An independent singer/songwriter living in Jacksonville, FL who possesses a timeless elegance that mesmerizes her audiences. Whether performing solo or with her band, she exemplifies everything that superstars are made of. Belting out soulful notes while playing her acoustic guitar, she has mastered the ability to communicate passion, love, hurt and a variety of emotions with little accompaniment. She released her first solo album, "Feel Somethin'", April 21, 2017. She uses the influences of artists such as Hall and Oates, India Arie, Jill Scott, Lauryn Hill, Billy Holiday, Joan Hart, Pat Benatar and the Dixie Chicks and many music genres like Country, Soul, Jazz, Gospel and Folk. She prefers not to be pigeon-holed into any one particular genre. MJ both excites and captivates her audience and is sure to capture audiences and fans for many years to come.
More than a musician and songwriter, MJbaker is an entrepreneur and philanthropist. She is founder and curator of The A.L.I.E.N.ation, a movement created to cultivate and encourage humans to find and embrace who they truly are from the inside out. MJ founded this movement in 2016, inspired by her own personal journey of self discovery, self-love and understanding she wanted to share the life lessons she has learned and continues to learn with the rest of the world, which includes her faithful followers of A.L.I.E.N.s. Her personal philosophy is we can’t understand others if we don’t understand ourselves and this is reflected in her music as well. She is also, co-owner of Mister Peterson’s Neighborhood, with her business partner Mr. Al Pete an event and media company that focuses on bringing quality entertainment to the Jacksonville community.