James Morrison was born 13th August 1984 and is from Rugby, Warwickshire. He is a successful singer, songwriter and guitarist.
As a child he was very ill and came from a disadvantaged background. James Morrison was heavily influenced by soulful singers such as Al Green amongst others.
His breakthrough came playing at an open mic night at an Irish bar he frequented and the rest is history.
His debut single "You Give Me Something" did exceptionally well and reached the top 10 in both Holland and the UK. He went on to release Undiscovered (2006) and Songs for You, Truths for Me (2008) and The Awakening (2011).
James Morrison has received numerous nominations in a short space of time and gained a BRIT Award for Best British Male Solo Artist.