ST. PETERSBURG - Matthew Morris, aka “MattyB,” makes his Tampa Bay area debut at the Palladium Theatre in St. Petersburg on Friday, Feb. 14 at 7 p.m.
MattyB is an 11–year-old pop artist who hails from Atlanta, Ga. Since beginning his music career at age 7, he has quickly become an internet sensation racking up more than 700 million video views, 1.9 million Youtube subscribers and more than 3 million followers on Facebook and Twitter.
MattyB was recently included in Billboard’s 2013, 21 Under 21, which list music’s hottest minors.
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 made himself know for this G-rated, family friendly, yet complex rap lyrics, which lead a young generation of kids to follow their dreams, believing that anything is possible. MattyB recently announced his first headline event and sold out two back-to-back shows at the Gramercy Theater in New York City. He continues to sell out shows around the country.
Reserved tickets priced at $39.99, $29.99 and $19.99 are available at the Ruth Eckerd Hall Ticket Office, by calling 727-791-7400 or visiting www.RuthEckerdHall.com.