Matisyahu

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Matisyahu

Matisyahu, 2012
Background information
Birth name Matthew Paul Miller
Also known as Matisyahu, MC Truth
Born June 30, 1979 (1979-06-30) (age 35)
West Chester, Pennsylvania, US
Genres Reggae, reggae fusion, alternative rock, hip hop
Occupations Singer, rapper, activist
Instruments Vocals, beatboxing
Years active 2000–present
Labels JDub
Epic/SBMG Records
Associated acts Roots Tonic
Umphrey's McGee
Wookiefoot
Infected Mushroom
Akon
Joseph Israel
Les Claypool
Fidel Nadal
Website MatisyahuWorld.com

Matthew Paul Miller (born June 30, 1979), better known by his Hebrew name and stage name Matisyahu, is a Jewish, Hasidic, rapper. His more famous songs are "King Without a Crown", "Jerusalem", and "One Day". He has collaborated with Akon, The Crystal Method, and Infected Mushroom[source?]. He has 3 studio albums, as well as 2 live albums, 2 remix albums, and 2 DVDs with live concerts[source?].