Trent has said that his career highlights have been when he has appeared on the Grand Ole Opry.
Trent has written several songs for country music stars Sara Evans and George Straight.
Trent's song "One Wing in the Fire" was dedicated to his father.
In 1994, Trent graduated from Kennett High School.
Trent's father is named Don Tomlinson and his mother's name is Brenda Tomlinson.
When Trent was in grade school he sang in the First Baptist Church Choir.
Trent's first song "Drunker Than Me" peaked at 19 in American Country Countdown's top 40 list.
Trent's debut album was called "Country Is My Rock."
Trent was given a publishing deal and a record deal by Kimber Kay Music just after he had quit college. However, not long after Trent had signed contracts with them, they went bankrupt.
In Trent's junior year of high school, he competed on the show You Can Be a Star . He ended up losing in the finals by two-tenths of a point.
Trent had started out by playing rock music, but once he was in high school he decided to switch to country music.
Trent had the skills to possibly be a successful basketball player like his father, but he chose to pursue music instead.
Trents's father played basketball for both the University of Missouri and the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Although Trent was born in Arkansas, he grew up in Kennett, Missouri.
Trent Tomlinson: You can't ever forget where you come from. Southeast Missouri is where I'm from and I will always be from there.
Trent Tomlinson: So, I really think that what I do...basically, I just put my life on paper and chances are somebody else has lived through it and went though it or knows somebody else who has. I think it appeals to everybody.
Trent Tomlinson: I write songs that are about my life and what I have went through and what I have lived.
Trent Tomlinson: I didn't want to wake up eventually kicking myself in the rear end for not knowing what would have happened if I'd tried music.
Trent Tomlinson: I wanted to play like Jerry Lee Lewis, so I quit the lessons and taught myself.
Trent Tomlinson: I learned about the meaning of hard work and what can happen in life when you work as hard as you can.