Due to changes in release dates of music worldwide, since 10 July 2015 James' Friday show is taken up by The Official Chart between 16, followed by "Dance Anthems" between 18.
The drive time show is traditionally split into two halves, with a fifteen-minute break between 17 for the evening Newsbeat broadcast. In 2009, he presented a TV show for BBC Three called Sun, Sex and Holiday Madness, about British tourists in Magaluf and Young, Jobless and Living at Home, also for BBC Three.
He also co-presents the BBC television series Sounds Like Friday Night.James is an alumnus of The Bishop's Stortford High School, where he was deputy head boy.During university holidays he presented stints on Galaxy North East.James joined BBC Radio 1 in June 2007, to present Early Breakfast on Friday, and cover for the likes of Sara Cox and Vernon Kay.He presented his first show on Friday 1 June 2007, the day after graduating from university.
In October 2007, he was awarded the Early Breakfast Show (am five days a week.We gebruiken cookies om inhoud en advertenties relevanter te maken en je een veiligere ervaring te bieden.Als je op de website klikt of op de website navigeert, ga je ermee akkoord dat we op en buiten Facebook informatie verzamelen via cookies.He studied drama at the University of East Anglia in Norwich and achieved a 2:1.James was also an A grade student having gained mostly As in his GCSEs.James also co-hosts Not Just Cricket on 5 Live with England Cricketers Graeme Swann and Jimmy Anderson that is broadcast once every few months.