Toby Mac is a Christian singer, songwriter, recording artist and music producer. He was born on October 22, 1964. Toby rose to prominence when he was in the Christian music trio known as DC Talk. He stayed with the group from 1987 to 2000 when they split.
Toby Mac is married and has five children.
Since the trio split he continued his solo career and has released five studio albums.
Toby, Michael and Kevin Max Smith formed DC talk in 1987 when they were studying at Liberty University, Wyoming. The group did their debut album in 1989 and named it Dc Talk. Nu Thang released in 1990. After Nu Thang they released Free at Last which became a platinum album. They were invited to the Leno show and Arsenio Hall Show which propelled them to stardom.
Their next album Jesus Freak released in 1995 went multi platinum and became a huge success. This made their Jesus freak tour extremely successful
Their last album as a group was Supernatural and it became platinum. In 2001 DC TALK announced their hiatus and the members launched their solo careers. Shortly after this Toby released his solo album; Momentum. It was successful and was nominated to receive two awards. In 2003 he release and named; Remix Momentum. He released another album in October 2004.
His album in 2007 debuted as number ten in the Bill board. In 2010 he released the album; Tonight. The album contained pop, rock, hip hop, Latin and funk. This album was nominated for a Grammy award.
In August Toby released Eye on it. The album was the first Christian album to debut in the billboard as number one since 1997.
Toby MAC has written several books mostly on Christian values. He released a DVD known as Toby Mac: Moving pictures. It features his entire music career. The DVD outlines everything regarding his music career.