LA-based alternative-R&B artist MJ Ultra featured in multiple feature films and television shows. Most recently, he scored two original songs and music videos for Universal Pictures’ “Bring It On: Worldwide”, A Netflix Original “#RealityHigh”, Justin Timberlake’s “Friends With Benefits”, and Kevin James’ “Here Comes the Boom”.
His music was twice featured on Dancing With the Stars and America’s Got Talent. His latest feature collaboration, “Black & White” for Barcelona-based DJ duo, Boxinlion, has amassed more than 50 million streams worldwide.
See our exclusive interview below:
What are some of your key musical influences?
If you could paint a picture of your unique sound, what would it look like?
What gets your creative juices flowing?
Again, a good story really gets my creative juices flowing. Other times I’m inspired by another song or even an image that I see.
As an artist, it becomes apparent that there is a huge difference between the art and the business. Is there anything about the music scene that you would personally change?
Tell us about the chemistry you have with your fans on stage.
The more engaged an audience is, the better I perform I think. I really feed off of the energy that the fans give back.
What is the most memorable response you have had to your music?
What would you like to achieve with your music? What does success look like to you?
What’s on your current playlist?
Breakdown the news for us: what can we expect from you in the near future?
Famous last words?
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