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James Blunt is a artist with appeal for the ages. If you think you’ve seen bad ass shows in the past, you’ve got to see one of his.. You can depend on Talk Celeb to deliver you the latest James Blunt chatter on the net.

Blunt frustrated with RAF failings Singer JAMES BLUNT has taken aim at Royal Air Force bosses over his three failed trips to Afghanistan, branding the incidents “inefficient and costly”. [link]

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After recording on the independent American label Custard Records, Blunt won two Brit Awards, two MTV Video Music Awards, two Ivor Novello Awards, and by 2006 was nominated for five Grammy Awards. Blunt was an officer in the Life Guards, a cavalry regiment of the British Army, and served under NATO in Kosovo during the conflict there in 1999. Since then, Blunt has supported MSF by holding meet-and-greet auctions at many of his concerts. From Harrow School he gained an army-sponsored place at the University of Bristol, where he first studied aerospace manufacturing engineering and then subsequently moved on to the study of sociology. Blunt trained at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. According to Blunt’s own account of the incident he refused to follow orders from NATO command to attack the Russians.

Blunt’s Flight Scare Over Dubai James Blunt was caught up in a major flight scare on Thursday (01Mar12) after his plane was to make an emergency landing due to an air leak. Th… [link]

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Blunt was an officer in the Life Guards, a cavalry regiment of the British Army, and served under NATO in Kosovo during the conflict there in 1999. While posted to Kosovo, Blunt was introduced to the work of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF or “Doctors Without Borders”). James Blunt was born at an army hospital in Tidworth, Wiltshire, England; the first child born to Jane A.F. (née Amos) and Charles Blount. The Blount family has a long history of military service, dating from the 10th century.
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After recording on the independent American label Custard Records, Blunt won two BRIT Awards, two Ivor Novello Awards, and by 2006 was nominated for five Grammy Awards. While posted to Kosovo, Blunt was introduced to the work of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF or “Doctors Without Borders”). James Blunt has two younger siblings. His father instilled in him a love of flying, and he earned his pilot’s licence at age 16. One of his first assignments was to British Army Training Unit Suffield in Alberta, Canada, where his battalion was posted for six months in 1998 to act as the opposing army in combat training exercises. Blunt had brought along his guitar, strapped to the outside of his tank.
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After recording on the independent American label Custard Records, Blunt won two BRIT Awards, two Ivor Novello Awards, and by 2006 was nominated for five Grammy Awards. The following year, he released his second album All the Lost Souls (2007). As of 4 October 2009 Blunt’s primary residence is on the Spanish island of Ibiza. Blunt was educated at two independent schools: at the age of seven, he was enrolled at Elstree School in Woolhampton in Berkshire, before continuing to Harrow School in Harrow on the Hill in north-west London (Elmfield House) on an army bursary. Blunt trained at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst. According to Blunt’s own account of the incident he refused to follow orders from NATO command to attack the Russians. At some places, the peacekeepers would share a meal with hospitable locals, and Blunt would perform. At University of Bristol, his undergraduate thesis was The Commodification of Image – Production of a Pop Idol; one of his main references for the thesis was Simon Frith, a sociologist and rock critic, and current chair of the Mercury Music Prize.
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His repertoire can be best described as a mix of acoustic-tinged pop, rock and folk. Worldwide, Blunt has sold over 15 million albums. James Blunt was born at an army hospital in Tidworth, Wiltshire, England; the first child born to Jane A.F. (née Amos) and Charles Blount. Blunt was educated at two independent schools: at the age of seven, he was enrolled at Elstree School in Woolhampton in Berkshire, before continuing to Harrow School in Harrow on the Hill in north-west London (Elmfield House) on an army bursary. From Harrow School he gained an army-sponsored place at the University of Bristol, where he first studied Aerospace Manufacturing Engineering and then subsequently moved on to the study of Sociology. He graduated with a BSc(Hons) in Sociology in 1996. Because the British Army sponsored his university education, Blunt was obliged to serve a minimum of four years in the armed forces. Initially assigned to reconnaissance of the Macedonia-Yugoslavia border, Blunt and his unit worked ahead of the front lines directing forces and targeting Serb positions for the NATO bombing campaign.

James Franco criticises Oscars script James Franco has admitted he was unhappy with the material he was given to present at this year’s Academy Awards. James Franco felt “trapped” by the p… [link]