James Hillier Blount born 22 February ,  better known by his stage name James Blunt , is an English singer-songwriter , record producer and former British Army Officer. Blunt rose to fame in with the release of his debut album Back to Bedlam , achieving worldwide fame with the singles " You're Beautiful " and " Goodbye My Lover ". Back to Bedlam was the best-selling album of the s in the UK ,  and is one of the best-selling albums in UK chart history. Blunt has sold over 20 million records worldwide. James Hillier Blount was born on 22 February at an army hospital in Tidworth  in the county of Hampshire the town was later transferred to Wiltshire. He also spent time in Cley next the Sea , where his father owned Cley Windmill.
Singer James Blunt: 'To call me gay is a compliment’
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