James Bryan McCollum (PKA James Bryan) is a Juno and Latin Grammy winning songwriter, guitarist and producer who’s mission is to inspire, uplift and connect through music. He began his career in Canadian acts The Philosopher Kings and Prozzak before James’ passion for collaboration grew into a global songwriting and recording career with top artists including Drake, Nelly Furtado, Shawn Mendes, Luis Fonsi, Martin Garrix, Yuna, Lisa Marie Presley and many more.
James has co-written and performed on hundreds of recordings, with artists from every continent , performed on stages from Wembley Stadium to Madison Square Gardens and Massey Hall. He has lived in Toronto,London and LA and is at home in any studio in the world. James has also released 4 albums as a solo guitarist , most recently , We Rise.
"With anyone I work with, my goal is to find what makes them unique and nurture that until it shines bright enough for the whole world to see and hear."