Money Matt is an upcoming rapper from Cincinnati Ohio who’s making major moves on his YouTube channel with songs such as “mirrors”, came from nothing & Ain’goin’. Money Matt has Traveled the region, been on many mixtapes, Featured in magazines and was on the cover of Legendary Magazine. At a young age money Matt better known as Matt Mansour knew that music was a passion that he couldn’t resist. After a severe eye injury early on in Matt’s childhood. Looking for an outlet as a means of his aggression; Matt started to play sports & find other avenues. He said a teacher once told him: “You’re the director of your movie each choice you make is a new clip you may not be able to go backward but you control the next clip just move forward”. That is exactly what Matt did.
At the age of 15 he started freestyling as he said “I always had used music as a means to get away from my reality and express myself in my own way”. After several years as a youth searching for his sound in music and working on his song depth and flow took him 5 years to perfect of freestyling and writing for 6 to 8 hours per night. Money Matt at the age of 22 in 2012, got his first studio set-up and began to record. This lead up to his debut single “No beats just bars” which was set to be the foundation of #moneymatttakeover2017.
After encountering struggles early on in Money Matt’s career, dedicated to his craft knew as he stated “I want to make a name for himself by being a positive leader like a NFL or NBA player to our youth”. Money Matt is someone all people will admire. As his positivity not only shows through his music he puts out, but in his genuine demeanor, charisma he brings to the stage, as well as his willingness to work with his peers within the independent music game.
Money Matt as commercialized as his name sounds the real reason behind his name being “Money Matt”. He states in the track “Like yesterday” off of his “A1 grind” project “Money aint gonna change me, why you think my name money matt, god broke the mold when he made me”; as an aspiring artist his original style, universal sound, and positive outlook will surely spread to emerge money matt to be one of the biggest contenders in the music game today.