Cornelius Webb, known
professionally as Ryte Eye Ty is a Singer/Songwriter/ Producer whose hometown
is Deerfield Beach, FL. Ty was born and raised in Pompano Beach.
Ty began writing at the
age of thirteen and knew that He had found his purpose in life. Ty was raised
in a home where music was always around from Gospel to Country. Although being
exposed to different genres of music songwriting was always primary.
During his early years
Ty and few of his friends formed groups called Simple Touch and Extreme Justice
where they would sing in malls, on street corners, the hallway of their
apartment buildings and local festivals.
2004 Ty form a gospel
group called Adonai Reigns Through many trials and test the group managed to
record several tracks and minister at local events, Through Social Media, the
group was able to have their songs, such as “Redemption’s a Prayer Away and Be
Strong” streamed through the internet and on various Fm radio stations. Ty's
biggest accomplishment came when He was asked to interview for Stellar Award
Winner Lady Shaunte's rising star segment.
2012-2014 Ty started a
new group after reaching out to Nashun Tomlinson and Ty Webb and a City on a
Hill was born. Blend Traditional Gospel with Contemporary, fused with elements
of Pop and R&B with Acapella Harmonies and you have City on A Hill. This
group received a nomination for Gospel Blue Mic Award for Best Group or Duo of
the Year and placed on the 57th Annual Grammy Ballots for “The Fight and Show
Me the Way”.
In 2016 after a two-year
hiatus from music, Ty decided to change his direction in music and began his
solo career and writing for others, he would be in the studio day and night
perfecting his music. Goodbye, 2017, written for his sister passing away from
cancer, Glorious – 2017 Billboard most added, Freedom – 2018 placed motion
picture, River Runs Red, I Got the Money – Over 700k views on YouTube, Pound
for Pound -2020, Swing Baby – 2021.
Ty's ambition as a
writer and creativity is limitless and hopes that his music can bridge the gap
between genres and bring people together.