James Blunt has revealed that his father is currently undergoing a potentially life-saving kidney transplant.

The British musician joined Jonesy & Amanda to chat about the heartbreaking meaning behind his latest album, and the emotional music video for his single, Monsters.

Earlier this month, James released a touching music video for Monsters, an emotional tribute to his ailing father who had been diagnosed with Stage 4 Chronic Kidney Disease.

Click ‘PLAY’ below to hear our full chat with James Blunt:

18 months from his diagnosis, Colonel Charles Blount is undergoing the life-saving surgery.

“It’s been an incredibly heartwarming time because I said things in a song that I never would have said,” he told Jonesy & Amanda this morning.


“I’ve always written about real life experiences.”