American midwest rapper James Dural, born and raised in Youngstown, OH has been rapping for years. He resides in the Chicagoland area to date. His hip-hop style is full of unique flows and concepts. He hit the scene with releasing a mixtape on LiveMixtapes called "Moodswings" in July of 2018 hosted by celebrity Dj V-Dub. The mixtape is more like an album; it is very versatile with no songs sounding alike. The mixtape has production from OC beats, Shawnee on the beat, and Dopeboyz Muzic. The content of the mixtape shows his evolution of being born and raised in an urban setting, to being married and dealing with marriage.