Christopher Dwayne Tomlin is probably the most famous contemporary singers of the recent times, in the praise and worship niche. He is best known for his singles ‘How Great is God” ‘Jesus Messiah’ and ‘Amazing Grace’. The calling card of Chris Tomlin as is reflected by all these tracks is his expertise and inclination towards this genre. Chris Tomlin is one of the few genuine praise and worship singers of the contemporary era. Born on May 4th, 1972 in Texas, this amazing genius is also a staff member of Austin Stone Community Church for the past three years. Louvores de Adoração His skill with music has also resulted in him winning many awards. He is currently also a lead worshiper at Passion City Church in Atlanta.
Chris Tomlin has been awarded the Best Male Vocalist for three consecutive years for the years 2006, 2007 and 2008 on GMA Dove Awards. Furthermore, he was also named the Artist of the Year for four consecutive years for his contribution to the praise and worship genre.
This praise and worship artist was a hit from the word ‘go’. His first solo project was a big hit and it topped all the US charts and made him a household name in days. The genre primarily caters to people in their middle ages, the time when reflection towards religion is known to see amongst people. However, Chris Tomlin was also a big hit amongst the people in their twenties. Chris Tomlin is a great praise and worship singer who has struck fame with his real good solos and his widely touted special ability to connect with his audience.
His 2004 album ‘Arriving’ brought him into the limelight as a complete artists and not a one hit wonder. It was the album which is widely known for its chart topping track called ‘Indescribable’. Moreover, this was the song that made him most sought after commercial praise and worship singer of that year. The album was also certified to be a platinum hit in 2008 by RIAA.
After this feat, came his first live album titled ‘Live from Austin Music Hall’ and his studio album See the Morning. Both these albums were successful and even garnered nominations in the prestigious Grammy Awards. This won him 6 Dove awards in 2007 including the Artist of the Year Award for the second consecutive time. Chris Tomlin’s praise and worship songs are already acclaimed to be classics.