Toby Michael McKeehan (born October 22, 1964 in Fairfax, Virginia), professionally known as tobyMac, is an American Grammy Award-winning artist, producer and songwriter. tobyMac is one of the first Christian rappers. He was first known for being a member of the Christian singing trio DC Talk, staying with them from 1989 until their announced hiatus in 2000. He has since continued a successful solo career with the release of three studio albums: Momentum (2001), Welcome to Diverse City (2004) and Portable Sounds (2007), as well as two remixed albums of the first two albums titled Re:Mix Momentum and Renovating Diverse City, respectively. Between DC talk and his own solo career, he has sold more than 10 million albums.
TobyMac has had six #1 hit CHR singles including *"Gone", "Made to Love" and "Lose My Soul." His live concert CD+DVD combo album, Alive and Transported, was released in 2008 and received the Grammy Award for Best Rock or Rap Gospel Album at the 51st Grammy Awards in 2009. He will release his fourth studio album, Tonight, on February 9, 2010.