James Blunt, the Harrow-educated creator of some of the world's dreariest pop songs, has accused the shadow culture minister Chris Bryant of being a "classist gimp" after the MP cited him as an example of performers coming from a privileged background.

James BluntJames Blunt has called Christ Bryant MP a "classist gimp"

Blunt, 40, has written a latter arguing that his private education and background has actually hindered his success in the British music industry.

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