Matt Walst Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Matt Walst Quick Info
Height5 ft 9 in
Weight69 kg
Date of BirthDecember 28, 1982
Zodiac SignCapricorn
Hair ColorBlonde

Matt Walst is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and musician who is best known for being the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist for My Darkest Days from 2005 to 2013 and Three Days Grace. He has more than 100k followers on Facebook and more than 100k followers on Instagram.

Born Name

Matthew Jean Paul Walst

Nick Name

Matt

Lead singer of Three Days Grace Matt Walst
Lead singer of Three Days Grace Matt Walst (Matt Walst / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Capricorn

Born Place

Asphodel-Norwood, Ontario, Canada

Nationality

Canadian

 

Occupation

Singer, Songwriter, Musician

Family

  • Father – Lou Walst
  • Mother – Karol Walst
  • SiblingsBrad Walst (Older Brother) (Bassist with Three Days Grace)

Genre

Post-Grunge, Hard Rock, Alternative Metal

Instruments

Vocals, Guitar

Labels

  • 604 Records
  • Mercury Records
  • RCA Records

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 9 in or 175 cm

Weight

69 kg or 152 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Matt has dated –

  1. Nicole Bowser
  2. Ashley Wright
Matt Walst taking a selfie with his girlfriend in February 2015
Matt Walst taking a selfie with his girlfriend in February 2015 (Matt Walst / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

White

Hair Color

Blonde

However, he dyes his hair black.

Eye Color

Blue

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Tattoos on his arms
  • Wears earrings and eyebrow ring

Brand Endorsements

Matt has endorsed brands such as –

  • Gretsch Guitars
  • Kickasso
  • Movember

Matt Walst Favorite Things

  • AlbumLateralus (By Tool)
  • Song From The Lateralus AlbumParabola
  • Song From The Three Days Grace Album Let You Down
  • Songs Written By HimP*rn Star Dancing, Without You
  • Song By Three Days Grace To Perform The Good Life
  • Song In The White Room AlbumLast Train to Trancentral

SourceLoudwire, TrentArthur.ca, Instagram, Amp.App.com, Instagram

Matt Walst performing with My Darkest Days in 2009
Matt Walst performing with My Darkest Days in 2009 (Katie Colwell / Wikimedia / CC BY 3.0)

Matt Walst Facts

  1. In 2014, he stepped in as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist of Three Days Grace after Adam Gontier‘s departure in 2013.
  2. Matt was the frontman of My Darkest Days from 2005 to 2013. Chad Kroeger of Nickelback was impressed with the band’s sound and signed them onto his record label 604 Records.
  3. He counts Jim Morrison, Kurt Cobain, and Deftones as his biggest musical influences.
  4. Matt co-wrote P*rn Star Dancing¬†for My Darkest Days‘ debut album in 2010. The hit single was certified ‘Gold’ by RIAA in the United States.

Featured Image by Matt Walst / Instagram

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