Chris Thomas King is an American New Orleans, Louisianabased blues musician and actor.
King was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States. He is the son of blues musician Tabby Thomas. He has won awards including Album of the Year for both Grammy Award and Country Music Awards. King has sold more thanmillion records in the United States. He is featured playing the part of Tommy Johnson in the Coen brothers 2000 film O Brother, Where Art Thou. He is also featured in Down From the Mountain and More Music From Ray soundtracks.