Sonya Akins is an American celebrity wife. Sonya Akins is the wife of singer-songwriter, Rhett Akins. Likewise, Rhett’s album has accounted for fourteen singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs.
Table of Biography
Sonya Akins whose full name is Sonya Mansfield Akins was born in the year 1980 and her age is 41 years old. However, she has not disclosed much about her personal information. Likewise, she was born in the United States of America and holds American citizenship. Talking about her ethnicity and religion, Sonya belongs to a Caucasian ethnic group and follows Christianity. Regarding her family members, there is not much information; however, Sonya has one elder brother.
Regarding her educational background, Sonya is a graduate. However, there is no information about the educational institution.
Rise to Fame
Sonya rose to fame after she started dating country music singer and songwriter Rhett Akins. Rhett started his career signing to the Decca record between 1994 and 1997. Likewise, he released two albums A Thousand Memories and Something New. Later in 1998, he released his third album What Livin’s All About on MCA Nashville. His fourth album Friday Night in Dixie which was released in 2002 on Audium Entertainment became a hit.
Moreover, his albums have accounted for fourteen singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs including Don’t Get Me Started. Rhett started writing songs for other artists in the late 2000s. Likewise, he has worked with several artists including Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, Dustin Lynch, Lee Brice, and Justin Moore. To date, she hasnt endorsed any brands or products. Being a rising star, it is sure that we can see her as the brand ambassador of several top brands very soon.
Talking about her net worth, Sonya has been living a luxurious life as her husband has been earning an impressive amount from his career as a singer-songwriter. Likewise, Rhett has an estimated net worth of around $10 million.
Reflecting upon her relationship status, Akins is straight and in a marital relationship with singer and songwriter Rhett Akins (Thomas Rhett Akins Sr.). They dated each other for two years before getting married in 2017. Likewise, the couple welcomed their baby boy Brody James Akins on 13th March 2020. Sonya often shares adorable pictures of baby Brody on her Instagram account.
Before this, Rhett was married to Paige Braswell in 1989 and has a son named Thomas Rhett Akins Jr. He was born on 30th March 1990. Moreover, he is also a country music singer-singer. The couple welcomed their second child Kasey Lee Akins in 1993. However, they later divorced.
Sonya stands 5 feet 8 inches (68 inches) and weighs 60kg (132lbs). likewise, her vital stats are 36-27-36. Sonya wears a shoe size of 6(UK). Looking at her physical appearance, he has beautiful blue eyes and blonde hair.
Reflecting on her social media presence, Sonya is active on Instagram. Likewise, her Instagram account is @sonya_akins, and has 7.2K followers.