James Hillier Blount, famously called by his stage name James Blunt, is an English singer-songwriter and also former reconnaissance officer for the British Army.He inaugurated his musical career by signing with EMI, earlier grasping a recording contract with ‘Custard Records’ and ‘Atlantic Records’. His debut studio album, ‘Back to Bedlam’, originally drew little critical attention. However, quickly his debut album earned notoriety with the crowds and the singles ‘Goodbye My Lover’ and ‘You’re Beautiful’ from the album drove him to stardom. His second album, ‘All the Lost Souls’, peaked the charts in over 20 countries. His other albums, ‘Moon Landing’ and ‘Some Kind of Trouble’ also went well on the charts.James has English, Welsh, and Scottish ancestry.He belongs to the white ethnical background.He is the holder of English nationality.His zodiac sign is Pisces.Blunt has not expressed his religious views.He is currently 43 years old.Blunt celebrates his birthday on every 22 February.He was born to parents Colonel Charles Blount and Jane Ann Farran Blount (née Amos).