James Blunt Net Worth: James Blunt is an English musician who has a net worth of $18 million dollars. Born in Wiltshire, England, in 1974, James Blunt was born into a military family and studied aerospace manufacturing engineering and sociology at the University of Bristol. Blunt served in the British Army after his education was sponsored by the military. He was part of the Army for six years, leaving in 2002. Blunt's interest in music began as a child but he didn't seriously pursue an entertainment career until his stint in the military ended. His debut album, "Back to Bedlam", was recorded in 2003 and released in the U.K. a year later. Its first single, "High", only climbed into the Top 75 after the wildly popular "You're Beautiful" was released. "You're Beautiful" was Blunt's third single, debuting at the 12th spot in the U.K., before claiming the number one position. It topped the charts in the U.S. in 2006, making him the first artist from Britain to reach number one in the United States in almost a decade. The song won two awards at the MTV Video Music Awards and Blunt began making appearances on TV programs and talk shows such as "The Oprah Winfrey Show" and "Saturday Night Live". He was nominated for five Grammys at the 49th Grammy Awards. His debut album has sold more than eleven million copies around the world and went ten times platinum in Britain. Blunt's follow-up effort, "All the Lost Souls", took four days to reach gold status in the U.K. and has sold at least four million copies. He released his third album, "Some Kind of Trouble", in 2010 and his fourth, "Moon Landing", in 2013. Blunt has been involved in a number of charitable efforts, including performances at the Live Earth concert and holding concerts for Help for Heroes.
James Hillier Blount, better known by his stage name James Blunt, is an English singer-songwriter. He had signed with EMI before securing a recording contract with Atlantic Records and Custard Records. Blunt rose to prominence in 2004 with the release of his debut studio alb...
Singer / Musician / Singer-songwriter / Military Officer / Songwriter
Date of Birth
- February 22, 1974
- James Hillier Blount
- Blunt, James
- 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
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- Back to Bedlam
- You're Beautiful
- Goodbye My Lover (disc 2)