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Tasha Cobbs Biography and Wiki
Tasha Cobbs born (Natasha Tameika “Tasha” Cobbs Leonard) is an American gospel singer and songwriter. She gained fame for her song “Break Every Chain”. The song went on to win a Grammy Award for Best Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music Performance. She also earned a nomination for Best Gospel Album for her extended play Grace in 2013 with EMI Gospel.
Tasha Cobbs Age
How old is Tasha? Cobbs is 40 years old as of 2021. She was born on July 7, 1981, in Jesup, Georgia. Cobbs celebrates her birthday on July 7 every year. Her birth sign is Cancer.
Tasha Cobbs Height and Weight
How tall is Tasha? The famous gospel singer stands tall at a height of 5 feet and 4 inches. Her weight is currently under review.
Tasha Cobbs Parents, Family, and Siblings
She is the daughter of Bishop Fritz Cobbs (father) and Lady Bertha Cobbs (mother). Her father Bishop Fritz was born in 1954 and he later passed away in 2014. Cobbs began leading worship at Jesup New Life Ministries which was established by her father.
Tasha Cobbs Husband
Is Tasha Cobbs married? She is currently married to her husband Kenneth Leonard. Tasha and Kenneth met at a church in 2009. Kenneth Leonard is a music producer. After dating for some years the couple exchanged their vows on March 3rd, 2017 in a private wedding.
Cobbs and her husband Kenneth are the founders and co-pastor of The Purpose Place Church out of Spartanburg, South Carolina. The church was started in 2019.
Tasha Cobbs Children
After marrying Kenneth became an instant stepmother to his three children from his first marriage. Cobbs also has a son who was born in 2006. Cobbs often posts photos of her happy blended family on Instagram.
Tasha Cobbs Net Worth
Cobbs-Leonard has an estimated net worth of $1 MILLION as of 2021. She has acquired most of her wealth through her successful career as a gospel musician and songwriter.
Tasha Cobbs Weight Loss
Cobbs has dealt with weight issues her entire life. On the season finale of “Unsung” which aired on Sunday, April 21st, 2019 at 9/8c on TV One, Tasha shared stories about battling depression, her decision to have weight loss surgery, and more.
Tasha admitted that she would come home and stay in her darkroom for days. In 2010, Tasha stated that she dealt with a lot of emotional issues and they all came piling down all at once. She also opened up about going to see a therapist and how it made her put pieces together.
Tasha shared, “Before God could open major doors in my life he was forcing me to deal with the Tasha that I had denied.”
Tasha Cobbs Music
Cobbs began her solo music career in 2010, with the independently self-released album Smile. The album received the attention of EMI Gospel. On February 5, 2013, they released her EP, Grace. The EP later climbed No. 1 on the Top Gospel Albums chart. Her hit singles “Break Every Chain” and “For Your Glory” also ranked No. 1 on the Hot Gospel Songs charts.
Tasha Cobbs Awards
In 2014, Tasha was awarded Best Gospel/Contemporary Christian Music Performance, winning her first Grammy at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards. Cobbs later won the Gospel Artiste of the Year, at the 2015 GMA Dove Awards.
Tasha Cobbs Church Ministry
In 2006, Tasha and Pastor William H. Murphy III of Dream Center Church toured for three years around America. She has remained the leader of worship at Dream Center Church in Atlanta, Georgia. Tasha is in charge of the Worship and Arts Department. She was cast as herself in the film, “Sinners Wanted” in 2018.
In 2019, Cobbs and her husband Kenneth founded and co-pastor The Purpose Place Church out of Spartanburg, South Carolina.
Tasha Cobbs Break Every Chain
“Break Every Chain” is a song performed by Tasha from her major-label debut studio album Grace. The song was written by Will Reagan.
Tasha Cobbs Songs
- Overflow – One Place Live · 2015
- Your Spirit – Heart. Passion. Pursuit. · 2017
- You Know My Name – Heart. Passion. Pursuit. · 2017
- Fill Me Up – Heart. Passion. Pursuit.: Live At Passion City Church · 2018
- You Know My Name ft. Jimi Cravity
- You Still Love Me – One Place Live · 2015
- Your Spirit ft Kierra Sheard
- Break Every Chain – Grace · 2013
- Put A Praise On It – One Place Live · 2015
- For Your Glory – We Shall Not Be Shaken · 2009
- Jesus Saves – One Place Live · 2015
- Powerful Worship Medley
- In Spite Of Me – Royalty: Live at the Ryman · 2020
- I’m Getting Ready – Heart. Passion. Pursuit. · 2017
- Something Has To Break – Kierra · 2020