- Date of Birth:
- January 1, 1980
- Hot Springs
Chris Carney (born Christopher Carney in 1980 in Hot Springs, Arkansas) was a musician and MTV reality star, married to Disney starlet Tiffany Thornton. He was the lead singer of the rock band The Prom Kings; their song “Blow” was a major hit. In 2006, Chris and his brother, Greg Carney, were featured on the MTV show twentyfourseven, which followed entertainers’ pursuits of making it big in Los Angeles.
Best Known For:
Chris is best known as the lead singer of The Prom Kings and as the husband to Disney star Tiffany Thornton.
Chris passed away on December 4, 2015, in Arkansas, when the car he was a passenger in hit a tree while attempting to go around a corner. He is survived by his mother, Mayor Ruth Carney of Hot Springs, his father, Rev. Ken Carney, brother Greg Carney, wife Tiffany Thornton, and their two kids, Kenneth Carney and Bentley Carney. Chris and Tiffany were married in 2011.