Thomas Rhett, whose real name is Thomas Rhett Atkins, Jr., was born on March 30, 1990. He is the son of singer-songwriter Rhett Atkins. When he was a kid, he would go onstage and play drums for his dad. While in high school, he was in a band called The High Heeled Flip Flops. He continued to play music though college.
Rhett has co-written a number of songs, including, "I Ain't Ready to Quit", "1994", "Parking Lot Party", and "Round Here". He also co-wrote his single "It Goes Like This" with his father.
Thomas married Lauren Gregory, whom he has known since first grade, in October 2012.
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