The former 2007 Miss South Carolina is a gifted singer and songwriter. Her single entitled “I Need You” is available on all digital outlets worldwide including iTunes, Google Play and Amazon. Crystal Alicia Garrett is a Pop Inspirational artist/actress/model looking to give uplifting hope and love to all.
It all began at the tender age of four while listening to Mariah Carey; Crystal's mother noticed her ability to replicate Mariah’s high notes. Throughout her youth and as a young adult she continued to hone her skills as a singer. She graduated from the University of South Carolina with a B.A. in Music with an emphasis in voice which afforded her training in classical technique that she is able to able in any genre of music this eclectic performer decides to sing at a moments notice. Crystal opened for Jennifer Holiday and Keisha Cole. Performed two tours as a Guest Production Vocalist for Princess cruise lines to Northern Europe, the Caribbean, Australia and New Zealand in various shows including "Born To Dance" which was produced by Stephen Schwartz who also also written and produced for many captivating shows such as "Wicked." She performed live at the Amber Ready Fundraiser at the ABC Studios in Time Square New York, and the Tom Joyner Family Reunion in Orlando, Florida. These opportunities along with other performances have led Crystal to enrich her career in music.
Because she is a highly eclectic musician, Crystal listens to and performs a wide variety of musical genres from pop, R&B, country, Christian contemporary, and jazz, to great classical music. In addition to Mariah Carey, her admiration for other famous singers in the industry has influenced Crystal. She has always been amazed by Patti Labelle, Prince, Christina Aguilera, Janet Jackson, and Lady Gaga’s amazing voices and stage presence. They are (and were) always looking for new ways to express themselves musically for which she admires. Crystal loves to push the boundaries to be a little unusual. Bound by her spirit within, she exhibits a unique flare and writing style relatable to a diverse audience.
Crystal gives all honor and glory to God first for all that she has achieved and will achieve in every aspect of her life. It is her belief that people are drawn to her talent and quirky personality. Her journey has revealed a new way of doing business through overcoming obstacles which has deepened her sense of self-worth and fulfillment.
Crystal resides in Atlanta, Georgia. For release dates and tours, keep it locked right here!