Elijah333, a 23-year-old pop/rap/rock singer and songwriter from Columbus, Ohio, is breaking boundaries and bridging the gap between genres. He has an inherent ability to express his generation’s disoriented feelings and translate them into evocative music that reflects their reality. He says, “My music translates the feelings of a disoriented generation and is sonically bridging the gaps between pain, joy, past, and present … not only for myself but for the world.”
Growing up in a musical environment, with a grandfather who played in an Earth, Wind & Fire cover band, Elijah, born as Elijah James Chester, was drawn towards music and performing from a very young age. He shares, “Before I could read, I knew how to express myself through vocalizing, and since I could walk, my favorite thing to do was put on a show.”
During his high school years, Elijah began writing songs and was intrigued by various music genres. His favorite artists include legends like Stevie Wonder, Queen, Eminem, along with contemporary artists like Juice WRLD and Lil Uzi Vert.
Elijah’s music reflects his talent for blending pop melodies with rap verses, creating a distinctive sound. His lyrics, characterized by rawness and emotional honesty, stem from his personal experiences, capturing the highs and lows of love, loss, and self-discovery. His delivery is dynamic, and his beats are powerful, together resonating with listeners across the globe.
Elijah333’s first single, “Same Thing,” was released on May 10th, 2023. The song is a reflection of his real-life relationship breakup, conceptualized after a heated argument with his ex. The track has gained remarkable success, with over 160k views on YouTube within a six-week span and over 250k streams, 50k monthly listeners on Spotify, and 45k streams on SoundCloud.
Elijah333 is set to release his second single, “All These Girls,” a fun, pop-rock vibe, on July 7th, 2023. The upcoming summer hit encapsulates the conflict of a free spirit falling for someone new and the inevitable change in lifestyle that accompanies a relationship. The song’s release will be accompanied by a music video with exciting and refreshing visuals.
With his commitment to honing his craft, delivering electrifying live performances, and providing unique perspectives, Elijah333 is establishing himself as one of the most exciting young artists in the industry. The anticipation is high for his next moves, and his audience is continually expanding. With his unique perspective and relentless drive, Elijah333 is set to make a significant impact on the music industry.
Elijah333 continues to push his boundaries, showcasing his versatility as an artist, and is determined to leave a significant mark on the pop/rap/rock scene with his music. Keep an eye out for this rising star as he is certainly a talent you would not want to miss!
You can check out his music and follow his journey on his website and social media:
Apple Music: https://music.apple.com/us/album/same-thing