James Collins

James Collins

Real Name:
James Collins
Profile:
A gifted artist and producer, James is best known as the mastermind behind the group Fertile Ground. A skillful keyboard and brass player, James has recorded/produced recordings that will define an era of music. As the primary composer and leader of the group Fertile Ground, James has created a sound that echoes through the jazz, soul and R&B genres.

Also an advocate of independent labels, James has been successfully running his indie soul hit label Blackout Studios for more then 10 years (and he is still just 32 years old!!)

Currently James resides in Baltimore.
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James Collins Discography

Remix

ELFK 005 Various Live In The Light (UK RW Mix) Various - This Is Elephunk (Comp) Elephunk Records ELFK 005 UK 2004 Sell This Version

Vocals

FG021277 Fertile Ground Fertile Ground - Field Songs (CD, Album) Blackout Studios FG021277 US 1998 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

FG021277 Fertile Ground Fertile Ground - Field Songs (Album) Blackout Studios FG021277 US 1998 Sell This Version
FG00001 Fertile Ground Fertile Ground - Spiritual War(CD, Album) Blackout Studios FG00001 UK 1999 Sell This Version
CRCD013 Fertile Ground Fertile Ground - Perception (Comp) Counterpoint Records CRCD013 UK 2001 Sell This Version
FG021279 Fertile Ground Fertile Ground - Seasons Change (Album) Blackout Studios FG021279 US 2002 Sell This Version
GSTP 7052-1 Fertile Ground Fertile Ground - Live In The Light(12") Giant Step Records GSTP 7052-1 US 2004 Sell This Version
301 735-2 Various Take Me Higher Various - St. Moritz Vibes, Volume 4: Les Fleurs Du Mal(CD, Comp) Milan 301 735-2 France 2005 Sell This Version
399 073-2 Various Take Me Higher Various - St. Moritz Vibes At Badrutt's Palace Hotel(5xCD, Comp + Box, Ltd) Milan 399 073-2 France 2006 Sell This Version
Dome CD 91 Angela Johnson Get Away and 2 more… Angela Johnson - A Woman's Touch Vol. 1(CD, Album) Dome Records Dome CD 91 UK & Europe 2008 Sell This Version
GYR 060 Mountain Of Power Waves (Resurrection Band Cover) and 2 more… Mountain Of Power - Volume Two(CD, Album, Dig) Grooveyard Records GYR 060 US 2010 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

FG021277 Fertile Ground Fertile Ground - Field Songs (CD, Album) Blackout Studios FG021277 US 1998 Sell This Version
623398329326 Gavin Hope The Ultimate Love Song (Derek Brin Remix) (as J. Collins) Gavin Hope - Anything Like Mine(CD, Album) Popular Records 623398329326 Canada 1999 Sell This Version
CRLP009 Various Colors Of The Night Various - Jazz Bizniz 2 - Deep Jazz Raw Soul Afro/Latin Boogie(2xLP, Album, Comp, RM) Counterpoint Records CRLP009 UK 2000 Sell This Version
CLIMATED01 Various Spiritual War (Kaidi Tatham Remix) Various - Music & Movement One(2xCD, Comp, Dig) Climate Records CLIMATED01 UK 2002 Sell This Version
SLIPLP 148 Various Let The Wind Blow (Ian Pooley's Main Mix) Various - Klubbjazz 4(2xLP) Slip 'n' Slide SLIPLP 148 UK 2002 Sell This Version
Flame 007 Fertile Ground Fertile Ground - Let The Wind Blow(12") Flamingo Discos Flame 007 Spain 2002 Sell This Version
SPV 097-77502 Various Let The Wind Blow (Ian Pooley Mix) Various - Limited Pearls Vol. 1(2xCD, Comp, Mixed) Peppermint Jam SPV 097-77502 Germany 2003 Sell This Version
3098642 Various Take Me Higher Various - Saint-Germain-Des-Prés Café III(CD, Comp, Mixed) Wagram Electronic 3098642 France 2004 Sell This Version
GSTP 7052-1 Fertile Ground Fertile Ground - Live In The Light(12") Giant Step Records GSTP 7052-1 US 2004 Sell This Version
W 23381 Various Let The Wind Blow (Alex Kid Remix) (Winteredition) Various - Terryble Planet(CD, Mixed, Comp) Warm W 23381 France 2004 Sell This Version
CRS024 Fertile Ground Fertile Ground - Yellow Daisies (Nicola Conte Reworks)(10") Counterpoint Records CRS024 UK 2005 Sell This Version
092-78062 DCD, SPV 092-78062 DCD Various Yellow Daisies (Nicola Conte Instrumental) (as J.Collins) Various - Brazilectro: Latin Flavoured Club Tunes Session 7 (Comp) Audiopharm, SPV GmbH 092-78062 DCD, SPV 092-78062 DCD Germany 2005 Sell This Version
3107692 Various Yellow Daisies Various - Nu Jazz Volume 2(2xCD, Comp) Wagram Electronic 3107692 France 2005 Sell This Version
301 735-2 Various Take Me Higher Various - St. Moritz Vibes, Volume 4: Les Fleurs Du Mal(CD, Comp) Milan 301 735-2 France 2005 Sell This Version