MattyB or MattyBRaps is a young and talented American rapper, singer, songwriter, and YouTube personality. He has received appreciation from millions of fans around the world. His album was ranked 11th in Billboard Music Chart. That’s a Rap is an autobiography which he has written about himself.
Matthew David Morris professionally known as Matty B Raps. He was born on 6th January 2003 in Duluth, Georgia, United States of America. His parents’ names are Tawny Morris and Blake Morris. He has 4 siblings named Sarah Grace Morris, Blake Morris Jr., Joshua Morris, and John Michael Morris. Matt is a family man and he still studying at Wesleyan High School. Matt also has a very good sports person spirit in himself who plays various outdoor sports like Baseball, Lacrosse, and Football. He also is very much into music and video games.
Matty’s brother is a singer and rapper. He used to look at his brother’s performance in a mesmerized manner and was quite fascinated with his work. He requested his help to write a lyric and soon he began rapping. In 2010, when Matty was 7 years old he started posting videos of covers of popular music by the famous artists on YouTube, and quickly his video was liked by a lot of people and soon become an internet sensation. He remixed the songs which were sang by Taylor Swift, Carly Rae, Kesha, One Republic, Justin Bieber, Black eyed Peace, Rihanna, and many other top artists. Matthew kept on making the videos and uploading it as he was overwhelmed by the reaction. He tried his best to stand out from the crowd of cover making kids and trying differentiating his work.
His first cover has got more than 6 million views which is Justin Bieber’s “Eenie Meenie”. He has even released his singles which are Monsters, True Colors, Gone, and many other songs he wrote and sang. He has even collaborated with famous artists such as Gracie Haschak, Brooke Adee, Ricky Garcia, Chanel Loran, Skylar Stecker, Maddie Jane, and many others. In 2015 he released its own album named “Outside the Lines”. Matty B Raps has appeared on various television shows and performed on Today, The Wendy William Show, Dr. Phill, and The Queen Latifah Show. Vanilla Ice, James Maslow, and Carson Lueders have also been featured by him. He has also performed in front of massive crowds in places such as Philips Arena, Turner Field, and many other venues in the United States. He has even written a book about himself named “That’s a Rap”.
Awards and Nominations
He has been nominated for Teen Choice Award for Choice Web Star: Music in 2016, Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite Viral Music Artist in 2017, and Teen Choice Award for Choice Music: Next Big Thing in 2018.
|Real Name||Matthew David Morris|
|Birth Date||January 06, 2003|
|Birth Place||Duluth, Georgia, U.S.|
|Height||in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimetres – 170 cm|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 78 kg – in Pounds – 172 lbs|
|Shoe Size||9 (U.S.)|
|Hair Color||Light Brown|
|Father||Blake Sr. Morris|
|Sister||Sarah Grace Morris|
|Brother||John Michael Morris, Blake Morris Jr., Joshua Morris|
|Is he a Gay?||No|
Being a teenage heart-throb, it’s obvious that he would be a crush for millions of hot chicks out there. He won the heart over with his cute smile and powerful voice and his name was linked with so many actress and social media personalities. But, Kate Cadogan is the one with whom Matt confirmed to have close relationship. Matt used to play basketball with her twin brother Jack and later asked her mother if he can take out Kate for a date. After this, they started dating life and continued their love life but it didn’t work out well and they split up. Apart from this, there were rumors that Matty had dated JoJo Siwa, CeCe and Grashie Haschak but no confirmation is done on this regard by any of them.
MattyBRaps Net Worth
Matty B is an American children’s artist who has a net worth of $3 million. He has posted remix videos of songs on YouTube and in 2014 he surpassed one billion views on his YouTube channel. He is very much active on social media accounts. On YouTube he has 13.7Million subscribers, 818.4 Thousand fans are following him on twitter, and 3.4Millions fans are following him on Instagram.
- MattyBRaps had braces for a year
- At the age of 13 years he became an author
- He is a big fan of Michael Jackson
- He is taking his vocal lessons from Lisa Rosemond at Jan Smith Studios. The same studios where Justin Bieber and Usher took their lessons.
- Mary B’s family has a recording studio in their house. Everything related to management is handled by his father.
- He has dated JoJo Siwa in the past who is a famous American YouTuber, actress, singer, and dancer.