Blackbear (born November 27, 1990) is an American Singer, Rapper, Songwriter, Record Producer, and Instagram Star from Daytona Beach, Florida. He initially gained fame for being one of the co-writer of a song named “Boyfriend” by Justin Bieber.
His real full birth name is Matthew Tyler Musto. Furthermore, the 28-year-old songwriter wrote the hit song alongside Mike Posner. In fact, the track reached at number two position on the Billboard Hot 100. Moreover, he started his solo profession career in 2008 and moved to Atlanta.
Matthew made debut with his first Extended Play called “Brightness” followed by Contrast and Exposure. In addition, in 2012, he signed to R&B label. His debut mixtape “Sex” released on October 31, 2012.
On February 14, 2015, Musto published his first album “Deadroses“. The single, “Idfc”, also listed on Billboard’s R&B Hot 100 for over a year. Some of his other works are Help, Cashmere Noose, Drink Bleach, etc.
In Musto’s career, he collaborated with many celebrities like Jacob Sartorius, Marc E. Bassy, G-Eazy, Mike Posner, Maejor Ali, Mod Sun, Rivers Cuomo, Billie Eilish, Pharrell Williams, Miley Cyrus, Cody Ko, Noel Miller, etc.
Early Life, Parents & Profile
Matthew Tyler Musto was born on the 27th of November 1990 in Daytona Beach, Florida, United States. Hence, the present age of Singer Blackbear is 28 years old, as of 2018. His father and mother later moved to Pennsylvania, USA when he was very young.
Furthermore, Matthew spent most of his childhood in Palm Coast, Florida. He also has three siblings i.e. two brothers TJ & James and one sister Jade. During high school, Musto became a member of the rock band called “Polaroid“.
They released various works such as Paint The Town (album), Inside And Out, and The Cure Demo. Moreover, the band also signed Leakmob Records. Then, Matthew dropped out of his school along with other bandmates.
Personal Life, Girlfriend & Spouse
The 28-year-old Matthew Musto is in a relationship with his girlfriend “Sydney Carlson”. However, there is no much information about his partner on the internet. Earlier, the singer dated his ex-girlfriend “Bella Thorne“.
Furthermore, she is an American actress, model, singer, music video director, and author. Bella gained fame with her appearance in shows like My Own Worst Enemy, Shake It Up, Big Love, Famous in Love, etc.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Full Birth Name||Matthew Tyler Musto.|
|Profession||Singer, Rapper, Songwriter, Record Producer, and Instagram Star.|
|Age (As of 2018)||28 years old|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||November 27, 1990.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Daytona Beach, Florida, United States (but raised in Pennsylvania and Palm Coast, Florida).|
|Famous For||being one of the co-writer of a song named "Boyfriend" by Justin Bieber.|
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Sagittarius.|
|Current Residence||LA, California, USA.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 8".
Centimeters: 173 cm.
Meters: 1.73 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 74 Kg.
Pounds: 163 lbs.
|Biceps Size||14 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||40-30-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||9.|
|Tattoos details?||has tattoos all over his body.
|Hair Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Name not found (Businessman).
Mother: Not Known.
|Siblings||Brother: TJ and James.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Bella Thorne (American actress, model, singer, music video director, and author).|
|Girlfriend & Fiancee||Sydney Carlson.|
|Alma Mater||Will Update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Tom Holland.
Actress: Kristen Stewart.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Switzerland.|
|Love to do||Listening to music, Traveling, and Watching movies.|
|Favorite Dishes||Pan Cake, Fries, Chicken & Cheese Burger.|
|Net worth (Approx.)||$2 Million US Dollars (As of 2019).|
|Salary, Income & Earnings per month||Will update.|
|Office Address||Will Update.|
|Home Details||Not Known|
|Mobile or Phone Number||Will Update.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Blackbear
- Wikipedia: Matthew Tyler Musto was in 9th grade when the singer dropped out of school.
- During the fall of 2011, Matthew decided to change his professional name to Blackbear.
- The singer moved to Los Angeles, California in his late teens in order to pursue his career in the entertainment world.
- Furthermore, in 2014, he became one of the first independent artists to monetize streaming on SoundCloud.
- His track “NYLA” from debut album got featured in the documentary “Hot Girls Wanted” on Netflix in May 2015.
- Physique Details: Blackbear’s height is 5 Feet 8 Inches (173 centimeters tall) and weighs 74 kilograms (163 pounds) approximately.
- The 28-year-old artist diagnosed with necrotic pancreatitis in 2016.
- Later, he underwent multiple surgeries and dot treatment in the hospital throughout the year.
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- Musto produced the title track from G-Eazy’s album “These Things Happen” and also appeared in the music video.
- Moreover, he is also a member of the “Mansionz” (alternative hip-hop and R&B duo) with Mike Posner.
- Recently, he released a song titled “Blackbear & TMG – Short Kings Anthem”. It aired on the Cody Ko’s self-entitled YouTube channel.
- As an Instagram star, Musto has 2.4+ million followers on the platform.