How much is TobyMac worth? $10 Million
How does TobyMac earn his money and wealth?
Toby McKeehan, known as TobyMac was born on 22nd October 1964 at Fairfax, Virginia, U.S. He is a Christian hip hop recording artist, music producer, songwriter, and author. In 1987, TobyMac formed Christian vocal trio dc Talk with Michael Tait. The following year, both released Christian Rhymes to a Rhythm(1988). Later KevinMax Smith, the classmate of TobyMac and Tait joined them, forming the trio. They released their first album DC Talk in 1989 and immediately set out on tour. The following year they released their first gold album Nu Thang (1990). Then they recorded their first platinum album Free At Last which was a success. They got the mainstream attention after they performed on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and The Arsenio Hall Show.
Following they released the first single of their next album which immediately became a hit. In 1995, they released Their next album, Jesus Freak, which went on to be a multi-platinum. This success followed the extremely popular Jesus Freak World Tour. The following year “ Between You and Me” hit No. 29 in Hot 100. They parted after the release of their last album Supernatural. Then the three went solo. TobyMac released his first solo album, Momentum, in 2001. His song “Extreme Days” composed and recorded for the film Extreme Days was featured in the album. The album debuted No.1 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart. The song “Momentum” in the album gained five Dove Awards and a Grammy nomination.
The following year, TobyMac released his first Christmas album, This Christmas (2002). The album was only with two tracks: “This Christmas” and “O Come All Ye Faithful”. He released the remix of Momentum, Re: Mix Momentum in 2003. In 2004, TobyMac released his next album Welcome to Diverse City. The album was certified gold and peaked on the Billboard200 at No. 54. The song “ The Slam” from the album was featured in the film Never Back Down. The song also featured for the advertisements of the films Transporter 2, Aeon Flux, andThe Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift. The album won Dove Award for Rap/Hip-Hop Album of the Year.
In 2007, McKeehan released his next album Portable Sounds. The album debuted No. 10 on Billboard200 and No.1 on the SoundScan Contemporary Christian Overall chart. The following year he released his first live album as a solo artist namely, Alive and Transported. TobyMac released his fourth studio album, Tonight in 2010 which debuted No.6 on Billboard 200. The albums first single “ City on our Knees” hit No.1 on Billboard’s Hot Christian songs. The following year he released his fifth full-length studio album and first full-length Christmas album, Christmas in Diverse City.
TobyMac released his next album, Eye on It in 2012 and it debuted No.1 on Billboard 200. The remix of the album Eye’m All Mixed Up was released in 2014. In 2015, TobyMac released his sixth studio album This Is Not a Test. The album debuted No.4 on Billboard 200. He released Light of Christmas in 2017.
What are the highest selling albums of TobyMac?
- Eye on It (2012): 266,000 copies
- This is Not a Test (2015): 142,000 copies ( Billboard 200 No.4 ).
- Portable Sounds (2007): Billboard 200 No. 10
- Welcome to Diverse City (2004): Billboard 200 No.54
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