American R&B singer who was one of the members of the family music group DeBarge.
He and his brothers started the band DeBarge in the early 1980s and released their self-titled debut album in 1981.
He made a guest appearance on rapper J-Ro's album 818 Antics.
He has three children: Kristinia born in 1990, James Jr. born in 1998 and Tori born in 2001.
He was briefly married to Janet Jackson from 1984 until 1985.