Beyond the music, creating spaces for rising creators to succeed is needed and James Fauntleroy is doing just that. Four-time Grammy Award-winning artist and the man behind some of music’s biggest mega-hits, teamed up with Grammy Awarding-winning producer Larrance “Rance” Dopson and entrepreneur/philanthropist Twila True to create the 1500 Sound Academy. Established back in 2018, the Academy offers a variety of tools and education to aspiring professionals. Bringing together a wide range of courses and guest lectures from artists like Kendrick Lamar, Master P, and Diddy, the organization has created a pipeline from school to career. To get some more details about the organization, industry titan James Fauntleroy tapped in.