Thomas Rhett Akins Jr. Who is Thomas Rhett? He is an American country music singer and a songwriter. Son of American singer and songwriter Rhett Akins. The singer born on March 30, 1990, and Rhett was born in Valdosta, Georgia. His parents are Paige Braswell and country singer Rhett Akins, He has one younger sister, and two younger half-brothers, one on his mother’s side, and one on his father’s side. Thomas Rhett wife is Lauren Akins and Rhett married her on October 12, 2012. They were adopted a baby girl from Uganda, Willa Gray Akins. They then had their daughter, Ada James Akins. Thomas Rhett did an amazing song “Life Changes”.Rhett mentions his wife and daughters in his song, and they appear in the music video with him. He also included them in his video for “Look What God Gave Her”. On July 23, 2019, Rhett’s third daughter, Lennon Love Akins was born on February 10, 2020.
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At his younger age, after learning to play the drums while attending junior high school, Then Rhett used to go on-stage with his father and play. In high school, he was played to a band named The High Heeled Flip Flops. Rhett studied communication at Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee. He dropped out of college when he was 20 to pursue a career in music. He has written songs for Big Machine Label Groups.
Thomas Rhett’s siblings are, Both of his parents have since divorced and remarried. Rhett’s half-brother through his mother, Tyler Lankford (born April 2005) and the other one through his father, Brody James Akins (born March 2020), and thus younger than all three of Thomas Rhett’s kids.
Thomas Rhett – Die A Happy Man
Now let’s move on to his career:
“It Goes Like This” 2012–2015:
Thomas released his debut song, “Something to Do with My Hands” in early 2012, later that same year “Beer with Jesus”. Both of these songs made the top 30 on the Hot Country Songs charts. His third single, “It Goes Like This”, topped the Country Airplay chart and also peaked at number 2 on the Hot Country Songs.
“It Goes Like This” is his debut album which was released on October 29, 2103. The album’s song, “Get Me Some of That”, became Rhett’s second # 1 single in early 2014. The album’s fifth song, “Make Me Wanna”, reached #1 on the Country Airplay chart on March 7, 2015. , Rhett sang guest vocals along with Justin Moore on Brantley Gilbert’s “Small Town Throwdown”.in between the two hits.
Thomas Rhett – Country Again (Official Music Video)
Tangled Up 2015–2017:
Rhett released a new song “Crash and Burn” in April 2015, which served as the lead single to his second studio album, Tangled Up, which was released on September 25 in 2015. It reached #1 on the Country Airplay chart in September of the same year. “Die a Happy Man”, the album’s second song released to country radio on September 28, 2015. It reached number one on the Country Airplay, Hot Country Songs, and Canada Country chart in December and January 2015/2016. Hit stayed 8 weeks at #1 on the Country Airplay chart, becoming the record, second song in the chart’s history to do so. On February 16, 2016, the Same album’s third song, “T-Shirt” released to country radio and it reached #1 on the Country Airplay in June 2016 but due to the lyrical content, it received poor critical reviews. The album’s fourth and fifth singles, “Vacation” and “Star of the Show” released to country radio in June and October 2016.
Thomas Rhett – Marry Me
“Life Changes” and “Center Point Road” 2017–2020:
Rhett’s third studio album is “Life Changes”. It includes singles like, “Craving You” featuring Maren Morris and “Unforgettable” which are chart-topping singles, Album’s fourth and fifth singles are “Marry Me” and “Sixteen”, tracks were released in 2018 April and 2019 March.
“Center Point Road” is Rhett’s fourth album, including hits “Look What God Gave Her”/“Don’t Threaten Me With a Good Time.”/“Remember You Young”/“Beer Can’t Fix” featuring Jon Pardi.
Thomas Rhett – Beer Can’t Fix ft. Jon Pardi
Rhett won the “Entertainer of the Year” award at the 2020 Academy of Country Music Awards.
In 2020, Rhett released the single “Be a Light”, featuring Reba McEntire, Keith Urban, Chris Tomlin and Hillary Scott. All earnings from the song are donated to the Relief Fund of MusiCares COVID-19.
Rhett co-wrote the song “Don’t Need the Whiskey” by Dallas Smith, which released in August 2020.
Thomas Rhett – Look What God Gave Her
2021–present: Country Again
Rhett announced a double album release in 2021 March, with the first part, Country Again: Side A, released in April same year. It includes the hits “What’s Your Country Song” and “Country Again”.
Thomas Rhett – Remember You Young
Here are some of Thomas Rhett Songs, Enjoy and let us know other favorite choices of yours in the comment section.
Die A Happy Man.
Dance with Me.
Look What God Gave Her.
Beer Can’t Fix.
“The day you stop looking back is the day you move on”: Thomas Rhett.