South African-born American singer-songwriter, Dave Matthews is a son of John Matthews and Valerie Matthews. He graduated from St Stithians College high school .In 2007, Matthews guest starred in the Fox drama series 'House' in the episode "Half-Wit". Moreover, he published an Internet video prior to the 2000 U.S. Presidential election, urging viewers to vote without advocating any candidate.and performer in the popular music documentary, 'Before the Music Dies'.
David Matthews married Ashley Harper, his longtime girlfriend in 2000. They have twin daughters named Stella Busina and Grace Anne born in 2001.The couple has a son named August Oliver born in 2007. Matthews is also a supporter of gay rights and participated in "Love Unites Shepard Fairey Equality Project", a gay marriage advocacy project. Matthews also a cast member and performer in the popular music documentary, 'Before the Music Dies'.