Matt Flynn is an American musician and record producer who is well-known for being the drummer of the hugely successful band, Maroon 5 (2006-Present).

Born Name

Matthew Flynn

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Born Place

Woodstock, New York, United States




Matt studied at Gunn High School situated in California.

He attended San Diego State University, albeit briefly.


Musician, Record Producer


Pop, Alternative Rock, Blue-Eyed Soul, Funk Rock, Pop Rock, R&B, Soft Rock, Neo Soul, Electro-Funk, Disco


Drums, Percussion


  • Reprise Records
  • Warner Records
  • 222 Records
  • Interscope Records
  • A&M Octone Records




5 ft 10 in or 178 cm


70 kg or 154.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Matt has dated –

  1. Heidi Ford – Matt is happily married to Heidi Ford. The couple is parents to a daughter named Ryan Flynn and a son named Michael Ford Flynn (b. June 5, 2007).

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Distinctive Features

Dimpled smile

Brand Endorsements

Matt Flynn has endorsed brands such as –

  • Sugar Percussion (2015)
  • Vater Drumsticks
  • Remo Drumheads
  • Paiste Cymbals (2014)

Matt Flynn Favorite Things

  • Song From The 2010 Album Hands All Over – Get Back in My Life
  • Drink – Seltzer Water
  • Football Team – San Francisco 49ers

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Matt Flynn Facts

  1. He is the oldest member of with a gap of around 8 or 9 years with the rest of the guys.
  2. In 2006, he joined Maroon 5 as a replacement for Ryan Dusick, who had to leave the band after suffering from chronic injuries to his wrist and shoulders. Matt had served as the group’s touring drummer from 2004 to 2006.
  3. He has also played the drums for other bands like Chicago, The B-52’s, Gandhi, and the singer Gavin DeGraw.
  4. The very first song that Matt played on drums was the iconic Jump by the rock band, Van Halen, at 14 years old.

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Facts of Matt Flynn

  • full nameMatt Flynn
  • Date of Birth May 23, 1970
  • Age 51 years 6 months
  • Horoscope Gemini
  • Lucky Number 9
  • Lucky Stone Agate
  • Lucky Color Yellow
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius, Libra
  • weight70 kg
  • height5 ft 10 in

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