Matt Heafy is a musician from the USA who is the lead vocalist and guitarist of the band Trivium. He has also served as the vocalist of Capharnaum. He practices Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and is also an avid gamer. He regularly streams on his Twitch channel called “matthewkheafy”. He has received many awards with Trivium. Now let’s have a closer look about the net worth of Matt Heafy in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Matthew Kiichi Heafy was born in January 1986, in Yamaguchi, Japan. His mother is Japanese and his father is an American. When he was only one year old, his family moved to Orlando, Florida. He cannot speak in Japanese but knows common phrases.
He went to Lake Brantley High School and has toured Europe when he was still in high school. When he was eleven years old, he began learning to play tenor saxophone. He is a self-taught guitarist and was interested in music from an early age.
In 2010, Matt Heafy got married to Ashley Howard. There are no other relationships known about the singer. Since 2009, he is endorsed by Gibson.
Career, Award & Nominations
In a school talent show, Matt Heafy emerged as the winner. He was later asked to be the lead singer of the heavy metal band Trivium. He was only 12 years at that time. The band was formed in 1999. In 2003, the band released its debut album entitled ‘Ember to Inferno’. Two years later, they released ‘Ascendancy’. The following year, they came up with the album ‘The Crusade’. In 2008, the album ‘Shogun’ became available.
‘In Waves’ was released in 2011. This was followed by the album ‘Vengeance Falls’. In 2015, Trivium released ‘Silence in the Snow’. Their most recent studio album was ‘The Sin and the Sentence’ in 2017. With Trivium, Heafy has received the Kerrang! Award in 2005. They have also received nominations for the World Music Awards and Underground Interviews Award.
As a solo artist, Heafy has won the Metal Hammer Golden Gods Award. Trivium has also released the compilation album ‘Ember to Inferno: Ab Initio’ in 2016. They have released the demo albums ‘Ruber’ and ‘Flavus’ and EP called ‘Caeruleus’. They have released 32 singles and 26 music videos.
Net Worth & Earnings
What would be the net worth of an artist who has been associated with a popular band when he was only 12 years old? He is a very talented musician and has got a net worth of somewhere around $5 million. He is best known for the singles “Like Light to the Flies”, “Built to Fall”, “In Waves”, “The Sin and the Sentence”, Down from the Sky”, “Silence in the Snow”, and “The Heart from Your Rate”. His band has also appeared in the bands of other artists.
Matt Heafy is a very popular artist in the United States. He has got many fans across the world and is a very talented person. He began his career at a very young age and he continues to be active in music.