Aside from his music endeavors, MattyB is a normal freshman in high school. 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.
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 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, such as The TODAY Show, Wendy Williams Show, Dr. Phil Show, Queen Latifah, EXTRA, Good Morning America, Fox News and more. He has performed in many locations such as Phillips Arena, Gwinnett Arena, Turner Field (Home of the Atlanta Braves), Six Flags, Centennial Olympic Park (Atlanta, GA) and Atlanta Motor Speedway and 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.