Dathan Thigpen

Dathan Thigpen

 Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Dathan Thigpen is an anointed singer, electrifying performer, and true worshipper of God that ministers to people from all walks of life.


Dathan Thigpen is an anointed singer, songwriter, musician and actor. Although he proudly laid his foundation in Jackson, MS with his humble beginnings in the local church and with the Mississippi Children's Choir and the Mississippi Mass Choir,  his talents have opened numerous doors for him on a national and international stage.  His music ministry has taken him around the world performing and teaching Praise and Worship in Bulgaria, Poland, Spain and South Africa
Dathan Thigpen is an actor, known for his role as Desi in Tyler Perry's Madea's Neighbors From Hell. He has also had roles and appearances in MisQues Independent Film (2014),  Scary Movie 5 (2013), and The Haves and the Have Nots (2013). He has recorded with music stars such as : Lalah Hathaway , PJ Morton, Fred Hammond, Angie Stone, and several others on the song "You Are My Worship" on John P Kee' & New Life Life and Favor project  (2012). He was a cast member on BET's Sunday Best Season 3- Top 6 (2010). His fans voted to bring him back on to BET's Sunday Best  Season 8 All Stars edition. On Sunday, August 30, 2015 he was crowned the winner of BET's Sunday Best Season 8 All Stars. As the winner he received a recording contract with Fo Yo Soul/ RCA Records as well as a cash prize.
Fans are encouraged to follow Dathan on social media FB, IG, Twitter, Periscope @dathanthigpen.


"Mama Christmas"

"There is Hope," & "Thank You Lord" on the Child of The King CD, MS Children's Choir

"Let's Change The World" on the New Creation CD, MS Children's Choir

"Things Go Better with Christ," "I'm Blessed (rap)" and "Remember Me" on When God's Children Get Together, MS Children's Choir

"Amazing Love" on Amazing Love, Mississippi Mass Choir (2002)

"He'll never change", on the Vernon Moore & the Urgency Project (2004)