Dave Matthews Bio

(Singer, actor, songwriter)

Dave Matthews is an American singer-songwriter and actor. Dave is married to his longtime girlfriend and has three children.

Relationship Statistics of Dave Matthews

What is Dave Matthews marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Dave Matthews get married ? (married date):August 10, 2010
How many children does Dave Matthews have ? (name):Three(Grace Anne, Stella Busina, and Oliver)
Is Dave Matthews having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Dave Matthews gay ?: No
Who is Dave Matthews wife ? (name):Jennifer Ashley Harper

More about the relationship

Dave Matthews is a married man. He is married to Jennifer Ashley Harper on August 10, 2000.

The couple has welcomed three children: twin daughters named Stella Busina and Grace Anne on August 15, 2001, and a son Oliver in June 2007. The couple is currently living together and there is no sign of divorce between the couple.

Previously, he proposed to Julia Grey three times and each time she rejected his proposal.

Who is Dave Matthews?

Dave Matthews is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and record label owner who is originally from South Africa. He is best known for his role as the lead vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter for the Dave Matthews Band.

Age, Parents, Siblings, Family

He was born on January 9, 1967, in Johannesburg, South Africa. His birth name is David John Matthews and he is currently 52 years old. His father’s name is John Matthews and his mother’s name is Allie Laurenzo-Matthews.

He is the third of the four children of his parents. He has two sisters(Jane and Anne) and a brother(Peter). His sister, Anne died in a domestic tragedy at her home in South Africa. His family moved to Yorktown Heights in New York when he was two years old.

Dave’s father is working there as a physicist, starting working for IBM. Unfortunately, his father died in 1977 during lung cancer and after a year, the family moved to New York.

Dave holds dual citizenship(American-South African) but his ethnicity is Caucasian.

Dave Matthews: Education, School/College University

He graduated from St Stithians College high school in 1985. After high school, in order to avoid being enlisted in South Africa’s compulsory military service, he left South Africa for New York in 1986.

Dave Matthews: Professional Life, Career

Before he began his profession, he worked several jobs for his survival in Charlottesville, Virginia. Also, he was part of the local music community and also acted in various local production.

Soon, he began appearing on stage with Tim Reynolds. They met through their mutual friend, Nic Cappon. After working together, he was persuaded to record some of his own songs.

He wrote many songs such as ‘Recently, I’ll Back You Up’, and ‘The Song that Jane Likes’ in 1991. He formed a band named Dave Matthews band alongside Peter Griesar(Left in 1993), Boyd Tinsley, Carter Beauford, Stefan Lessard, and LeRoi Moore.

Dave Matthews
Caption: Dave Matthews (Source: Wikipedia)

The band performed for the first time in 1991 for the Middle East Children’s Alliance and the band soon moved to the national stage with the help of the band’s manager, Coran Capshaw. After three years, the band released its first major-label debut ‘Under The Table and Dreaming’. Later, the band released ‘Away from the World’ in 2012.

Apart from his singing career, he is also an actor. He made his acting debut in the Disney film ‘When the Red Fern Grows’ and later starred in ‘Because of Winn-Dixie’ alongside Jeff Daniels and Eva Marie Saint.

Dave Matthews: Awards, Nominations

He won ASCAP Award in the category Most Performed Song from a Motion Picture for ‘Mr. Deeds’ in 2003 and won Grammy Award in the category Best Rock Vocal Performance-Male in 2004.

Dave Matthews: Net Worth($300M), Income, Salary

He has an estimated net worth of around $300 million and he has earned that sum of money from his professional career. The album titled “Remember Two Things’,  was released on the Independent label Bama Rags two years later which was certified gold by the RIAA. We can expect that such a successful album made a huge income as well.

Dave Matthews: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

He has been successful in maintaining his celebrity status and has not been involved in any rumors and controversies in his personal and professional life.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

He has a height of 6 ft. 4 inches and he has dark brown eyes and brown hair. But, other information regarding his weight, body measurement, shoe size, dress size, etc. is unknown.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

He has around 438k followers on Instagram, about 359k followers on Twitter, he has more than 2.84 million followers on Facebook, and around 228k subscribers on his YouTube channel.

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