Passion, determination, ambition. Those are just a few words that describe the artist M. J. Withers. Hailing from the Baltimore-Washington area, this artist provides the world with a fresh sound that is needed in an era where familiarity, gimmicks and trends dominate hip-hop.
Writing songs and rapping since the age of ten, M. J. Withers has evolved phenomenally as an artist. Memorable lyrics blended with a sound reminiscent to those of artists of the 90s and early 2000s, have allowed M. J. Withers to prove himself as a solid and threatening artist. His catalog provides a mix of songs from talking about relaxing back and flirting with beautiful women to touching on controversial topics of society to tapping into the deeper and darker chambers of his mind. With each song he writes, he writes from the heart. With each song he records, he records from the heart. With a voice deeper, powerful and gruffer than most, it gives him a distinct sound that no other artist has today. His music is captivating, making you want to hear more and understand the man and artist M. J. Withers is.
His latest EP has attracted a lot of attention and it’s absolutely understandable. “Past Times & Hard Liquor” is an eight track EP by Maryland Emcee M. J. Withers. The EP explores topics of defiance, doubt, confidence, partying and storytelling. All tracks are composed and arranged by M. J. Withers, showcasing his ability to put sounds together effectively. Guest appearances on the EP are by fellow Maryland rapper ceeMAJOR and songstress Jasmine. Production on the EP is handled by Maryland producers Xiom and Keishh, as well as M. J. Withers