Matthew Koma Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

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Matthew Koma Quick Info
Height5 ft 9¼ in
Weight69 kg
Date of BirthJune 2, 1987
Zodiac SignGemini
GirlfriendHilary Duff

Matthew Koma is best known for his work as a songwriter. As a songwriter, he has worked with popular music artists and bands such as Sebastian Ingrosso, Tiësto, Steve Aoki, Miriam Bryant, OneRepublic, and Shania Twain. He has achieved tremendous success for his work with Zedd. The single, Clarity, which was written by him, was performed by Zedd and went on to win a Grammy Award. He has also been subjected to widespread attention because of his relationship with actress and singer, Hilary Duff.

Born Name

Matthew Bair

Nick Name

Matthew Koma

Matthew Koma in a selfie with his dog in October 2017
Matthew Koma in a selfie with his dog in October 2017 (Matthew Koma / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Gemini

Born Place

Seaford, New York, United States

Nationality

American

Education

Matthew Koma went to the Seaford High School in his hometown.

Occupation

Singer, Songwriter, DJ, Record Producer

Family

  • Father – Unknown
  • Mother – Unknown
  • Siblings – Unknown

Manager

Matthew Koma is represented by –

  • Watchdog Management
  • Matt Oliver of Infamous PR

Genre

Pop, Punk Rock, EDM, Hip-Hop

Instruments

Vocals, Guitar

Labels

Cherrytree, Interscope, RCA Records

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 9¼ in or 176 cm

Weight

69 kg or 152 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Matthew Koma has dated –

  1. Carly Rae Jepsen (2012-2015) – In the summer of 2012, Matthew started going out with the singer, Carly Rae Jepsen. They had grown close while working on her studio album, Kiss. He had worked as a writer on 7 songs from the album. However, they decided to head in separate directions in 2015.
  2. Emily Kinney (2014) – In 2014, he was rumored to be going out with the actress, Emily Kinney. It was claimed that they were seen together out on dates on a couple of occasions.
  3. Hilary Duff (2017, 2017-Present) – At the start of 2017, Matthew started going out with actress and singer, Hilary Duff. However, their relationship was on and off in nature during the first year. They even broke up for the first time in March 2017 and by the end of December, they were giving their relationship a shot for the 3rd time. They had previously collaborated in 2015 for her music album, Breathe In. Breathe Out. In October 2018, they welcomed a girl named, Banks Violet Bair who was Hilary’s 2nd child and Matthew’s 1st child.
Matthew Koma posing lovingly with Hilary Duff
Matthew Koma posing lovingly with Hilary Duff (Matthew Koma / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

White

He has Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

Often ties a bandanna around his head

Brand Endorsements

Matthew Koma was featured in the ‘Rediscovered’ video series created by the Kia Motors. In the video posted in January 2015, he recorded the cover of The Miracles‘ single, The Tracks of My Tears.

Matthew Koma as seen while performing in September 2012
Matthew Koma as seen while performing in September 2012 (Geoff Livingston / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Best Known For

  • Having contributed soundtracks to the popular TV series such as Glee, Dancing with the Stars, The Vampire Diaries, and Hawaii Five-0
  • Having penned Zedd‘s Grammy Award-winning single, Clarity. He has also written Zedd’s single, Spectrum, which was featured at the top of US Dance Club Songs (Billboard) chart.
  • Having written songs for the established music artists such as TiestoSebastian Ingrosso, Carly Rae Jepsen, Shania Twain, and 5 Seconds of Summer

As a Singer

In May 2012, he released his first EP, Parachutewhich was produced by Interscope Records.

He has also released a couple of singles out of which Kisses Back has been the most popular. It particularly did well in Poland and was certified as gold.

First Film

In 2010, he made his theatrical film debut in the action horror movie, Denizen

First TV Show

In 2014, Matthew Koma made his first TV show appearance as himself in the talk show, Good Morning America.

Personal Trainer

Matthew relies on his regular yoga sessions to keep himself in the right shape. He often joins his partner Hillary Duff for the yoga workouts. They have often been spotted heading to the yoga studio together.

Matthew Koma Favorite Things

SourceWikipedia
Matthew Koma (Left) in a selfie with Big Fat Snare Drum in June 2018
Matthew Koma (Left) in a selfie with Big Fat Snare Drum in June 2018 (Matthew Koma / Instagram)

Matthew Koma Facts

  1. When he started his music career, he focussed mainly on punk rock. He later transitioned to pop, hip-hop, and EDM.
  2. Early in his career, he had collaborated with music artists such as Hardwell, Zedd, Alesso, Steve Aoki, Sebastian Ingrosso, and Miriam Bryant.
  3. After watching his acoustic performance of She, the record producer Jimmy Iovine decided to sign him to his record label, Interscope Records.
  4. In 2012, Matthew was roped in by the electronic duo, LMFAO, for Sorry For Party Rocking worldwide tour. He also joined Owl City for their music tour.
  5. In the spring of 2012, Ellie Goulding asked him to support her during her music tour of Europe.
  6. In 2017, he revealed that he had previously struggled with an eating disorder. He also revealed that because of his disorder, his heart rate went so dangerously low at one point that he had to undergo emergency surgery to install a pacemaker.
  7. Visit his official website @ matthewkoma.com.
  8. Follow Matthew Koma on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and SoundCloud.

Featured Image by Matthew Koma / Instagram

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