James Fauntleroy- "Believe"
The industry’s unsung hit-making machine James Fauntleroy has done the unthinkable and put out “Believe”, finally a track bearing the mystery writer’s name as well as his talents. Fauntleroy’s skills as a producer and songwriter are widely acknowledged and utilized throughout the urban contemporary landscape, writing and composing for every major act under the sun including Kanye West, Jay Z, Frank Ocean, Rihanna, Big Sean, Diddy, Common, Kelis and Justin Timberlake. Now that he’s come to release his own material, the world’s in for a treat. Boasting the super-sub tones and exceptional vocal layering that have been stamped on to this generation’s most successful repertoires, “Believe” has all of the makings of a groundbreaking pop artist’s revelatory effort. While we can’t say that there’s a solo LP on the way, nor where the track came from or why it came to be surfaced, here’s to hearing more from the über-gifted producer in the months to come. Check out James Fauntleroy’s epic solo debut in “Believe” below to see how and why the producer has become the most pervasive presence in the industry today.