Andrew Toombs was born in Cincinnati Ohio. He has been playing piano since age six and was performing regularly by age 11. He began taking lessons in classical music and jazz at the age of eight. His solo debut came at age 14 with the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra, performing several times with the Pops and The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. After high school, he received a full scholarship in 2007 to attend the Berklee College of Music.
He has performed with many artists including: Common, Yolanda Adams, Roy Ayers, Carole King, CeCe Winans, DJ Jazzy Jeff, El DeBarge, Mel Torme, Kenny Rogers, Faith Hill, Ohio Players, Ted Nash, DJ Hi-Tek, Eric Roberson, Benny Golson, Wilbert Longmire, Hal Crook, Marquis Hill, Chico DeBarge, Jason Palmer, Fred Anderson, Camp Low, Dave Brubeck, Tony Royster, Joe Sanders, Juma Santos, Keith Lockhart, Stacy Dillard, Bootsy Collins, and Pharez Whitted.