The Art of Justin Michael Williams
Justin Michael Williams, 29, was born on Feb. 22, 1988, in the San Francisco Bay Area in Pittsburg, CA. Justin Michael Williams is a Musical Artist, International Recording Artist, and Inspirational Entertainer. Justin Michael Williams’ passion is music; it’s what he was born to do.
His music focuses on what has transpired throughout his life and his struggles. His music speaks directly towards the urban blacks and the LGBTQ+ audience. Justin has a heart of dedication, love, and inspiration, in which he will capture your heart.
In 2014, three years ago, Justin Michael Williams, a reflection of himself, changed his life forever. Justin had a conversation with his grandmother who was battling cancer and suffering in her final days, she asked Justin, “If you were in my shoes and knew you were going to die in two months, what would you do?” Justin responded, “I would drop everything I’m doing and finally record an album.”
#18 on the iTunes Pop Chart
Not wasting any time, Williams, recorded his debut album METAMORPHOSIS. The album premiered at #18 on the iTunes Pop Chart along with featured positions on music sites like Spotify, NewNowNext, Wall Street Journal, Huffington Post, Billboard, and Afropunk.
The album METAMORPHOSIS, as Justin interprets it, as a “change in form or structure, especially by supernatural mean, a striking alteration in appearance, character or circumstances and dropping all your bullshit and stepping into your greatness.”
METAMORPHOSIS has 11 tracks including 1. “Here with Me” 2. “Metamorphosis” 3. “HE & I” 4. “Broken Mirrors” 5. “Set Me Free” 6. “Metamorphosis (Phrase 2)” 7. “Perfect Man” 8. “Too Hot” 9. “Last Time” 10. “Shit Gets Better” 11. “The Story” (Bonus Track). Justin’s single, HERE WITH ME: is his dedication to those he had lost too soon, that he loved and never will forget.
Justin has grabbed the attention of so many, performing at major events such as The Hotel Café in Hollywood, The White Party Palm Springs, Long Beach PRIDE, Wanderlust Festival and his upcoming event: SXSW Preview Showcase in which Justin will celebrate his 30th Birthday. He will be performing live at the Sayer Club in Hollywood, on Saturday, Feb 24, 2018, @10PM in Los Angeles, CA.
A Yoga and Body Image Coalition Community Adviser
Justin’s not only a recording artist and entertainer, he also serves as a Yoga and Body Image Coalition Community Adviser. He finds time in his busy schedule to give back to the community. He continues to inspire others, teaching them to build self-confidence, allowing them to see their inner strength and beauty.
Today, so many people suffer from body image issues, low self-esteem, and depression. Williams is someone who has dealt with these issues and is taking his own action to be heard.
Justin Michael Williams – an inspiration so many people – is a teacher who is making a difference in our communities by delivering powerful messages to empower people on finding their authenticity. Justin’s message is to know your body as our temple. We should encourage others, love ourselves and always put yourself first at all time.
As a phenomenal speaker, Justin Michael Williams has been featured on stages with Deepak Chopra, Oprah Winfrey, Don Miguel Ruiz, just to name a few. Justin is an amazing person. When asked what inspires him the most, he added “Watching people accomplish the impossible, and if my music and words inspire people to do the same, I’ve fulfilled my mission.”
For Us, By Us, to Lift US Higher than Ever – 28 days, 28 interviews, 28 young black creators and leaders making history
Justin Michael Williams is the host of a podcast called “Motivation for Black People”– For Us, By Us, to Lift US Higher than Ever – 28 days, 28 interviews, 28 young black creators and leaders making history. It’s a movement that is meant to motivate the people by releasing new interviews every day for the month of February in celebration of Black History Month.
In honor of Black History Month, Justin Michael Williams has taken his creativity to a whole new level, creating a mini medley called “Stay Woke,” 11 songs in 60 seconds, which includes some of his favorite songs from artist like Beyoncé, Michael Jackson, Common, John Legend, Kendrick Lamar, Childish Gambino, James Brown, Solange, Marvin Gaye, Tupac, Janelle Mone, Jamila Woods, and J Cole. These artists have inspired him to move beyond his fears and speak out against racism and inequality.
Justin Michael Williams didn’t always have things so easy. He grew up poor, was always surrounded by gang violence, addiction, and domestic violence, yet he overcame it all. Justin’s music, mindset, inspirational speeches, and dedication to uplift others, are shown in his mediation workshops and seminars throughout the community. Justin Michael Williams shows love and passion for his people; he’s more than an artist, he is an extraordinary human being who has the power to heal the world.