Contemporary Christian music singer Chris Tomlin grew up listening to country and western music. He first wrote a worship song just at the age of 14 and now, he has established himself as a well-known artist in the music industry.
Alongside a thriving career as a singer-songwriter, Chris is also happily married to his wife with 3 kids.
Here let’s dive into the life of Chris and know about his love life, children, earnings, and family.
Wife And Children Of Chris Tomlin
The popular Christian singer-songwriter, Chris Tomlin tied the knot with his wife Lauren Bricken on 9 November 2010.
Chris first met his lady love through a mutual friend in Atlanta and had a rocky start. Chris wasn’t ready for commitment.
So, despite landing in her dream job, marketing during her 20’s Lauren realized she was not really happy with her personal life as she was the last one standing among her married friends.
But as the saying goes “what’s meant to be will always find a way”, Chris Tomlin and his beloved Lauren Bricken eventually tied the knot later in life when Chris was 38 years old and Lauren was 30 years old in terms of age.
Chris proposed to his wife Lauren in Guatemala where he surprised her with an intimate evening in the back room of a restaurant. After they got engaged in Guatemala the duo got married in Hawaii.
Only after one month of their wedding Lauren got pregnant with their first baby. The duo welcomed their first daughter Ashlyn Alexandra Tomlin on 22 September 2011. Ashley was joined by her younger sister Madison Amore Tomlin on 7 October 2014. The family of 4 then became the family of 5 on Monday, 14 December 2020 after they were joined by their third daughter, Elle Grace Tomlin.
He even created a Christmas song named “A Miracle Of Love” which was inspired by his wife’s pregnancy with the 3rd kid.
What Is The Net Worth Of Chris Tomlin?
American singer Chris was first given a guitar by his dad Connie. He learned to play guitar along with Willie Nelson’s records soon then he wrote his first worship song just at the age of 14.
He independently released his song “Inside Your Love” in the year 1995. Likewise, Chris’s first national solo project was released in the year 2001.
Chris has bagged several awards like Billboard Music Awards, GMA Dover Awards, and Grammy awards for his album, “And If Our God Is For Us”. His other songs to win GMA Dove Awards are Arriving, Holy Is The Lord, How Great Is Our God, WOW Christmas: Green, Made To Worship, See The Morning, Hello Love, Burning Lights, Passion: Everything Glorious, Passion: God Of This City, and Never Lose Sight.
Chris Tomlin linked up with country pals Thomas Rhett and Florida Georgia Line for a feel-good performance on their hit song “Thank You Lord” on Today.
As a singer-songwriter and worship leader Chris Tomlin musters net worth of about $2 million as of now.
Bio: Early Life And Family
Chris Tomlin was born on 4 May 1972 to father Connie Tomlin and mother Donna Tomlin in Grand Saline, Texas.
He has two younger brothers as his siblings namely Ryan Tomlin and Cory Tomlin from his parents.
Chris went to Grand Saline High School and after graduation, he attended Tyler Junior College. He then joined Texas A&M University to study medicine and graduated with a degree in “Psychology” in the year 1994.
Chris Tomlin holds American nationality whereas he comprises of Caucasian ethnicity.
According to the wiki, Chris Tomlin celebrates his birthday on 4 May and his zodiac sign is Taurus. Talking about the height of Chris Tomlin, he is 5 feet and 6 inches tall.