Xavier Lampkin (born September 26, 1988) is an American- Romanian rapper, songwriter and hotelier from Bethesda, Maryland who is now residing in Park City, Utah. Xavier is professionally known as XavierTheRapper a former 2 year member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Xavier was raised by a single mother of 5 in the quite suburbs of Bethesda Maryland just outside of Washington, D.C. At the age of 16 Xavier started writing music to help battle his depression and anxiety. During the summer of 2014 Xavier made an unfortunate attempt to end his life sending him into the hospital for a several weeks. After being released Xavier decided his home state of Maryland wasn’t the best fit so during the spring of 2015 Xavier moved to Park City Utah continuing his 10 year career with Marriott. While in Park City Xavier decided to dive back into music after attending Drake’s Summer 16 tour.
Xavier’s debut mixtape “I Was Never Playing” was released 2017 after being mixed by Capitol Studios subsidiary of Capitol Records. Over the next few months Xavier would release 43 additional tracks including 2 music videos. His biggest song to date is “Won’t Change”, a very strong song about depression and anxiety. Without any promotions Won’t Change received thousands of plays over multiple platforms.