Best known for hosting the nationally syndicated radio show Top 30 Countdown with Brian James, he also hosts the Indianapolis show Brian's World on Hot 96.3.
He was a varsity football player at DeMatha Catholic High School before playing D-III college ball at Salisbury University where he was also a musician. Additionally, he was the Program Director of the school's radio station.
He took a side step early in his career in developing a full media output. He featured in an independent film called Matters of the Heart. He had a previous stage name of Giovanni Zeus.
His mother Cassandra Alexander worked as a CFO of DC. He has a brother named Justin.
His father James Alexander worked on the administration of President Bill Clinton.