|Real Name/Full Name
|Matthew Kichii Heafy
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:
|Iwakuni, Yamaguchi, Japan
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:
|26 January 1986
|38 years old
|In Centimetres – 191 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 4″
|In Kilograms – 72 Kg
In Pounds – 158 lbs
|Father – N/A
Mother – N/A
|Lake Brantley High Scool
|Mia Kiyomi and Akira Hiro
|Musician (Guitarist and Lead Vocalist)
Matt Heafy is known to be a guitarist and a vocalist of heavy metal which makes him a famous musician. He is from the USA and is a part of the band Trivium which had him attain many awards as a guitarist and a vocalist. He has also been a part of Capharnaum. He is also known to participate in other activities like gaming and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
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Biography and Early Life
Matthew Kichii Heafy saw his first light in Iwakuni, Japan. His mother was Japanese and his father was of a mixed origin of half Irish and half German. He has been a resident of Japan for just a year so he doesn’t know the language fully but some basic phrases. He next started residing in Orlando, Florida with his family where he is still a resident. He started off playing saxophone without any formal training of it and made himself good at it with self-support. Then he took formal training in guitar in around 2015.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Matt Heafy in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Matt Heafy’s age is 38 years old as of today’s date 22nd February 2024 having been born on 26 January 1986 . Though, he is 6′ 4″ in feet and inches and 191 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 158 lbs in Pound and 72kg in Kilograms.
He has been to Lake Brantley High School where he finished his graduation. He completed his senior years doing musical tours.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Matt Heafy got married to Ashley Howard on January 10, 2010, in his residential place in Orlando itself. The guests were close family and friends. They have borne two twins, a daughter and a son together both sharing their birthday on November 6, 2018. Matt’s younger sister is a YouTube named Michelle Heafy. While his wife was pregnant, he has a tour but he returned home to his pregnant wife.
Is Matt Heafy Gay?
Matt Heafy is known to be in a happy married life with two beautiful twin children with a woman, Ashley. Furthermore, there have been no rumors of him meddling with the people of same-sex. So we conclude he is a straight man.
Heafy’s career with his guitar started as early as in his school while he was performing for a talent show. Trivium band’s original singer Brad Lewter offered him to join the band. He was very young, just 12, yet he was chosen the band’s guitarist. Later he was also made the lead vocalist since Lewter left his position in the band due to some argument over the band’s creativity.
As he was the lead vocalist and a vocalist without much formal training, he used his voice to scream and growl which later proved to be very harmful to his vocal cords and eventually blew his voice while performing on stage for Rock on the Range in 2014.
With vocal lessons, he recovered and came back at the same level that he was before his injury. He claims that the new techniques are better than human talks. With fleeting time, he ranged out his vocals and transformed them into hardcore screams. And his further song albums consisted of songs filled with screams or no screams at all or a medley of the two mentioned. He also sometimes shared the lead guitarist positions and also was responsible for taking records of the rhythm tracks of the album.
He has been a part of many albums with Trivium, some of which are Ember to Inferno, The Crusade, Shogun, In Waves, Vengeance Falls, Silence in the Snow, The Sin, and The Sentence, Ruber, Flavus and EP called Caeruleus.
He has helped the band Trivium receive the Kerrang award and as a solo artist, he has been the winner of the Metal Hammer Gold awards.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Matt Heafy in 2024
Starting as a 12-year-old, he has had a very long journey to what fame he has now. His part of the career has been a bumpy ride as a musician but he never gave up on music one way or the other. He has held his position as a guitarist and a lead vocalist, even when he had his share of adversaries. He started from the USA but now he has a reach across seas, over the whole world and he chooses to remain in the field of music firmly. He holds his ground to date and is still counting on his gaining popularity, He has a net worth of $6 Million as of 2024.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- He has his Twitch channel, from where he does his streaming regularly.
- He has an avid knack for his games, so he streams his video games or shows the running of guitar clinics, showcases his talent of Brazilian jiu-jitsu through classes, does his vocal warm-ups, and whatnot.
- He had also been associated with Dragonforce.
We see a very interesting journey through Matt Heafy’s life right from the very beginning. His efforts at musical trials and errors got him started at just the age of 12 and has done wondrously good yet.