Ty (formerly known as Tyree) is perhaps best known as the frontman and lead songwriter of Smashproof, New Zealand’s biggest contemporary hip-hop group.
They shot to instant local legend status with Brother, a socially conscious song that is the longest-running #1 single in New Zealand history.
While he remains a part of Smashproof, Ty’s solo work allows him to explore his own style and sound, characterised by a unique flow, thoughtful lyrics, and catchy rhythm.
This direction has seen him win ‘Best Male Artist’ at the Australasian Urban Music Awards, Singles such as Turn Me On and So
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