Ty Gray-EL

Ty Gray-EL is an internationally renowned storyteller, author and recording artist dedicated to restoring the heritage and legacy of Africans in America.  He is a two-time SpokenWord Billboard Award winner and critically acclaimed Poet Laureate of the African Diaspora. 

Two-time Spoken Word Billboard Award Winner

Latest Releases

Breath Of My Ancestors eBook

Breath Of My Ancestors eBook

Televised Devolution eBook

Televised Devolution eBook

A Black Woman’s Smile Poster

A Black Woman’s Smile Poster


"I have worked with champions throughout my career and I consider Ty Gray-EL to be the undisputed Heavy Weight Champion of the Spoken Word."

- Rock Newman

"I consider Ty Gray-EL as the number one spoken word artist on the planet."

Mike Vick


"It's hard to experience Ty's work without feeling every emotion imaginable. His work is simply extraordinary."

Dr. Boyce Watkins

Your Black World

"Ty Gray-EL is our modern day Paul Lawrence Dunbar and Langston Hughes all rolled into one."

Rev. Dr. Lee P. Washington

Pastor Reid Temple A.M.E.

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202-681-8630 ty@tygrayel.com

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