his studies. He dedicated himself to music and left collage at 20. He received his first song writing consignment by a ‘Big Machine lapel group ‘while performing at a club. He got his breakthrough in the industry and later he wrote a number of songs for the company. Thomas got married on October 12, 2012 to his childhood love Lauren Akins.
Thomas Rhett Career, Awards & Achievement
Rhett’s first song was (“I ain’t ready to quit “) for EMI in the year 2010 and soon he hit the floor with his debut single in the year of 2011 with a song named “something to do with my hands “. but he considers 2013 as the best year of his career when he gave back to back hit songs (“It goes like this “ get me some of that “ and “ make me wanna “ .) Which ranked in top 10 on the billboard. His song “crash and burn “brought him enormous for following as it was top on billboard’s country airplay chart. Recently in 2017 he launched his third studio – album life change. Marin Morris featured in the single “ craving you “.
Award and Achievements
The first award he won is favourite country albums award in the year of 2015 for his album “tangled up “. He won the same award in the year of 2017 for his another album “Life change “. Recently on March 8, 2018 has won the Heart Radio Music award for the country artist of the year where he was nominated with other music artists like Blake Shelton, Jason Andean, Luke Bryan and Sam hunt. Rhett has won it for the second year in a row.
His song “unforgettable “was nominated for the country song of the year along with san hunt’s body like a back road “. Jon padre’s “Dirty on my Boots “, Luke combs’ “Hurricane” and Dustin Lynch’s “small Town boy.
Net worth of Thomas Rhett
Thomas Rhett has a net worth of around $6.5 million. His Net worth is exceeding continuously and is likely to reach a new height because of his young age he has an ocean of limitless opportunities and years of work to come in his life.
In addition to singing he has written and co-written lots of hits which contribute in his net worth.
Thomas Rhett is following the legacy of his father and becoming a superstar like him but it is not false to predict he has his own legacy to make and can achieve the heights as 7/10 of his songs have reached to top of country airplay chart . He is the fastest growing superstar in country music.