James has appeared on Broadway in Motown, Godspell, Wonderland, and The Addams Family. Her upcoming R&B album includes collaborations with Raphael Saadiq, saxophonist Lannie McMillan, and songwriters Sam Watters and Louis Biancaniello.
Sykes co-starred with James in Motown, and has also appeared in The Little Mermaid, Memphis, Newsies, Hamilton, and Ain't Too Proud.
"Nobody's Fool But Mine" is co-written by James and Doug Wamble. The music video is directed by Kevin Newbury, with James Matthew Daniel serving as director of photography and Melissa Rae Mahon as assistant director and choreographer. Also featured are Kiebpoli Calnek, Morgan Mabry, Timothy McDevitt, Rosscollab, Allison Rumley, and Julia Rhea.