Updated: Mar 28, 2022
Matthew Steven Whitaker is a music recording artist from Knoxville. The Tennessee singer and song writer has been releasing music since 2021 with his song "Self Reflection" in November. On January 22, 2022 Whitaker released he song titled "What Would Happen If You Stayed?".
"What Would Happen If You Stayed?" is a song that explores the idea of missing people. It plays out throughout mind of one person who is missing another and feeling as though they know the other person is feeling the same. Whitaker notes how he thinks of them and wonders would he be thinking of them had they been there. He then reverses the roles and states he knows they are thinking of him but would they if he were there.
If we were standing in the same room
Would you be dreaming
Tell yourself the truth
You can't close your eyes without
Seeing my face
And you can't pretend like you're okay