Among the many inspirational Christian music songwriters in the world, Chris Tomlin holds a special position. He is also a worship leader, and he holds a US nationality. His first solo by the name ‘The Noise We Makes’ was released in the year 2001. He has been able to release fifteen different projects. Here is a quick summary of net worth, career and earnings of Chris Tomlin in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Chris whose birth names are Christopher Dwayne Tomlin. He was born in the year 1972 on May 4th. His place of birth was in Grand Saline City. This is in the United States. His father, Connie Tomlin did gift him his first guitar. Using this guitar, he did learn how to play it well. His mother was known as Donna Tomlin. He has two siblings by the name Cory Tomlin and Ryan Tomlin. He did school at Saline High School. He later did join Texas A & M University. Here, he did study physical therapy.
He has been able to enjoy stability in his marriage. He has been to one beauty by the name of Lauren Bricken. They have been living happily together. The couple has been blessed with a daughter. The name of the baby girl is Ashlyn Alexandra Tomlin.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Chris did release his first recording in the year 2001. This recording had the title ‘The Noise We Make.’ This song did get very positive reviews, and it was considered one of the best albums. Interestingly, he does not depend alone while creating his music. He has a band that has been of much help to him. The band has different instruments that they play whenever they are writing the songs. His album by the name ‘Arriving’ did peak at position three on Top Christian Albums charts.
His skills in the music world have seen him win various awards as well as get the nomination to various awards. He has been nominated to Grammy Awards for more than twelve times. He has bagged Grammy Award in the category ‘Best Contemporary Christian Music Album.’ His fifth studio album by the name ‘Hello Love’ did rank position two on Top Christian Album charts. His recording ‘Glory in the highest’ which got to be released in the year 2009 did reach position one on the billboard. In the year 2013, his song ‘Burning Lights’ ranked position 1 and 2on the United States Billboard 200 charts and also US Christian Album Charts respectively.
Net Worth & Earnings
Chris Tomlin net worth is estimated to be over $3 million. This wealth has been made from the many albums he sells. Also, he has been able to perform in different shows. It is estimated that he does earn between $500 and $1million per album on sales. His songs have been played in over three million times in churches.
Chris has built himself as among the top-notch Christian musicians of all time. His songs have been rated as being among the best worship songs. So far, he has been able to release fifteen albums. His latest in 2018 is ‘Resurrection Power.’