Matthew Wilder

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Birthday
24, 1953
Birthplace
New York
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
24, 1953 (age 66)
Birthplace
New York

About

Famous for his hit 1983 single 'Break My Stride,' he also charted in both the United States and the United Kingdom with his 1984 song 'The Kid's American.' After ending his career as a singer, he became a producer for Kelly Clarkson, No Doubt, and other popular artists and bands.

Before Fame

Early in his career, he performed with a New York-based folk music group called Matthew & Peter.

Trivia

He earned an Academy Award nomination for his work on the score of the animated Disney feature Mulan; he was also a featured vocalist on the film's soundtrack.

Family Life

He was born and raised in New York City.

Associated With

At the very start of his music career, he sang backup vocals for Bette Midler.