Uncle Kracker's real name is Matthew Shafer. We all love Uncle Kracker's hits 'Follow Me' and "Smile' and his newest track to be released is titled "My Hometown". He was was born in Mississippi but raised in Harrison Township, Michigan, here is what he has to say about it:

"I feel a strong connection to my hometown, hell, I grew up there and never left. I’m proud of where I come from—town, state and country. But I spend a lot of time on the road and I can see that we’re all pretty much the same."