For those who don’t you, give us a little but of your background
My name is James Worthy and I’m a record producer, songwriter, actor, and CEO. Been in the industry roughly going on 7 years now. Worked with pretty much any artist you can think of.
When did you first realize that you wanted to get into music production?
Just being around music and different genre’s it made me interested in finding out how music was actually crafted. Once I studied it, I fell in love with it.
How did you go about building up your clientele and getting celebrity clients?
Networking, relationships, creativity, and humbleness. There is enough success for everyone. I’m well respected because I never let the fame take over me.
What have been some of the biggest obstacles on your musical journey so far?
People not believing and understanding the type of music I make. Even coming into the industry early on it was tough to break in, because of stereotype’s of what you should be doing verses what you feel is right.
What can someone expect from a James Worthy production/ beat?
Expect creativity, soul, and melody.
Who are some of your biggest musical influences ?
Michael Jackson, A Tribe Called Quest, Kanye West, Quincy Jones.
What sets you apart From other producers in your field ?
I make what I feel instead of what is needed. I do all genre’s of music so my mind is worldly enough to experiment.
What has been your biggest accomplishment in your career so far?
Inspiring others, a grammy nomination, and doing what I love.
Where do you see yourself being or doing in the next year?
Having another #1 record, winning a grammy, working with many new talents, and expanding into other entertainment ventures.