Oliver Tree

Oliver Tree

Rock Singer

Oliver Tree Nickell is an American singer, record producer, and comedian. Born in Santa Cruz, California, Tree signed to Atlantic Records in 2017 after his song "When I'm Down" went viral and released his debut studio album Ugly Is Beautiful in 2020.

Full Name
Jun 29, 1993
Net Worth


Oliver Tree Nickell was born on January 20, 1993 in Santa Cruz, California. His zodiac sign is Aquarius and his ethnicity is Caucasian. He is the son of Annie and Bob Nickell, and he has two siblings named Luke and Mabel. Growing up, Oliver was interested in music from an early age. He learned how to play guitar at age 13, eventually teaching himself drums and bass as well. 

Oliver began making music as a solo artist and released his first single "Alien Boy" in 2016. The single gained traction online which led to him signing with Atlantic Records in 2018. That same year he released his debut EP entitled "Ugly Is Beautiful". The album received critical acclaim for its unique sound combining elements of rock, hip hop, EDM and pop music. In 2019, he released his second EP titled "Do You Feel Me?" which garnered further praise for its creative fusion of genres. 

In addition to his solo career, Oliver has also collaborated with other popular artists such as Whethan, Dom Kennedy and Elohim. He has also opened for acts like Tyler the Creator and Logic during their respective tours. Aside from music, Oliver has also appeared in a number of films such as "Flock of Four" (2017) and "Love & Air Sex" (2013).

Oliver's style of music has been described as innovative and genre bending. He prides himself on pushing boundaries when it comes to mixing different musical styles together to make something new. He continues to tour around the world performing songs from both of his EPs as well as some unreleased material that can be heard on his SoundCloud page.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1995</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Oliver Tree is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On May 12, 1995, Oliver Tree was born in Santa Cruz, California.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2013</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases Debut EP</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Releases debut EP, "No Sleep Till Santa Cruz", independently.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Signs with Atlantic Records</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Oliver Tree signs with Atlantic Records and releases the single "Alien Boy".</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2017</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">"When I'm Down" Music Video Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">The music video for "When I'm Down" goes viral and helps to launch Oliver Tree's career.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Debut Album "Ugly Is Beautiful" Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Oliver Tree releases his debut album "Ugly Is Beautiful" on Atlantic Records.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Headlining North American Tour</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Oliver Tree embarks on his first headlining North American tour.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases Sophomore EP "Alien Boy"</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Oliver Tree releases his sophomore EP "Alien Boy" on Atlantic Records.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's Innovative</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Oliver Tree is one of the most innovative rock singers of his generation. His music transcends genres, combining elements of rock, pop, hip hop and EDM into an eclectic mix that is both unique and refreshing.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's Entertaining</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Oliver Tree’s live performances are some of the most entertaining in the music industry. From his outrageous visuals to his energetic stage presence and off-the-wall interactions with fans, Oliver Tree always puts on a great show.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's Relatable</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Oliver Tree’s lyrics and interviews connect with fans on a personal level. His songs often reflect upon his own life experiences and struggles, which many can relate to. He also has a great sense of humor, which makes him relatable as well.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Had a Multi-Genre Education</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Oliver Tree was educated in multiple genres including hip-hop, indie, jazz, and pop. He also learned to play the guitar, bass, drums, and piano.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Wrote an Unreleased Novel</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In addition to being a musician, Oliver Tree is also a writer. He has written an unpublished novel called “The Adventures of an Unknown Skater”.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Founded His Own Record Label</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2018, Oliver Tree founded his own record label called Alien Outfit. The label has released music from artists such as Jelani Blackman and Kid Froopy.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Used to Work at Target </h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Before becoming a full time musician, Oliver Tree worked at Target in California. His job included stocking shelves and helping customers find items.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Started Making Music at Age 15</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Oliver Tree started making music when he was only 15 years old. He taught himself how to produce and write songs using Apple’s GarageBand software.</p></div>


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