James has quite the instrument... powerhouse... haven’t heard many who can sing like him.
— Ramin Karimloo
 
 
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James hails from the small town of Bullhead City, Arizona, where he discovered his passion for music and live performance.  He then put himself through business school at the Barrett Honors College of Arizona State University by performing in productions culminating in over 400 performances.  James' sound has taken him all over the U.S. in a variety of concerts and theatrical engagements alike, finally bringing him to the music capitol of the world, Nashville, Tennessee, to produce his debut album with DW Music at Warner Brothers Studios, featuring a 53-piece orchestra and full supporting choir. The solo classical crossover album, So In Love, hit the Top 10 on iTunes for the full week of its release. James is currently playing Gerry Goffin on the Broadway National Tour of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. He is based out of New York City.

 

Producer David Wise Discusses Discovering James

(2017)