Matt Nathanson, an American singer-songwriter, whose work is a blend of folk and rock music. In addition to singing, he plays acoustic and electric guitar, and has played both solo and with a full band. He recently released a new album--''Modern Love'', which has gained vast popularity and got a high rank on Billboard Album Chart.

Matt Nathanson said his motivation to write a song is other songs, "I am a 100% music NERD. I devour music constantly, and nothing turns me on more than other peopleís greatness. Iím always in search of it."

Nathanson's album Modern Love was released in June 21, 2011. The first single, "Faster", was released in March. The song, "Run" was recorded with the group Sugarland, but are credited indivually as "feat. Jennifer Nettles & Kristian Bush."