- Name: Thomas Rhett
- Age: 28 years old
- Height: 5ft 10in (178 cm)
- Occupation: Singer
- Net Worth: US $5 Million
- Status: Alive
Thomas Rhett is an American singer and composer of country music. His 2013 No.1 hit single “It Goes Like This” rewarded him with exposure and fame. Of his three released albums, nine singles have graced the No.1 spot on the Hot Country charts. Thomas Rhett Akins, Jr was born on March 30, 1990 in Valdosta, Georgia. He is son of Rhett Akins; an award winning country singer and songwriter. From a young age, Rhett was introduce to a wide genre of music through his father. He grew up listening to a mixture of rock, rap, and country music. As a child, Rhett would constantly go touring with his father. At the appropriate age, his father allowed him to participate in events; playing drums and performing covers. Due to his father’s popularity, Rhett grew up knowing singers the likes of Tim McGraw and Brooks & Dunn. Throughout high school, Thomas Rhett was a part of a band named The High Heeled Flip Flops. At first, he had no intentions of following his father’s footsteps and didn’t take music seriously. However, away from music, he didn’t have a set career path. It wasn’t until senior year that Rhett started taking music seriously. He graduated and enrolled at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee. With the intent of studying communication, Rhett’s interest in music grew and he began pursuing music full time. He started performing at frat parties and quickly became acquainted with large crowds.
Thomas Rhett joined The Peach Picker; a group of songwriter renown for writing hit singles for various artists. His outstanding work landed him a publishing deal with Big Machine Label Group. He first co-wrote the song “I Ain’t Ready to Quit” for Jason Aldean’s 2010 album My Kinda Party. The album hit the Billboard 200 charts; ranking in the top 40s. Thomas Rhett quickly signed a recording contract with Big Machine Records’ Valory Music Group. The recording company is home to the likes of Taylor Swift and Justin Moore. Rhett would also put pen to paper on “Parking Lot Party” by Lee Brice and “Round Here” by Florida Georgia Line.
In 2012, Thomas Rhett released his debut single “Something to Do With My Hands.” The song reached top 30 on the Hot Country Songs chart. His 3rd single “It Goes Like This” peaked at #2 on the Hot Country Songs chart and topped the Airplay chart. On October 29, 2013, Rhett released his debut album; also called “It Goes Like This.” Featured single “Get Me Some of That” became a No.1 hit. “Make Me Wanna,” the fifth track, would also grace the top spot on the Country Airplay chart in March 2015.
In September 2015, Thomas Rhett released his 2nd album, “Tangled Up.” Lead single, “Crash and Burn,” reached No.1 on the Country Airplay chart. Other notable singles include “Die a Happy Man” and “T-Shirt.” Both songs would reach the No.1 spot in 2015 and 2016 respectively. In September 2017, he released his 3rd studio album called “life Changes.” The album featured hit single “Craving You.” featuring Maren Morris. In recent work, Thomas Rhett single “Marry Me” has receive over 32 million views on YouTube in less than 1 month.PERSONAL
Thomas Rhett’s height is 5ft 10in. He has an estimated net worth of $5 Million USD. He is married to Lauren Akins. The two have 2 girls together; one biologically and the other from adoption. His musical influences include country, rock, and hip hop. Thomas Rhett is the recipient of the ASCAP Country Music award and the BMI Country award.
Thomas Rhett Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Thomas Rhett Akins, Jr.
- Birthday: March 30, 1990
- How Old : Age: 28 years old
- Place of Birth: Valdosta, Georgia, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Aries
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 10in (178 cm)
- Occupation: Singer, Songwriter
- Years Active: 2010-present
- Net Worth & Salary: US $5 Million
- Marriage(s): Lauren Akins
- Death-O-Meter: Alive