Singer, songwriter, & producer ‘Matt B’ was born and raised in Chicago, IL. He is currently signed to StarBase Records Japan as of 2014. Matt released his Japanese debut album "LOVE & WAR" in September 2014, and it went #1 on the iTunes R&B Charts. His hit single "Plain Girl" also went #1 on the iTunes R&B Charts. "LOVE & WAR" became available for physical distribution at over 1,400 TSUTAYA music stores, and sold out in several locations. His sophomore album "DIVE" released in January 2016 and achieved similar success, hitting #1 on the iTunes R&B Charts in less than 24 hours. "DIVE" is now available for physical distribution in TSUTAYA stores.
Matt is currently working hard to branch into the US market. He has worked with some of the industry’s greatest, such as GRAMMY Award winning producer Anthony Dent, GRAMMY-nominated producer Mark Byrd, producer Dae One, singer/songwriter J Winans, GRAMMY Award winning producer/songwriter Adonis Shropshire, Epic Records recording artist Casey Veggies, and so on. Matt has been working diligently on a 5-track EP project with GRAMMY-nominated producer Donnie Scantz, which is currently slated for release in the summer of 2017.