Ever since his mother signed him up for piano lessons at age five, Thornton Cline has been writing non-stop. He has over 1,500 published songs, 150 recorded songs by major and independent artists, and 38 adult and children’s traditionally published books.
Thornton was nominated multiple times for Grammy and Dove Awards. Several of his books have reached the top 10 in the Amazon book charts. He won the first place Maxy Literary Award in 2017 for “Best Children’s Young Adult Book.”
Honored with “Songwriter of the Year” twice in a row in Nashville, Thornton received a platinum certification for sales of over one million album units in Europe. His songs have appeared in TV and major films with eleven #1 worldwide radio singles, one #3, and several top ten hits on the Billboard, the Euro, and World Top 100 charts. In April of last year, he was inducted into the Tennessee Songwriter’s Association International Songwriters Hall of Fame in Nashville.
Thornton Cline resides in Hendersonville, Tennessee with his wife, Audrey, and two cats.