Multi independent music award-winning artist Matt Annecharico’s career in the entertainment industry spans more than 28 years with experience ranging from theatre, film, and television acting to a successful career as an independent recording artist. He is a registered songwriter with the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP), and Founder/CEO of the London-based artist development record label Dreamscope Media Group Ltd. He holds a BA in Popular Music from Middlesex University in London and an MBA in Music Business from Berklee College of Music / Southern New Hampshire University.
In 2009 he won the Pop Single of the Year award at the Phoenix Music Awards and Pop Artist of the Year at the Charlotte Music Awards. He was also the recipient of the Pop Album of the Year and Pop Single of the Year at the Los Angeles Music Awards as well as nominated for Pop Song of the Year at the Hollywood Music In Media Awards for his songs “Daylight” and “Honestly”.
Following the release of “Mirrors”, his sophomore album, he was invited by the Michael Jackson family to perform Jackson’s “You Are Not Alone” at a memorial that the family was having to commemorate the one year anniversary of Jackson’s passing. After which, Jackson’s mother, Katherine, asked Annecharico to record the song. His recording received the Pop Single of the Year award at the Los Angeles Music Awards and all of the proceeds benefited The Trevor Project, a LGBTQ crisis hotline. He also hosted the 8th annual OutMusic Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada and was commissioned to produce, record, and co-write a song with West End actress Patti Boulaye to commemorate Queen Elizabeth II becoming the longest-reigning monarch in the history of the United Kingdom.
Currently, Matt is planning the release of 3 of his own music releases. He is working on expanding Dreamscope to be able to make a bigger impact on the music industry. He has also developed, co-leads, and guest lectures in a business accelerator program for students at Middlesex University.