January 12, 2011 Meet Kate Hudson's Man, Matthew Bellamy Actress Kate Hudson is pregnant with her second child, and the father-to-be is her boyfriend of approximately 6 months, Matthew Bellamy. Many fans are wondering, "Who is Matthew Bellamy?" Get to know Kate's new beau... 10 Facts About Mathew Bellamy Rock Heart Throb Matthew Bellamy is a 32-year-old English rock star of the alternative rock band Muse, in which he plays lead guitar, piano, keytar and performs lead vocals. It's All in the Family Bellamy's father, George, was a guitarist in the 1960s pop group The Tornados, who produced "Telestar," the first-ever #1 US chart topper by a British band. Early Musical Beginnings Matthew started playing piano at age 4. After his parents divorced, Matthew moved in with his grandmother, who encouraged him to start playing guitar at 14. His 'Idol' Influence Bellamy wrote the song "Soaked," which appears on Adam Lambert's début album, "For Your Entertainment." A Guitar Pick Matthew was ranked #19 on Gigwise's list of "The 50 Greatest Guitarists Ever." Fierce Frontman Music Radar ranked Bellamy as the 9th Best Lead Singer of All Time, as part of a list of 30 top vocalists, which included Mick Jagger and Kurt Cobain. Designer Strings Matthew designs his own guitars, which are made by Hugh Manson in Devon, England. His first and most famous is his silver Manson, which is named Delorean. Bellamy the Avatar! Matthew appears as a playable character in the video game Guitar Hero 5, along with the song "Plug In Baby." The Music of Love It's reported that Bellamy started dating Kate Hudson in the spring of 2010. A Star-Studded Double Date In July, Kate and Bellamy went on a double date with Renée Zellweger and Bradley Cooper in Paris, according to People.com.