The Busted rocker was very proud to obtain a message of congratulations from the legendary musician after he launched his music ‘Everybody Is My Pal’.
James stated: “Eric Clapton wrote me a tremendous notice in regards to the lead single, ‘Everybody Is My Pal’, which was fairly cool. “Lots of people stated the music reminded them of him.”
The 37-year-old star can be happy his new album, ‘Secure Journey Dwelling’, has obtained the seal of approval from his Busted bandmates, Charlie Simpson and Matt Willis.
He informed Britain’s OK! Journal: “I performed Matt a number of songs and Charlie heard the only and tweeted about it, which was good.
“They each appeared to actually like it they usually’ve stated some very nice issues.”
Though James received’t rule out one other Busted reunion sooner or later, he’s having fun with having the chance to specific himself correctly along with his solo work.
Requested about the potential for a reunion, he stated: “I would positively like to provide my very own music the house it deserves however I like the band and I am actually happy with it and I positively would not say no to a different journey.
“I am simply on a distinct journey proper now.
“You simply do not get the room to specific your self like that while you’re in a band, so I am having fun with that facet of issues.”
James has carved out a profitable profession as a songwriter for different artists, however he admitted that’s not been as “fulfilling” as engaged on his personal music.
He stated: “As I’ve acquired older, I am on the level the place I am having fun with the liberty of releasing my very own music. It is a good change.
“It will irk me once I’d see my Spotify web page with nothing on it.
“I’ve had a number of years the place I’ve simply written for different individuals and it is not very fulfilling. Probably the most fulfilling is while you’re doing it for your self.”