ABC/Mark Levine On Sunday, Thomas Rhett hosts ABC’s CMA Fest special for the fourth time, his third with Kelsea Ballerini by his side.
Just like all the other performers at Nashville’s Nissan Stadium, TR and Kelsea donate their time, so all the profits can go to music education.
Even though his dad Rhett Akins is a successful singer/songwriter, TR says he owes his career to music education at school.
“The reason I formed a band in sixth grade was because of our band teacher,” Thomas explains. “Drums was my first instrument… I think I did one football game as a pit band drummer, …read more