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Alexander James is a platinum selling British songwriter and record producer from South London. He is known for co-writing the number one single "Bad Boys" (Alexandra Burke song) by The X Factor winner Alexandra Burke and his work with Jason Derulo, Adam Lambert, Katharine McPhee, and British girl group Girls Aloud.

Alex James
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Alex James in a studio
Background information
Birth nameAlexander James
BornSouth London, England
Occupation(s)Songwriter, record producer, publisher
Years active2008–present
Associated actsAlexandra Burke, Jason Derulo, Steve Aoki, Adam Lambert, Lil Wayne, T.I, Alesha Dixon, Girls' Generation

Alex has collaborated with songwriters including J.R. Rotem, Busbee, Wayne Hector, The Invisible Men, Gordie Sampson, Toby Gad, E. Kidd Bogart and Rodney Jerkins.

Notable ReleasesEdit

Year Artist Title Album
2017 Fenech Soler "Conversation"
2016 Steve Aoki & Felix Jaehn ft Adam Lambert "Can't Go Home" Single
2015 Lena Meyer-Landrut "Traffic Lights" Crystal Sky
Alesha Dixon "Tallest Girl" Do It for Love (Alesha Dixon album)
"Way We Are"
"Do It For Love"
"Count On You"
Marina Kaye "Dancing with the Devil" Fearless
2014 Stafford Brothers (ft T.I & Eva Simons) "This Girl"
2013 Stafford Brothers (ft Lil Wayne & Christina Milian) "Hello" (Stafford Brothers song)

nominated for

ARIA Award for Song of the Year

Shakira "Flawless" Crest TV Ad Campaign
2012 Medina (singer) "Scars" For altid
Faith Evans ft Keke Wyatt "Mr SupaFly"

Grammy nomination for Best R&B Album

R&B Divas
2011 Wanessa "Stuck on Repeat" DNA (Wanessa album)
Keshia Chanté "Set You Free" Night & Day
Jessica Mauboy "Nobody Knows" Get 'Em Girls
2010 Gloria Trevi "Fuego con Fuego" Gloria (álbum de Gloria Trevi)
Jake Zyrus "The Truth Is" Charice
Nadine Coyle "Rumours" Insatiable
Alesha Dixon "La La La" The Entertainer
"Cool With Me"
Marion Raven "Flesh and Bone" Nevermore
Girls' Generation "Hoot" Hoot (EP)
Alexandra Burke "Bad Boys" feat. Flo Rida Overcome
Talay Riley "U.F.O." Humanoid EP
Preeya Kalidas "Shimmy" Constant Craving
Jason Derülo "Strobelight" Jason Derülo
"The Sky's the Limit"
Girls' Generation "Run Devil Run" Oh!
2009 Girls' Generation "Destiny" Gee
Ricki-Lee Coulter "Hear No, See No, Speak No" Hear No, See No, Speak No
Adam Lambert "Sure Fire Winners" For Your Entertainment
Alexandra Burke "Bad Boys" feat. Flo Rida

(#1 UK Single, Brit Award Nominee)

Katharine McPhee "How" (Single) Unbroken
Backstreet Boys "Masquerade" This Is Us
Elliott Yamin "This Step Alone" Fight For Love
2008 The Saturdays "Vulnerable" Chasing Lights


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