I never thought James Blunt's hit single "You're Beautiful" was a good song. There is something about the way he croaks the words "you're beautiful" in that high-pitched whine that gave me the feeling he's the type of guy who stalks women who are not interested from afar and cannot take a hint to save his life. And it turns out that after all these years I was right for thinking that song was creepy as hell.
Blunt told the Huffington Post on Friday that "You're Beautiful" is not a love song, but is often misinterpreted as one. "Everyone goes, 'Ah, he’s so romantic. I want 'You’re Beautiful' as my wedding song,'" Blunt said. "These people are fucked up." Whoa. Blunt went on to explain what the song was actually about: