Kris Thomas has been a showstopper ever since he began performing publicly in his church choir as a 12 year-old in Memphis, Tennessee. At the age of 15 years old, Kris joined the prestigious Stax Music Academy. At Stax, he was allowed to study and perform with world class musicians, and former Stax artists. He went on to win numerous talent competitions throughout high school and college. Kris gained national attention as a Top-10 contestant on NBC’s hit show “The Voice”, where he was a member of Shakira’s season four team in 2013. Aftrewards, he relocated to Orlando Florida where he held a residency at BB Kings Blues and Soul Club since 2014. Kris has now joined the Afrotv network as a vocalist on "Afrojams" and "The Lowdown with James Yon".