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James Blunt

1974 - Today

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James Hillier Blount (born 22 February 1974), better known as James Blunt, is an English singer, songwriter, musician, and record producer. A former reconnaissance officer in the Life Guards regiment of the British Army, he served under NATO during the 1999 Kosovo War. After leaving the military, he rose to fame in 2004 with the release of his debut album Back to Bedlam, achieving worldwide fame with the singles "You're Beautiful" and "Goodbye My Lover". Blunt's first album has sold over 11 million copies worldwide, topping the UK Albums Chart and peaking at number two in the US. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Blunt has received more than 5,536,030 page views. His biography is available in 66 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 64 in 2019). James Blunt is the 603rd most popular singer (down from 428th in 2019), the 2,045th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,513th in 2019) and the 69th most popular British Singer.

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  • 5.5M

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  • 63.37

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 66

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.06

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.09

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, James Blunt ranks 603 out of 3,541Before him are Malena Ernman, Chip Taylor, Jorge Ben, Shoshana Damari, Edgar P. Jacobs, and Wenche Myhre. After him are Christopher Cross, Patricia Kaas, Naomi Shemer, Teresa Carreño, Al Green, and Lisa Della Casa.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1974, James Blunt ranks 35Before him are Josh Radnor, Kate Moss, Jordi Cruyff, Jarno Trulli, Ariel Ortega, and Sarah Paulson. After him are Alanis Morissette, Marcelo Salas, Ryan Phillippe, Franka Potente, Olivia Colman, and Márcio Amoroso.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, James Blunt ranks 2,045 out of 6,924Before him are Leo Genn (1905), Tommy Taylor (1932), Charles Wesley (1707), Princess Helena Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein (1870), Mark Hollis (1955), and Richard Bremmer (1953). After him are Asser (900), Thomas Bradwardine (1300), John Pell (1611), Christopher Robin Milne (1920), E. Nesbit (1858), and Charles Boycott (1832).

Among SINGERS In United Kingdom

Among singers born in United Kingdom, James Blunt ranks 69Before him are Graham Bonnet (1947), Mary Hopkin (1950), Ed Sheeran (1991), Peter Frampton (1950), Dua Lipa (1995), and Geri Halliwell (1972). After him are Neil Tennant (1954), Ian Dury (1942), Genesis P-Orridge (1950), Gary Brooker (1945), Christine McVie (1943), and Sandie Shaw (1947).

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