In this article you'll find the top plugins which allow you to change the timbre of any vocal by altering the formants. Let's get started!
1. Little AlterBoy
The most popular formant shifter from SoundToys.
MAutoPitch is a completely free AutoTune and formant shifter from MeldaProduction.
3. The Sauce
Besides being primarily a vocal chopping plugin, The Sauce is perfect for formant shifting as well.
4. Izotope Nectar
Nectar is an all-in-one vocal processing plugin that uses AI. It also includes very good formant shifting features.
Melodyne allows you to change the pitch of certain recorded notes in a level of detail that's not accessible from any other plugin.
6. Antares Throat Evo
Throat Evo is a dedicated vocal timbre-shifting plugin from the renowned company Antares (makers of AutoTune).
7. Elastique Pitch 2
Elastique Pitch gives you access to pitch and formant shifting on a X-Y pad.
8. Vocal Bender
Vocal Bender from Waves is a simple pitch and formant shifting plugin.
9. Auburn Sounds Graillon
Auburn Sounds Graillon is a "live voice changer" and a completely free formant shifter.
10. Antares Autotune
Besides being the most popular auto-tune plugin, this VST from Antares is also perfect for formant shifting.