The 25-year-old became infatuated with Regan, 26, after he began sending romantic text messages to her while she was vacationing in St. Lucia, reports Contactmusic. A friend of James' said: "He has a penchant for famous car crashes - he was dating Mischa before she was sectioned. Amy is just getting her life back together so the wild party animal isn't her ideal partner."
According to reports, the singer had invited James to her North London home and cooked him a romantic Caribbean meal. The next day he thanked her by writing on her Facebook page: "Thanks for last night - food was incredible x."