Lauren Akins

by doveclove Tue Jun 08 2021 Updated On Sun Apr 10 2022
Lauren Akins

Lauren Akins is known for being the wife of country music singer and songwriter Thomas Rhett.

More about Lauren 

She was born on November 8, 1989. She was born and brought up in Tennessee, United States

She has one brother and one sister.  Her sister's name is Macy Gregory, and her brother's name is Grayson Gregory.  She is a former nurse. 

Her Childhood Sweetheart

Lauren married the widely known country musician Thomas Rhett in the year 2012

They met back in kindergarten. They were in the same class at Good pasture Christian School which is located in Madison, Tennessee.

Lauren and Thomas used to attend school events together. They became best friends and inseparable.

Thomas was deeply in love with her, and they briefly dated back in grade 10th.

Thomas was madly in love with her, but she broke up with him after six months of dating. 

She said they would be better off as friends and did not want to ruin their friendship. Thomas and Lauren then decided to become friends.

After graduating high school, they went on to study at different colleges. They both started seeing other people and were in a serious relationship. 

They were almost married to different people. 

A childhood picture of Lauren and her husband was taken in the year 1995
A childhood picture of Lauren and her husband was taken in the year 1995  Source: Instagram

Later in 2011, Thomas attended Lauren's sister graduation after-party, where he confessed his love once again. 

He said he was still in love with her and wants to be in a relationship with her. 

She decided to give it a shot. Hence the childhood friends started dating once again. 

Lauren's dad was the one who told Thomas to confess his love for her. Her father knew that they were made to be with each other. 

Thomas got a call from Lauren's dad on the night of her sister's graduation and told him to confess his love for her. 

Married her Best Friend

In December of 2011, Thomas proposed Lauren by writing Marry Me on a wine bottle with a Sharpie Maker over dinner. 

He proposed his love of life in a very romantic way in a Nashville Restaurant located in Giovanni

The couples got married later in October of 2012. They had an outdoor ceremony in Nashville

Wedding picture of Lauren
Wedding picture of Lauren  Source: Instagram

Mother of Three Kids

Lauren Akins is a mother of three kids, Willa Gray Akins, Ada James Akins, and Lennon Love Akins

The couple adopted a daughter, Willa Gray Akins from Uganda. She was born on November 1, 2015. She is five years old. 

Lauren and her husband welcomed their first child in 2017 named Ada James Akins

Lennon Love Akins is their only son, born in 2020. He is the youngest child of the family.

The couple wanted to start a family soon but they had a problem conceiving, so they decided to adopt Willa

Later they consulted the doctor about her pregnancy issues, and now they are a happy family of five members

Family photo of Lauren
Family photo of Lauren  Source: Instagram

About Husband

On March 30, 1990, her husband was born in Georgia,  United States

He is the son of the famous musician and singer Rhett Akins. His mother's name is Paige Braswell. He was raised with his younger sister.

He released his first solo song, Something To Do with My Hands, in 2012, and his debuted album was It Goes Like This in 2013.

He has already released several songs and albums and has won several awards too. He is a very talented singer and songwriter like his father.

Lauren Akins's husband Thomas Rhett
Lauren Akins's husband Thomas Rhett   Source: Instagram

Net Worth

The net worth of former nurses has not been revealed. However, the estimated earnings of a nurse in the United States are $71000 per year.

The net worth of her husband is given below:

Net WorthSources
$5 millionSinger, songwriter

Age, Height, and Weight

  1. She is thirty-one years old.
  2. She wrote a book named Live in Love.
  3. She is a beautiful lady with perfect height and weight.
  4. Her nationality is American.
  5. Her birth sign is Scorpio.

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