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Tyrone "Tye" Tribbett (born January 26, 1976) 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]

Tye Tribbett
Born (1976-01-26) January 26, 1976 (age 43)
OriginCamden, New Jersey, United States
Occupation(s)Songwriter, record producer, music director and singer
InstrumentsVocals, keyboard, and drums
Years active1996 (1996)–present
Associated actsGreater Anointing, Justin Timberlake, Kim Burrell, Kirk Franklin, Cheneta Jones


Tribbett was born on January 26, 1976 in Camden, New Jersey. He toured with Faith Hill in 2000, leading to work with Will Smith, Usher, Don Henley, Justin Timberlake, and Sting.[1] He has since released five albums. The album "Greater Than" was released August 6, 2013, and earned him two Grammy awards. In 2017, he released "The Bloody Win".

Personal lifeEdit

Tribbett was raised in an Apostolic Pentecostal church in Camden, New Jersey. His father is pastor and his mother is a minister as well as a disc jockey in the Philadelphia and NewYork area. He is married to Shanté Tribbett, who 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. Tribbett also has two sisters; DeShantel Tribbett-Robinson and one sister, DeMaris Tribbett-Toy, sang in Greater Anointing.[2]


  • Ideas & Concepts (2000)
  • Life (2004)
  • Victory Live (2006)
  • Stand Out (2008)
  • Fresh (2010)
  • Greater Than (2013)
  • The Bloody Win (Live) (2017)


  1. ^ a b Monger, James Christopher "Tye Tribbett Biography", Allmusic, retrieved 2011-08-15
  2. ^ "Tye Tribbett has an affair with woman in his band". 2016-12-16. Retrieved 2017-07-16.

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