James Blunt

James Blunt

English singer-songwriter
Distinctive-voiced U.K. singer/songwriter of 21st century soft rock best known for "You're Beautiful," his mournful ode to unrequited love.
BornFebruary 22, 1974
HometownTidworth, England
Net worth$18 million
Height5'8" (1.73m)
SpouseSofia Wellesley
ParentsJane Ann Farran Amos, Charles Blount


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James Blunt: a masterclass of self-deprecation, communal bonhomie and soppy balladry

  • This was never meant to happen to James Blunt. The butt of music industry jokes following the release of his winsomely mushy and inescapable ballad You’re Beautiful in 2005, Blunt was destined to have – at best – a three-album career. But here he is, two decades and seven albums in, playing two long-sold out shows at London’s flagship Royal Albert Hall as part of the biggest-selling tour of his career, a tour that has taken in 15,000-capacity arenas across the UK and will visit similar-sized ven


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James Blunt: One Brit Wonder
James Blunt: One Brit Wonder
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