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Ed Sheeran

Ed Sheeran


Famous as :

Singer, songwriter

Birth Name :

Edward Christopher Sheeran

Birth Date :

February 17, 1991

Birth Place :

Halifax, West Yorkshire, England

Claim to fame :

Album "Plus" (2011)


Ed Sheeran is a force to reckon with. The British singer/songwriter claimed his fame with his debut album and immediately landed a very coveted spot as a Best New Artist nominee at the 56th annual Grammy Awards. He has since collaborated with big names like Taylor Swift and Snow Patrol.

Born Edward Christopher Sheeran on 17 February 1991 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, this redhead nurtured his talent and passion in music since he sang in a local church choir from the age of four. He began writing his own songs at high school and was accepted at the National Youth Theatre as a teenager. He moved from place to place after dropping out of school at age 16.

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Video: Ed Sheeran Sings 'Rainbow Connection' With Kermit for Red Nose Day

May 22, 2015 09:12:40 GMT

performed with Kermit the Frog for Red Nose Day. The British redhead and the iconic character from "" made adorable duet partners as they sang "Rainbow Connection" during the Thursday, May 21 three-hour telethon on NBC.

Ed Sheeran Regularly Receives Hilarious Emails From Sir Elton John

May 22, 2015 08:29:17 GMT

Notwithstanding his celebrity status, is just an ordinary guy who has experienced embarrassing moments just like any other people at his age. Revealing his one embarrassing moment, the British singer recalled one that involved fellow famous singer .

Athina Andrelos Shares Cryptic Tweet After Ed Sheeran Was Spotted Kissing Mystery Blonde

May 19, 2015 13:11:46 GMT

Hot on the heels of reports mentioning was spotted hugging and kissing mystery blonde, his former girlfriend Athina Andrelos shared cryptic message on her Twitter account. "Our darkest times shine light on the most beautiful people in our lives," so read her tweet.

Ed Sheeran Caught Kissing and Hugging Mistery Blonde Woman

May 19, 2015 03:16:46 GMT

has left his female fans heartbroken after photos surfaced online showing him hugging and kissing a mystery blonde beauty. The British singer was having a boys' night out with and at XS nightclub in Las Vegas on Saturday, May 16 when he was caught on camera getting cozy with the mystery club-goer.

Video: Jamie Oliver, Ed Sheeran, Hugh Jackman Rap for Food Revolution Day

May 15, 2015 21:16:54 GMT

shows his rapping skills for Food Revolution Day. The celebrity chef gets help from , , , , , and many more. A children's choir dressing up as fruits and vegetables backs them up.

Ed Sheeran Shows Childhood Photos and Home Videos in 'Photograph' Music Video

May 10, 2015 20:02:14 GMT

has debuted a music video for his latest single "Photograph" It is loaded with personal photos and home videos that show his love for art and music since he was a kid. A young Sheeran is also seen performing in recitals and busking on street.

Video: Ed Sheeran Halts Concert to Help Fan Propose to Girlfriend

May 08, 2015 02:59:44 GMT

got emotional at his Austin, Texas concert after he helped a male fan propose to his girlfriend. In a video taken and shared by a concertgoer, the British crooner was performing "All of the Stars" when he asked the man to join him on the stage.

Ed Sheeran Jokes About Stolen Mobile Phone

April 29, 2015 06:50:07 GMT

Having had his mobile phone stolen during a recent concert, managed to throw a joke about the unfortunate. The singer took to Twitter to share the news, writing, "had my phone stolen from backstage in Argentina which sucks, so i'm only contactable via a carrier pigeon called gus (sic)."

Ed Sheeran Announces 'Photograph' as Next 'X' Single, Promises 'Special' Music Video

April 23, 2015 07:22:21 GMT

is releasing "Photograph" as the next single off his newest album, "" (pronounced "Multiply"). The British gingerhead took to Twitter on Wednesday, April 22 to share the news and tease a "special" music video to accompany the song.

Ed Sheeran, Meghan Trainor and More Lined Up to Perform at 2015 Billboard Music Awards

April 22, 2015 07:51:10 GMT

Several big names in music have just been added to the line-up of performers for the 2015 Billboard Music Awards. It's announced on Tuesday, April 21 that , , and would be taking the stage of the awards show, joining previously-announced performers like , , and .

Ed Sheeran Talks About Harry Styles' Penis Size and Nude Pics

April 15, 2015 06:09:08 GMT

was having an interview with New Zealand magazine ZM Online when he went candid about fellow singer ' penis size and nude pictures that were leaked a few years back. The 24-year-old singer picked one question submitted by fans about "Little Things", a song he wrote for 's album "".

Ed Sheeran to Zayn Malik: Being a Normal Dude 'Isn't as Fun as Being in One Direction'

April 11, 2015 05:26:02 GMT

doesn't think will be able to fully enjoy the "normal" life he wanted after quitting . In a new interview on "The Dan & Maz Show" in Australia, the singer said he respected the 22-year-old hearttrob's decision, but he expressed doubt that Zayn would have more fun now than when he was still part of the super-popular boyband.

Ed Sheeran and Barbara Palvin Spotted Partying Together in Australia

March 28, 2015 05:49:14 GMT

has sparked dating rumors after they were spotted together in Australia on Thursday night, March 26, just hours after he announced his split from Athina Andrelos. Some photos obtained by Mail Online showed Ed and Barbara making separate exits from Mary Street Burger Bar in Newtown, Sydney.

Ed Sheeran Splits From Girlfriend, Crashes Wedding

March 26, 2015 20:17:59 GMT

is single. The "Thinking Out Loud" hitmaker split from Athina Andrelos, a 23-year-old who works for celebrity chef , after a year of dating. He reveals the split from his girlfriend in an Australian radio interview.

Ed Sheeran and Rudimental Debut 'Bloodstream' Music Video Starring Ray Liotta

March 24, 2015 02:59:30 GMT

and Rudimental debuted the music video for their version of "Bloodstream" on Monday, March 23 as part of the 2015 YouTube Music Awards. Directed by Emil Nava, the cinematic visuals centers on an ageing former rock star played by "Goodfellas" actor .

Ed Sheeran Previews 'Bloodstream' Music Video

March 19, 2015 09:03:47 GMT

The music video for and Rudimental's "Bloodstream" is underway. Before releasing it in its entirety on Monday, March 23, the British redhead lets fans take a peek into the visuals with a brief preview he has just shared.

Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith and Taylor Swift Among Winners of BRIT Awards

February 26, 2015 02:33:51 GMT

The winners of the 2015 BRIT Awards were announced during a ceremony taking place at London's O2 Arena on Wednesday night, February 25. was among the biggest winners as he took home multiple awards including British Male Solo Artist and British Album of the Year for the acclaimed "".

Ed Sheeran Covers Christina Aguilera's 'Dirrty' and O.T. Genasis' 'CoCo'

February 25, 2015 04:49:00 GMT

proves he can perform anything perfectly. During a stop on BBC Radio 1's "Live Lounge" on Tuesday, February 24, the British redhead treated listeners to a stripped down cover of 's 2002 hit "Dirrty".

Video: Beyonce, Ed Sheeran, Lady GaGa Among Performers at Stevie Wonder Tribute Concert

February 17, 2015 08:10:33 GMT

was honored with a tribute concert featuring performances from several contemporary artists. The Grammy-sponsored event called "Songs in the Key of Life - An All-Star Salute" was taped last Tuesday on the heels of the 57th Grammy Awards in Los Angeles before airing on CBS on Monday night, February 16.

Video: Beyonce Plays Surprise Duet With Ed Sheeran at Grammys' Tribute to Stevie Wonder

February 11, 2015 09:04:40 GMT

A Grammy special to honor the legendary was taped on Tuesday night, February 10. During the event taking place at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles, surprised the crowd when she made an unexpected appearance.

Ed Sheeran Announces North American Tour, Reveals Dates

February 10, 2015 04:48:16 GMT

It's going to be another busy year for . Following the success of his latest album, 2014's "", the British superstar announced during his recent visit to "" that he'd embark on a North American tour later this year.

Usher, Chris Martin, Ed Sheeran Lined Up for Stevie Wonder Grammy Tribute Concert

January 14, 2015 20:46:05 GMT

Performers taking part at the Grammy tribute next month are revealed. , 's lead singer , and are lined up for the gig along with to honor the legendary singer at a special concert on February 10.

Ariana Grande, AC/DC, Ed Sheeran Join Madonna as 2015 Grammy Performers

January 13, 2015 18:43:28 GMT

More musical guests for the upcoming 57th annual Grammy Awards are announced Tuesday, January 13. The Recording Academy announced , , , and would take the stage at the prestigious awards show next month.

Elton John, Lady GaGa, Ed Sheeran, The Who Billed for New Orleans Jazz Fest 2015

January 12, 2015 19:46:21 GMT

Lineup for the upcoming New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival is unearthed. Musical guests vary from pop, rock, hip-hop, country, and of course jazz. The likes of , , , and are among the headliners.

People's Choice Awards 2015: Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran Dominate Music Winners List

January 08, 2015 06:15:21 GMT

The winners of the 2015 People's Choice Awards have all been revealed. was the biggest winner in music field as she took home three awards including Favorite Female Artist and Favorite Pop Artist.

Ed Sheeran Thinks Taylor Swift and Orlando Bloom Will Make a Cute Couple

December 26, 2014 20:01:07 GMT

thinks his pal , 24, should hook up with actor , 37. "He's lovely, and they live in the same building," the British singer tells Now magazine. "[I'm hoping that] the magic might present itself eventually."

Ed Sheeran and Pharrell Are Big Winners at Inaugural BBC Music Awards

December 12, 2014 01:56:47 GMT

The winners of the first-ever BBC Music Awards were announced during a ceremony at London's Earl's Court on Thursday night, December 11. Among those who took home trophies are and .

Spotify Names Ed Sheeran 2014's Most-Streamed Artist in the World

December 04, 2014 03:16:17 GMT

is officially the king of streams. In a list of the most-streamed artists of 2014 released by Spotify on Wednesday, December 3, the British star comes at No. 1 with more than 860 million streams worldwide. His latest album, "", is also the most steamed album in the world with 430 million streams since its release in June.

Ed Sheeran Releases Song From 'Sons of Anarchy'

December 03, 2014 19:22:50 GMT

gets soulful in his new song. The British singer/songwriter covers "Make It Rain", a song by Foy Vance who previously opened for him on tour. He recorded it for the second-to-last episode of "" season seven.

Video: Ed Sheeran Sings Surprise Duet With Fan on TV Show

December 01, 2014 08:05:51 GMT

gave one of his fans an unforgettable early Christmas presents when he recently made an appearance on an Irish TV program. During his visit to the show called "The Late Late Show", the British star surprised a girl named Aimee Keogh while she was singing his hit "Lego House".

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