In late 2006, he released No Place to Be, a remix album featuring re-recordings and remixes of songs from all three of his earlier albums, as well as a cover of "Message in a Bottle" by The Police.The live version of the song "King Without a Crown" broke into the Modern Rock Top 10 in 2006.As part of his faith, he strictly observed the Jewish Sabbath, which begins at sundown on Friday; thus he did not perform in concert on Friday nights.
It was then that he met NYU's Chabad rabbi, Dov Yonah Korn.
From 2001 through July 2007, Matisyahu was affiliated with the Chabad-Lubavitch Hasidic community in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, New York.
The accompanying video and album, Youth, produced by Bill Laswell, was released on March 7, 2006.
On March 16, Youth was Billboard magazine's number-one Digital Album.
The program offers students first-hand exploration of Jewish heritage as a way of solidifying Jewish identity.