Quick Facts of Kevin Michael McKeehan
- Full NameKevin Michael McKeehan
- Net Worth$10 million
- Date of Birth1964 /10 /22
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceFairfax, Virginia
- ProfessionRapper, Singer, Songwriter, Record producer and Author
- Active Year1987-present
- Eye colourGreen
- Hair colourBlack
- SpouseAmanda Levy Mckeehan
- Height6 feet
- Weight83 kgs
- EducationLiberty University
- Online PresenceFacebook, Twitter, Instagram
- ChildrenTruett McKeehan, Marlee McKeehan, Moses McKeehan, Judah McKeehan, Leo McKeehan
The 54-year-old, Toby McKeehan a.k.a TobyMac is an American music producer, hip-hop recording artist, songwriter, and author of the Christian hip-hop. Besides, he is a record producer and writer, best known for being a member of the Christian vocal trio DC Talk, staying with them from 1987 to 2001.
In 2001, Mac began his solo career and released his several studio albums named Momentum, Welcome to Diverse City, Portable Sounds, Tonight, Eye on It, This Is Not a Test subsequently. In addition, he was named as the only the 3rd Christian artist to have a No. 1 debut on Billboard 200 chart with his sixth solo studio, Eye on It. Further, he was awarded seven Grammy Awards between DC Talk and his own solo career and sold more than 10 million albums.
Well, Mac earns an excellent amount of money as a salary. Moreover, he has an impressive net worth estimated at around $10 million which is in accordance to his standard of living.
TobyMac was born on October 22, 1964, in Fairfax, Virginia as Kevin Michael McKeehan. Further, he was born under the birth sign of Libra. In addition, he was grew up in a traditional Christian family. Unfortunately, his father passed away in 2015 from dementia.
During his childhood, Mac developed an interest for rap to hip-hop to rock music. He was really inspired by an English singer, songwriter, and actor, Sting whom he saw leading his band ‘The Police’ in 1983. After completing his high school, he became serious about a career in music.
TobyMac and contemporary Christian music artist, Michael Tait both enrolled at Liberty University, where they met Kevin Max Smith and formed Christian vocal trio named DC Talk in 1987, during their college days. Following that, they released their first album, DC Talk, in 1989. Thereafter, the group released their first gold album, Nu Thang in 1990.
TobyMac’s Solo Career
Mac started his solo career, releasing his first solo album named Momentum. Similarly, his song “Yours” became the Top 5 on ChristianRock.net and gained five Dove Awards and a Grammy nomination. Moreover, he was nominated for the 34th GMA Dove Awards for Artist of the Year.
Afterward, Mac released his second album Welcome to Diverse City, peaked on the Billboard 200 at No.54, selling 21,000 copies in a week. Additionally, he then released Portable Sounds (2007), Tonight (2010), Eye on It (2012), This Is Not a Test (2015), as well as two remixed albums of the first two albums titled Re: Mix Momentum and Renovating Diverse City respectively.
Mac became the third Christian artist who has No.1 debut on Billboard 200 Chart via his sixth studio album, Eye On It, released on 28th August 2012.
Throughout his incredible career, Mac has been honored with Favorite Contemporary Inspirational Artist, Top Christian Artist, Best Rock Gospel Album, Best Contemporary Christian Music Album, Rap/Hip-Hop Album of the Year, Short Form Music Video of the Year, Pop/Contemporary Recorded Song of the Year and many others.
Talking about TobyMac’s personal life, the 6 feet TobyMac married his beautiful wife, Amanda in 1994. The couple first met in Amanda’s homeland of Jamaica. The duo is enjoying his blissful relationship with their children.
They have five children together named Truett, born September 4, 1998, twins Moses and Marlee, adopted in 2002, Leo, born on November 2, 2004, and Judah, born March 24, 2006.
The husband and wife are living a happy married life together without any news or rumors of divorce.
TobyMac’s Instagram and Twitter:
Mac is also active on social networking sites like Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and, Facebook. As of March 19, 2019, he has more than 786K followers on his Instagram account and over 614K followers on his Twitter account. Likewise, his Facebook page has more than 4.3 million followers.
TobyMac’s Salary & Net Worth
As of 2019, TobyMac enjoys an impressive amount of net worth which is around $10 million. He earns most of his incomes from his multi-profession. He is a singer, songwriter, producer, and an author. Hence, we can say that he earns pretty desirable amount of earnings.
Mac has earned his wealth widely through his professional career. So far, Mac has never talked about his endorsement deals, house or car. However, as per reports, TobyMac with his wife purchased a beautiful home in 1994. The house was later redesigned after a tornado cut a wide path of destruction through the entire property in 2003. However, the couple lives in this house enjoying every moment of their life.
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