|Biography: Thomas Fountain’s journey through life has proven to be a fountain of inspiration for raw and honest songs. The Peach State native has quickly developed a reputation for writing and singing timeless truths, building believers one performance at a time. With his rugged, raspy, passionate delivery, Fountain brings a live show that will undoubtedly move fans to their feet every time.
Thomas was born and raised in the mountains of North Georgia. The music that inspired him as a young songwriter is well-rooted in the past. However, he has taken those vintage influences and blended them with a distinct modern sound. “Float,” the lead single off Thomas’ debut self-titled EP, rapidly garnered recognition from both terrestrial and digital radio. Thomas earned the titles of Male Artist of the Year and Overall Artist of the Year at the 2014 Georgia Country Awards. Not long afterwards, he released his next single, “Just Like You.” The success of both songs caught the attention of NBC’s “Atlanta and Company” and Jezebel Magazine. In November 2016, Thomas put out “Sometimes God Whispers.” Its release would ultimately lead to him being the voted the No. 1 upcoming local artist on radio station 94.9 The Bull’s Backyard Country series.
With fans in every city, Thomas and his band have established a national presence. Over the past few years, Thomas has shared some of the biggest stages with acts like Chris Stapleton, Charlie Daniels, Travis Tritt, Trace Adkins, Dwight Yoakam, Brett Young, Kellie Pickler, LOCASH and more. He looks forward to getting back on the road soon!