James Ingram I. Ingram, Ingram, J Ingram, J. Ingham, J. Ingram, J.Ingram, James E. Ingram, James Inggram, ジェイムス・イングラムAmerican soul singer - songwriter - producer - instrumentalist Born February 16, 1952 in Akron, Ohio, USA, died January 29, 2019 in Los Angeles, California, USA. Do not confuse this artist with Jimmy Ingram, member of family soul group Ingram. Older brother of Phillip Ingram. He has sung duets with Patti Austin, Linda Ronstadt, Kim Carnes, Dolly Parton, and Anita Baker, among others. Musically, outside of soul music, he has also performed vocal work for house music producers such as Masters At Work.