Gayla James was born in Fort Myers FL, where she begin singing at the age of 3. She has shared the stage with many icons of gospel music such as Marvin Sapp, Earnest Pugh, Kirk Franklin, Vickie Winans and many more. Gayla has performed twice on Dr. Bobby Jones Gospel Show on BET. She has been feature on Lee Pitts Live on Fox 4. Gayla James recorded her first independent album in 2003 entitled “Never ending Praise, and released her sophomore project “Broken” which was nominated for numerous awards across the country. She is the CEO of her own label entitled “Mackel Records”. Gayla James music is a blend of urban, r&b, jazz, pop gospel with a unique style that everyone can relate too. Her music is getting airplay all around the world. Gayla James is doing what others say, can’t be done, she believes you can achieve your dream by being consistent and passionate about your gift. Gayla James is the heart and soul of her music.