James Blunt Celebrates Birthday with Concert in Sofia

Lifestyle | February 23, 2009, Monday // 00:00
Bulgaria James Blunt Celebrates Birthday with Concert in Sofia: James Blunt Celebrates Birthday with Concert in Sofia The UK pop star James Blunt had a concert in Sofia on his birthday, February 22. Photo by Balkan Entertainment

4 000 Bulgarian fans watched Sunday night's concert of the UK pop star James Blunt in Hall 1 of the National Palace of Culture in Sofia.

James Blunt celebrated his birthday, February 22, in the Bulgarian capital, and his audience sang "Happy Birthday" every time he made a pause during his concert.

Before the concert, ten Bulgarian fans of his were selected to meet him in person, giving him various presents including a traditional Bulgarian bagpipe and traditional Bulgarian drinks.

The former British Army officer performed songs like Wisemen, Shine On, Carry You Home, Goodbye My Lover, Because I Love You, and his greatest hit, You're Beautiful.

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