James June aka "June the Jenius" is a Grammy nominated PLATINUM "Super Producer" from Houston, Texas. James attended Texas Southern University where he began to network and make a name for himself.
James has a long resume of works including Key to the streets by YFN Lucci, Everyday we Lit, Put a Date on it by Yo Gotti and Yosemite by Travis Scott.
He is also friends with several other big named producers and celebrities like MetroBoomin', Mike Will, Gunna, Money Bagg Yo, and Rich Homie Quan.
Rap Plug caught up with James at The Acid Pro Next event held at SXSW this year. James indicated that he got plugged into the industry by getting out of his comfort zone, networking and getting out of the studio.
June the Jenius creates his beats with Fruity Loops Studio software which he says is like "his girlfriend"... He likes other programs and is working on projects with Acid Pro's new DAW software, but this is his favorite.
When asked about upcoming projects he explained that he loves hip hop and has a passion for bringing the originality back to the culture. He is also making major moves to switch it up and add pop beats to his resume working with big brand names like Sony, Disney, and Women's World Cup.