This regal and dynamic artist captivates audiences with his deep soulful sound and imaginative theatrical performances. His smooth majestic groove fuses a variety of musical styles from Neo-Soul, Contemporary Jazz to Electronic Dance. This multitalented artist has worked in all Medias. He has been trained in theater, radio, graphics, film and television. He wrote, produced and starred in his own short film titled, “One Night Only” based on the life of disco music legend, Sylvester.
Hosted and created radio show titled, “Divas A to Z” where he would have candid interviews with impressionable female artists. Sire is also pitching a reality sitcom titled “The Sire James Show” an inspiring comedic view based on his life struggles as an aspiring entertainer.
Sire’s domain knows no bounds. He is equally at home in an intimate cabaret setting or a large concert stage which he has shared with many seasoned performers such as Sheila E, Evelyn Champagne King, Cee Cee Penniston, Deborah Harry and Alicia Keys just to name a few.
In 2008 Sire was sought out by the Tim and Eric Awesome Show “Great Job!” which airs in syndication on the Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim. His one time guest performance made such an impact that he became a reoccurring guest and was invited to join the live national tour. He has now developed a cult following after sweeping through the nation as the haunting singer of “Sexual Romance.”
Since 2004 Sire has received an endless demand for his Barry White Tributes. When he joined the Pleasure Unlimited Orchestra in Germany, he felt honored enough to be a temporary replacement but has continued performing as the front man to date for sold out concert halls in Europe and throughout since 2009. His flawless imitation has received rave reviews and earned him the title as The First International Barry White Tribute artist from USA.
Eventually, Sire and the UPO reached another level performing further abroad at the annual Java Jazz Festival in Jakarta Indonesia, followed by concert dates in Dubai and Azerbaijan. There as the only tribute act he shared the main stage with American Icons such as Erykah Badu, Dave Koz, Pat Matheny, George Duke, Stevie Wonder and more.
In 2011 Sire released a world-wide CD titled “Strong Enough” that contains his Royal Compilation of original Neo-Soul love songs and Electrifying Dance Mixes. Also currently released special singles titled, “At Christmas” featuring the credited acclaimed, H.B. Barnum on saxophone, and “EveryBody Matters” a tribute to Barack Obama. iTune downloads continue to daily from fans around the world. Sire’s new CD of original songs is nearly completed.
Sire continues to grace many stages as a solo artist or with prestigious groups such as the LIFE Choir and the Unity Inspirational Ensemble of Los Angeles, where he resides. Appearing from the Nokia Theater with late great Aretha Franklin to performing with Max Schneider and Gnash on ABC’s Live with Kelly and Ryan.
Currently, Sire has received mass acclaim after solo spot in national commercials for Little Caesars Pizza, and featured with super stars like, CardiB in Reebok commercial and the hit music video, 2 Dollar Bill with 2chainz, Lil Wayne and E40.
As a small town boy from Indiana with undeniable talent and a pocket full of dreams, he’s come a long way.
Whether on stage, on the screen, in the clubs or radio, Sire continues to entice his audience with charm, charisma, spontaneous wit and song.