Chris Tye


Balsall Common based singer-songwriter Chris Tye has an impressive back-catalogue of published works and comes with some impressive credentials, having toured with Amy Winehouse, Ben Howard, Bic Runga and Robert Post.

With his roots in folk and jazz, Chris possesses a striking voice which compliments his often ambitious harmonic arrangements.

Chris Tye’s recent works and appearances

Chris recently performed at Jo Whiley’s BBC introducing showcase in Birmingham and in addition to his official solo albums has also completed soundtracks for a British Film Industry feature film ‘Irene’s Ghost’ and a short film about Birmingham Royal Ballet called ‘balancé’.

Chris Tye Studio Albums

‘Somewhere Down the Line’ (2006)

‘Matchbox Stand’ (2011)

‘The Paper Grenade’ (2014)

Stronger in Numbers (Released 21st April 2017)

‘Stronger in Numbers’ was completed thanks to crowdfunding via a successful Pledge Music campaign.  You can find details of his project here:

Chris Tye Pledge Music campaign

As of 4th March 2017 Stronger in Numbers was available for pre-order online via:

BigCartel.Com – Chris Tye Stronger in Numbers

Vicious Words

Official Video for Vicious Words, taken from The Paper Grenade album:


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Chris Tye merchandise

Chris Tye merchandise at Big Cartel

If There is Love – Chris Tye

Hear Chris Tye’s If There Is Love from Stronger in Numbers on SoundCoud: