Country-Pop, Contemporary Country, Neo-Traditionalist Country
Thomas Rhett Akins, Sr. (born October 13, 1969) is an American country music singer and songwriter. Signed to Decca Records between 1994 and 1997, he released two albums for the label (1995's A Thousand Memories and 1996's Somebody New), followed by 1998's What Livin's All About on MCA Nashville. Friday Night in Dixie was released in 2002 on Audium Entertainment. Overall, Akins's albums have accounted for fourteen singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs, including the number one "Don't Get Me Started" from 1996.
Valdosta, Georgia, U.S.
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Decca Nashville/MCA Nashville, Audium/Koch, Bna, Reprise Nashville
Dallas Davidson, Ben Hayslip
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Country Singer And Songwriter
The Peach Pickers, Thomas Rhett
Full Name at Birth
Thomas Rhett Akins
Profile Bio Text
Thomas Rhett Akins, Sr. (born October 13, 1969) is an American country singer and songwriter. Signed to Decca Records between 1994 and 1997, he released two albums for the label (1995's A Thousand Memories and 1996's Somebody New), followed by 1998's What Livin's All About on MCA Nashville. Friday Night in Dixie was released in 2002 on Audium Entertainment. Overall, Akins's albums have accounted for fourteen singles on the Billboard country singles charts, including the Number One "Don't Get Me Started" from 1996.
Although he has not charted a single since 2006, Akins has written singles for other country music singers, primarily as one-third of the songwriting team The Peach Pickers alongside Dallas Davidson and Ben Hayslip. Akins' son, Thomas Rhett, is also a country singer.
Rhett Akins was born on October 13, 1969, in Valdosta, Georgia. By age eleven, he and his two younger brothers had formed a band. Rhett attended University of Georgia and studied business but gave up his studies after a year. He then worked for his father’s oil and gas distribution company.
Akins married Paige Braswell in 1989, but they have since divorced. They have a son, Thomas Rhett Akins Jr. (born March 30, 1990 and a daughter, Kasey Lee Akins (born 1993). Thomas Rhett Akins Jr. is also a singer-songwriter, who records for Big Machine Records' Valory Music Group imprint as Thomas Rhett.
Claim to Fame
Don't Get Me Started
Brown - Light
Brown - Dark
Thomas Dempsey Akins Jr. (07-08-45)
Pamela Marie Lahood Akins (08-20-47)
John Brooks Akins (10-08-71), James Elias Akins (12-13-72)
Decca Nashville, MCA Nashville, BNA
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is currently single. |||
Who is he dating right now?
Rhett Akins is currently single. His last relationship was when Paige Braswell married Rhett Akins on 19th Aug 1989.
Rhett Akins was previously married to Paige Braswell (1988).
Rhett Akins has 2 children, Thomas Rhett (26) and Kasey Lee (22).
Rhett Akins is a 46 year old American Country Musician. Born Thomas Rhett Akins on 13th October, 1969 in Valdosta, Georgia, he is famous for Don't Get Me Started in a career that spans 1994–present. His zodiac sign is Libra.
Rhett Akins is a member of the following lists:
Country musicians from Georgia (U. S. state),
People from Lowndes County, Georgia and
People from Valdosta, Georgia.
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