After he slates young talent...

James Arthur isn't everyone's cuppa.

But that's fine, right? Horses for courses. Live and let live.

But when the former talent show contestant turned semi-regular hit merchant decided to have a go at an entire generation of new artists, the internet flipped its wig.

Here's his opening gambit:

That's... quite a reach, sir.

Twitter quickly went to town:

At least James Blunt saw the funny side:

So that's that:

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