James Otto (born James Allen Otto on July 29, 1973, in Fort Lewis, Washington) is an American country music artist. Otto began his career on Mercury Nashville Records in 2002, charting three minor singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts and recording his debut album Days of Our Lives for the label before being dropped in 2004. In late 2007, he signed to Warner Bros Records. His second album, Sunset Man, was released in April 2008. It was produced by John Rich (of Big & Rich) and Jay Demarcus (of Rascal Flatts), the latter of whom is Otto's brother-in-law.