Hi guys! My name is Kristal (TyteWriter) Oliver. I've worked with artists such as Justin Timberlake, Kanye West, Sean 'Diddy' Combs, Estelle, Mary J. Blige, Enrique Iglesias, Lil Jon, Danity Kane, & more. I have been fortunate enough to be a 2x Grammy nominated, platinum singer/songwriter and I am signed to Sony Music publishing.

I've been a professional songwriter for 19 years. I specialize in male & female top lines, songwriting (RnB, Pop, Country, Alternative, Hip-Hop, Jazz), label ready demo's, music production, mixing and vocal production, as well as background vocals.

I am a former board member of the Philadelphia Grammy Chapter and I have been featured in Billboard Magazine, Hip Hop Weekly, and Playback Magazine multiple times. I was a panelist for the ASCAP I Create music Expo, ASCAP Stilettos and Soul and a speaker for Grammy in The Schools. I also travel to various U.S. schools teaching about songwriting with the DASH Program.

Terms and Conditions:
- I will provide you with 1 FREE revision, (additional edits will be subject to a variable fee).
- Average turnaround time 5 business days.
- Vocal files will be sent once the balance is paid in full.
- If you would like to receive your project within 48 hours, there will be an expedite fee of 30%
- If mixing is needed, I only do vocal mixes.

Ownership/Publishing
(Varies - Contact for details)

My credits include

AllMusic verified credits for Kristal "Tytewriter" Oliver:

  • Raheem DeVaughn
  • Raheem DeVaughn
  • Raheem DeVaughn
  • TGT
  • Lil Jon
  • Raheem DeVaughn
  • Lauren Harris
  • Raheem DeVaughn
  • Raheem DeVaughn
  • Raheem DeVaughn
  • Musiq Soulchild
  • Blake Lewis
  • The Cheetah Girls
  • The Cheetah Girls
  • The Cheetah Girls
  • Diddy
  • Diddy
  • Heather Headley
  • Diddy
  • P. Diddy
  • Diddy
  • P. Diddy
  • Skillz
  • Keshia Chanté

Genres I specialize in

Terms of Service

1 free revision
Typical turn-around 5 days
If used as a feature artist there is an additional fee.

Reviews of Grammy Nominated Songwriter

  • Default-avatarabout 21 hours agoby Verified Review

    Excellent performance and excellent work as always! It's a pleasure working with Kristal :)

  • Default-avatar5 days agoby Verified Review

    Kristal's vocals were well sung, well recorded and well delivered! She totally nailed the song on an emotional and technical level, I would thoroughly recommend Kristal - total pro!

  • Default-avatar9 days agoby Verified Review

    I've worked with many songwriters and I can warmly recommend Kristal.
    Easy to work with and very very professional.
    Many thanks Kristal and we will work again very soon.

  • Listing_thumb_jackiecinch11 days agoby Verified Review

    Kristal is one of the BEST songwriters and singers here. Very professional and fast.
    She understands modern music. If you want a VERY good singer, I highly suggest you talk to Kristal. Her lyrics and voice are AMAZING !

  • Listing_thumb_540841_4447916668646_419992118_n13 days agoby Verified Review

    Kristal is a really great and very talented songwriter & singer. I'm satisfied with her work maximally! I recommend her for everyone who wants to do a really great song!

  • Default-avatar14 days agoby Verified Review

    Hey guys, If you're looking for quality work and in a timely fashion Kristal is your girl! She came through and laid some crazy vocals on my track and came up with killer ideas! If you are needing a great sounding pop vocalist with catchy melodies and ideas, Kristal is your girl!

  • Default-avatarabout 1 month agoby Verified Review

    Kristal is fast, professional and talented. Let's just say, I'm already planning to book her again! She lent her amazing voice to my track and it's better because of it.

  • Default-avatar3 months agoby Verified Review

    Kristal delivered a top quality product (lyrics, vocals and mix), she's a true professional. The final result was above my expectations, she worked very quickly and in a very cordial way. Highly recommended.
    KaS

  • Default-avatar3 months agoby Verified Review

    Kristal is a true professional, fantastic to work with. She provided us with amazing, beautiful vocal tracks that were exactly what we were looking for on our r&b song, along with a great mix. And she worked very quickly. We are very happy with the result and would love to work with Kristal again in the future.

  • Default-avatar3 months agoby Verified Review

    2nd time working with Kristal and she still continues to deliver an A++ quality product. She not only has the singing talent but also the creative experience of making great music. Can't wait to work with her again!

  • Listing_thumb_secretfriendlogo_bigcanvas_1500x15004 months agoby Verified Review

    Without a doubt Kristal has been one of the most professional and creative vocalists I've had the pleasure to work with. She pays close attention to detail and did over and above what I had expected. Her engineering skills are also impressive and the vocal mixes sat in my track without any additional effort. I hope to work with her again!

  • Default-avatar4 months agoby Verified Review

    Amazing songwriter/singer! She did a fantastic job with my song and was extremely professional and friendly! Highly recommended!

  • Default-avatar4 months agoby Verified Review

    Dope as always!!! We will be doing much more work together.

  • Default-avatar6 months agoby Verified Review

    Awesome girl to work with ,, believe me she gets it and knows how to mix her vocals ..looking forward to future sings with her

  • Default-avatarabout 1 month agoby

    Kristal "Tytewriter" Oliver is multi-talented. She is an incredible topline songwriter/producer, arranger, mixer and vocalist. She has written and produced songs for every national recording artist that I represent. Kristal is one of the best in the business and has numerous awards and accolades to back it up.

  • Default-avatarabout 1 month agoby

    I've had the great pleasure of working with Tytewriter for about four years and she never seizes to amaze me. Her attention to detail coupled with her creative writing style makes her a force in a league of her own. If you're looking for professional sound and fresh ideas she's your go to. Can't wait to hear what she has in store for the future.

  • Default-avatar4 months agoby

    Kristal is a true talent. Honestly I've used sites like this a lot and I have never worked with anyone with not only that great of voice but also with the ability to get the creative vision and execute perfectly on the first try! I look forward to working with her again!

  • Default-avatar6 months agoby

    Kristal Oliver is one of the finest top line writers I've ever worked. She has an amazing ear beyond her songwriting. She's a top notch vocal producer that possesses an understanding of harmony of an advanced level and has impressive recording skills. And we have a GRAMMY nomination for Best R&B Song to show for it.


  • Wow, words cannot explain the amazing experience I have had working with Tytewriter. The level of professionalism and worth ethic is out of this world. She will provide you not only with a beautifully written song, but perfectly comped vocals and a clean professional mix. She will take your song to the next level and inspire greatness!

  • Listing_thumb_13418746_10154362502622873_3328081274135051543_n6 months agoby

    If I had to sum up my experience with Tytewriter in one word, I would say it's "mind-blowing"... wait is that two?! Any way, I watched her write, reference and record a song (all at the same time)!!! She really is a force to be reckoned with!! If you want quality, industry level material she is the person you want to work with!

  • Listing_thumb_13418746_10154362502622873_3328081274135051543_n6 months agoby

    If I had to sum up my experience with Tytewriter in one word, I would say it's "mind-blowing"... wait is that two?! Any way, I watched her write, reference and record a song (all at the same time)!!! She really is a force to be reckoned with!! If you want quality, industry level material she is the person you want to work with!

  • Listing_thumb_13418746_10154362502622873_3328081274135051543_n6 months agoby

    If I had to sum up my experience with Tytewriter in one word, I would say it's "mind-blowing"... wait is that two?! Any way, I watched her write, reference and record a song (all at the same time)!!! She really is a force to be reckoned with!! If you want quality, industry level material she is the person you want to work with!

  • Listing_thumb_13418746_10154362502622873_3328081274135051543_n6 months agoby

    If I had to sum up my experience with Tytewriter in one word, I would say it's "mind-blowing"... wait is that two?! Any way, I watched her write, reference and record a song (all at the same time)!!! She really is a force to be reckoned with!! If you want quality, industry level material she is the person you want to work with!

Endorse Grammy Nominated Songwriter

or

Interview with Grammy Nominated Songwriter

Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
I worked with Justin Timberlake on a project for Jessie J. I was proud of that moment simply because I learned the value of balancing simplicity with extreme creativity.
What are you working on at the moment?
I am currently working on songwriting for Estelle and Ty Dolla $ign, sync music, a few dance projects while recording and mixing them all.
Analog or digital and why?
Both. Analog for the feel. Digital for the effects.
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
I promise to give you a high quality product.
What do you like most about your job?
That I would do it for free.
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
That Biggest misconception people have is that I only do a certain style of music.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
What is the service you need? What is your turn around time needed? What is your budget?
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Let your imagination run wild. Be specific about what you want but don't be afraid to ask for suggestions on what can bring the best results.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
MacBook Pro with ProTools Neumann U87 microphone Universal Audio Solo/610 mic preamp ... ...
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
I have been songwriting 19 years. I used to be in a girl group which is where I really honed my early skills as a songwriter, but I began singing under the direction of my mother who was a choir director.
How would you describe your style?
Vibrant, current and thought provoking,
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
Taylor Swift. She appreciates great lyrics and knows how to present her music in a way that is still current and relevant.
Can you share one music production tip?
Keep it simple.
What type of music do you usually work on?
Pop, R&B, urban contemporary, dance, and hop-hop.
What's your strongest skill?
Songwriting.
What do you bring to a song?
New perspectives, high quality, and timeless lyrics that are still compatible with what is current on the radio.
Tell us about your studio setup.
I record in Protools 12. I use Neumann U87 microphone.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
I am inspired by Diane Warren, Justin Timberlake, Prince, Aicia Keys, Paul McCartney, Manny Maroquin, David Bowie, Stevie Wonder, & Lionel Ritchie to name a few.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
The most common type of work I do is songwriting (top line), vocal production, music production and vocal mixing.