Z107.3  wants to take the time to give you a little more information about the artists that you hear all day, everyday on Bangor's #1 Hit Music Station.

This week we put the artist spotlight on Blackbear.

REAL NAME: Matthew Tyler Musto

BIRTH DATE: November 27, 1990

WHERE FROM:  Daytona Beach, Florida

CONNECTIONS: Mike Posner, Ne-Yo, Justin Bieber, MGK, Hoodie Allen, Super Duper Kyle, Tinashe, G-Easy

TO THE POINT POINTS

  • Matthew  is also a member of Mansionz with Mike Posner, a alt hip-hop and R&B duo group
  • Matthew started his musical career as a singer in a garage band
  • He dropped out of school in 9th grade to focus on music.
  • Co-wrote the Justin Bieber song "Boyfriend", which hit #2 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 2012

All information obtained by Wikipedia.

Here is a tune that will sound familiar to you, the Z listener.

And maybe some that aren't so familiar...

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