Matthew David Morris aka "MattyB" is a 12-year-old pop singer/rapper from Atlanta, GA. He was born on January 6, 2003. Since beginning his music career at age 7, he has quickly become an Internet superstar with more than 2 Billion video views and 5 million YouTube subscribers. His social media consists of over 8 million followers on Facebook & Twitter combined.
His music videos and songs have been seen and played all over the world. Although MattyB originated on YouTube, many TV shows, radio stations, websites, magazines and blogs have featured him and his music. MattyB’s audience has grown exponentially over the last six months, racking up over 90+ million monthly views and quickly elevating his YouTube channel into the top 75 most viewed YouTube channels YTD 2015. MattyB is currently in the top 50 most viewed all time YouTube / Vevo musicians. This explosive growth places MattyB #1 in the “tween” demographic. MattyB has a large portfolio of music, which consists of original music and cover songs and was recently selected in the 2013 Top 21 Under 21 by Billboard Magazine.
MattyB has performed and appeared on a variety of TV shows including two episodes of Lifetime TV's #1 Show "Dance Moms", "Free Birds" Soundtrack (2013), Good Morning America, The TODAY Show, CNN, HLN, The Queen Latifah Show, Wendy Williams Show, Dr. Phil Show, EXTRA TV, FOX and more. He has performed in many locations such as Phillips Arena, Gwinnett Arena, Georgia World Congress Center, Highline Ballroom (NYC), Turner Field (Home of the Atlanta Braves), Six Flags, Centennial Olympic Park (Atlanta, GA) and Atlanta Motor Speedway and many venues all over the USA. In Summer 2013, MattyB announced his first headline tour and sold out two back to back shows at Gramercy Theatre in New York City. Since that event, MattyB is continuing to sell out headline shows around the country at the tender age of 12.
Aside from his music endeavors, MattyB is a normal middle school student. He is one of five children in his family and enjoys lacrosse, baseball, art, fishing, video games and spending time with his friends and family.
Updated July 1, 2015