Matthew Charles Sanders, known by his stage name Mr. Shadows, is an American singer and songwriter. He is best known as the lead singer, songwriter and founding member of heavy metal band Avenged Sevenfold. In 2017, the Shadows was voted third in Ultimate Guitar's list of top 25 modern leaders.
|Birth name||Matthew Charles Sanders|
|Born||July 31, 1981, Fountain Valley, California, U.S.|
|Genres||Heavy metal, hard rock, progressive metal, metalcore (early), punk rock (early)|
|Labels||Capitol, Warner Bros, Good Life, Hopeless|
|Associated acts||Avenged Sevenfold, Successful Failure|
|IMDb||Matt Shadows's IMDb|
|Spotify||Matt Shadows's Spotify|
Known by the stage name of M. Shadows, he serves as lead singer of the heavy metal band Avenged Sevenfold.
He attended Huntington Beach High School. One of his first bands was called Successful Failure.
He was featured on a track by The Dirty Heads.
He grew up with a sister named Amy. He married Valary Dibenedetto in 2009. The couple welcomed a son, River Sanders, in July of 2012. They welcomed another son named Cash Sanders.
He was influenced by the music and fashion of Ozzy Osbourne.
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Latest information about Matt Shadows updated on June 14 2021.