Christopher Dwayne Tomlin is an American contemporary Christian music singer, songwriter, and worship leader from Grand Saline, Texas, United States who has sold over 7 million records. He is a member of Passion Conferences and is signed to EMI's sixstepsrecords. Some of his most well-known songs are "How Great Is Our God", "Our God", "Whom Shall I Fear" and his cover of "Good Good Father". Tomlin has been awarded 23 GMA Dove Awards, a Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Christian Music Album for his 2012 album And If Our God Is For Us, and two RIAA certified platinum albums. Because of his songs' popularity in many contemporary churches, TIME magazine stated he may be the "most often sung artist anywhere". Tomlin's 2013 album Burning Lights debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart, becoming the fourth CCM album in history to do so.
|Birth name||Christopher Dwayne Tomlin|
|Born||May 4, 1972|
|Origin||Grand Saline, Texas, U.S.|
|Genres||Contemporary worship music, CCM|
|Occupation(s)||Singer, songwriter, worship leader|
|Labels||sixsteps (EMI), Sparrow|
|Associated acts||Passion Worship Band|
|Website||Chris Tomlin's Official site|
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|Spotify||Chris Tomlin's Spotify|
Contemporary Christian recording artist who has released three #1 Christian albums. He is known for hits like "How Great Is Our God" and "Our God."
He taught himself to play guitar and wrote his first worship song at age fourteen. He was originally going into physical therapy.
He was nominated for five Grammy Awards before winning in 2012 for the Best Contemporary Christian Music Album.
He had his first daughter, Ashlyn, with wife Lauren Tomlin in 2011. In 2014, the couple welcomed their second daughter, Madison.
He and David Crowder have both performed at Passion Conferences gatherings.
- Chris Tomlin discography - American contemporary Christian music artist Chris Tomlin has released eight studio albums, two independent albums, two live albums, one compilation album, and twenty-one singles.
- Tyler Junior College alumni
- Sixstepsrecords artists
- Sparrow Records artists
- Composers of Christian music
- 20th-century Christians
- 21st-century Christians
- Musicians from Austin, Texas
- Singers from Texas
- Texas A&M University alumni
Latest information about Chris Tomlin updated on May 10 2021.