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Monday
May022011

Nicki Minaj & James Blunt Performing on 'Dancing with the Stars' Tuesday Night

Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic(LOS ANGELES) -- Nicki Minaj and James Blunt will be the musical guests on this week's Dancing with the Stars results show. Minaj will perform her song "Moment 4 Life," and Blunt will perform his new single, "I'll Be Your Man. "

The results show, airing Tuesday night at 9:00 p.m. Eastern time on ABC, will also include a tribute to James Brown featuring Wayne Brady.

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Tuesday
Mar152011

James Blunt 'Simply Joking' About Royal Wedding Gig

The Image Gate/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Although it is still March, James Blunt just pulled off a major April Fools joke.

The singer-songwriter recently divulged that he would lend his musical talents to the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton.

"I'm not singing. I'm playing the church organ there," Blunt told the Italian news channel SkyTG24, while promoting his newest album, Some Kind of Trouble.

Only problem? It's not true!

A rep for Blunt told E! News that the singer was "simply joking" and that it was "just his humor."

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Monday
Mar142011

James Blunt Set to Play Organ at Royal Wedding

The Image Gate/Getty Images(LONDON) -- Award-winning British musician James Blunt divulged Monday that he will be the organist at Westminster Abbey for the Royal Wedding on April 29.

The singer is best known as the crooner for the 2005 hit single, "You're Beautiful."

"I'm actually playing. I'm not singing. I'm playing the church organ there," Blunt told the Italian news channel SkyTG24, while promoting his newest album, Some Kind of Trouble.

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Friday
Oct152010

James Blunt to Release Third Album

Photo Courtesy - Atlantic Records(NEW YORK) -- James Blunt's second album All the Lost Souls wasn't as successful as his smash debut CD Back to Bedlam, but that's not stopping him from trying again.  The British singer's third album, Some Kind of Trouble, will hit stores Jan. 25.  The first single, "Stay the Night," will be available for download on Nov. 2.   James co-wrote the song with hitmaker Ryan Tedder of OneRepublic.

James says of the new album, "These new songs are not about fame and celebrity -- they're about reality.  I've been hanging out with my friends, writing songs about the world we live in, and where we want to go."

He plans to kick off a world tour in early 2011.

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