Chris Tomlin

United States

Chris Tomlin Bio

Who is Chris Tomlin

Chris Tomlin is an American contemporary Christian music artist, songwriter and worship leader. He is mainly known for his songs such as “Our God”, “How Great Is Our God”, “Amazing Grace” and “Jesus Messiah”.

Early Life (Childhood)

He was born in Grand Saline, Texas. His parents name are Connie and Donna Tomlin. When he was fourteen years old, he wrote his first worship song. He studied at Tyler Junior College. He then attended Texas A&M University.

Interesting Facts

His birth name is Christopher Dwayne Tomlin. He holds American nationality. He belongs to white ethnic background. His zodiac sign is Taurus. He taught himself to play guitar.

Personal Life

On November 9 2010 he got married to Lauren Bricken. On September 22, 2011 he welcomed his first child, Ashlyn Alexandra Tomlin with his wife. The duo welcomed their second daughter Madison Amore Tomlin on October 7 2014.


His net worth is estimated to be $2 million with the salary around $250,000. In 2013 he was nominated with American Music Awards. He won Billboard Music Awards nomination in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015. In 2014 and 2011 he won Billboard Music Award. He won Dove Award in 2013.


There was a controversial moment when he said he would go to jail to honor Christ.