James Porte

James Porte

Independent Record Engineer
Producer and Writer


  • B.S., Recording Industry Management 1996


  • Production Credits: albums by artists such as, Michael Jackson, Lauryn Hill, TrackMasters, R. Kelly and Jay-Z.
  • 2004 – Co-wrote and co-produced the song Think About You for Luther Vandross┬É Dance with My Father album. A Billboard Top 40 single and the #1 Urban Adult Contemporary song of 2004.
  • 2001 – Independent Record Engineer, Producer and Writer
  • 1997-2000 – Intern to Studio Manager, Hit Factory Recording Studio, New York; wrote, produced and worked as an engineer.

Inducted: 2005 | Recording Industry