James Blunt is a British singer-songwriter who rose to fame in 2004 with the megahit "You're Beautiful". Which got played to death on the radio to the point the a lot of people were heartily sick of the sound of his voice. Coupled with other artists being shunted off festival bills in favour of Blunt due to his newfound prominence, there was a huge backlash amongst the British public under the rather blunt (if you'll pardon the pun) catchphrase "James Blunt is a c**t".
Blunt however was unfazed by this and due to his solid work ethic, support for charities and continuing to release popular albums and singles the hate has mostly faded from the public conciousness and Blunt has gone on to sell over twenty million albums.
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