James Blunt has said the coronavirus pandemic has been a “blessing in disguise” for his career. The singer-songwriter was supposed to head out on tour last year before the global pandemic put a stop to his plans. Speaking in a new interview, he’s suggested this allowed him to take some much-needed time away from music.
James Blunt has described the coronavirus pandemic as a "blessing in disguise" for his career in music. The 'You're Beautiful' hitmaker had been set to go tour before the global pandemic caused the industry to be put on hold and James suggested that it allowed him to take so much-needed time away from music.
James Blunt considers the Covid-19 pandemic a "blessing in disguise", because it forced him to take some much-needed time away from music. The singer had been due to head out on tour when the worldwide health crisis halted events and festivals around the globe. And while he is looking forward to getting back on the road, James seized the opportunity to spend time with his loved ones, who include his wife Sofia Wellesley and their two sons.
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