Tye Tribbett

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Tye Tribbett
Born(1976-01-26) January 26, 1976 (age 37)
OriginCamden, New Jersey, United States
GenresChristian, Gospel
OccupationsSongwriter, record producer, music director and singer
InstrumentsVocals, keyboard, and drums
Years active1996 (1996) - present
Associated actsGreater Anointing (G.A.)(Disbanded)
Justin Timberlake
Kim Burrell
Kirk Franklin
Websitewww.tyetribbettworldwide.com
 
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Tye Tribbett
Born(1976-01-26) January 26, 1976 (age 37)
OriginCamden, New Jersey, United States
GenresChristian, Gospel
OccupationsSongwriter, record producer, music director and singer
InstrumentsVocals, keyboard, and drums
Years active1996 (1996) - present
Associated actsGreater Anointing (G.A.)(Disbanded)
Justin Timberlake
Kim Burrell
Kirk Franklin
Websitewww.tyetribbettworldwide.com

Tyrone "Tye" Tribbett (born January 26, 1976 Camden, New Jersey) is an American gospel music singer, songwriter, keyboardist, choir director and founder of the Grammy-nominated and Stellar-Award winning gospel group Tye Tribbett & G.A. (short for 'Greater Anointing.')[1]

Biography[edit source | edit]

Tribbett toured with Faith Hill in 2000, leading to work with Will Smith, Usher, Don Henley, Justin Timberlake, and Sting.[1] He has since released four albums. Tye Tribbett has recently released his new single, "If He Did It Before (Same God)" on iTunes. His new album, "Greater Than" will be released August 6.


Personal life[edit source | edit]

Tribbett was raised in a Pentecostal Apostolic church in Camden, New Jersey. His father is a pastor and his mother is a minister as well as a well known disc jockey in the Philadelphia area. He is married to Shanté Tribbett, was a member of Greater Anointing, and they have two daughters together. He also has a brother, Thaddaeus, who is part of the band 'Soundcheck' and is now the current bassist for artist Estelle. Tye also has two sisters; one sister, DeMaris, also sang in Greater Anointing.

Albums[edit source | edit]

References[edit source | edit]

  1. ^ a b Monger, James Christopher "Tye Tribbett Biography", Allmusic, retrieved 2011-08-15

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