Matt Stillwell, a nationally touring country music artist from Sylva, NC, is a fully independent country music artist. Before he jumped into music, he played baseball at Western Carolina University where he was an All Conference player on the Catamount’s Southern Conference Championship Baseball team. He has recorded seven full length albums, opened for most country superstars, and toured the country several times. He lives in Knoxville with his wife Lindsey, and two beautiful girls, Carolina and Ruby.
Matt’s debut single “Shine” reached the TOP #50 on Billboard’s Country Charts. The accompanying music video reached #5 on CMT Pure while breaking into the Top 10 on GAC’s Top 20 Country Countdown. The album went on to produce another Top 50 Billboard single in “Sweet Sun Angel” and two more top videos on CMT Pure with “Dirt Road Dancing” and “Sweet Sun Angel”. The first single “Ignition” from his album "Right On Time" reached the TOP #50 on the Billboard Hot Country Chart and has over 1 million streams. Stillwell’s song “Hey Dad”, written as a tribute to his late father, has over 500,000 streams and the video has over 40,000,000 views online.
Stillwell has been featured on CBS Sunday Morning, Fox and Friends, Dallas, LA, Minneapolis, and Atlanta TV Morning Shows, and co-hosted an episode of Diners, Drive-ins, and Dives with Guy Fieri on the Food Network (Season 26, Episode 5). In 2017 he became the ambassador for the Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation’s “Badges For Baseball” program that puts at risk youth together with law enforcement using baseball as the hook. To date the tour has partnered with Major League Baseball for 14 events and effected hundreds of kids and cops alike. MLB.com host a video that showcases the tour and gives more details about the program.
Matt is currently traveling country performing Hometown House Parties, promoting his new single, “Everybody’s Got A Hometown”. These intimate shows allow for a connection and fan experience like no other. He has partnered with Evolv Health to help nourish kids in need across North America. Nourishments are given for every download, stream, HHP Merchandise purchase, and HHP that is booked. To further that unique fan connection, Matt will also host the inaugural “Matt Stillwell Fan Cruise” with Total Travel and Events and Royal Caribbean, October 11-14.