Crabtree, Daniel


  • From Greenbriar, Tennessee.
  • Learned to play guitar and sing at age 15. Formed a group at his church called the Lights Chapel Boys, who have continued to perform together ever since.
  • Began writing songs under the tutelage of songwriter and vocalist Donna Ulisse, who has produced many of his albums.
  • 2016, released The Gospel Road album (Codel).
  • 2017, released The Shadow of His Wings album (Codel).
  • 2019, released The Storyteller in Me album (Codel).
  • 2021, released The Way I See It album (Codel).
  • 2022, released Closer Than I’ve Ever Been album (Codel).
  • 2023, won the IBMA Award for his song “The Scarlet Red Lines” as recorded by Larry Sparks.
  • 2024, released Storms on the Ocean album (Codel).