Matthew West on Twitter

  • Since he himself has gone through suffering and testing, he is able to help us when we are being tested. (Hebrews 2:18 NLT)

    October 31, 2014

  • Woke up hoping last night was a bad dream & @Royals actually won! Hey, it's still a #winfortim when u get this tune!

    October 30, 2014

  • RT @backrowfaith: We are the salt of the earth, we are a city on a hill...its time for us to shine...its time for us to do something @matth

    October 30, 2014

Matthew West

Matthew West is a Christian singer who was raised in a suburb of Chicago, IL., where he discovered music at an early age. The son of a minister, he grew up in the front pew listening to his mom harmonize and following her lead. By the time he reached high school, Matthew remained involved in music and received a scholarship to study music at Millikin University in Illinois. It was during his first year of college, that Matthew began playing guitar and writing songs. By Matthew's senior year, he was playing at every venue imaginable, from Fraternity houses to churches, and youth groups. Bio provided by