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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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Ed Sheeran Denies Rumors of Him Feuding With Miley Cyrus

August 28, 2014 02:34:31 GMT

has slammed rumors suggesting that he and were in a feud. The "Sing" hitmaker addressed the alleged beef, which emerged after Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards, during a radio interview with "On Air with " on Wednesday, August 27.

MTV Video Music Awards 2014: Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran Among Early Winners

August 25, 2014 02:10:21 GMT

The 2014 MTV Video Music Awards has officially begun. opened the festivities with her hit single "Break Free" before appeared for a jungle-themed performance of "Anaconda". After a quick costume change, the duo reemerged on the stage to join for their collaboration, "Bang Bang".

Ed Sheeran Releases 'Don't' Music Video

August 05, 2014 04:47:36 GMT

has released a music video for his song "Don't". Arriving via his YouTube channel on Monday, August 4, the visuals features hip-hop dancer Phillip Chbeeb a.k.a. PacMan showing off his flexible body as he makes his way from his place to a mansion.

Video: Ed Sheeran Performs 'X' Tracks on 'Today'

July 05, 2014 01:44:26 GMT

celebrated Independence Day by taking the stage of "" Summer Concert Series. The British superstar excited the crowd at the Rockefeller Plaza in New York City as he serenaded them with some tracks from his newest album, "".

Ed Sheeran's 'X' Opens at No. 1 on Billboard 200

July 03, 2014 02:47:06 GMT

's latest album, "X" (pronounced "multiply"), has come out at No. 1 on Billboard 200. Nielsen SoundScan reports that the record, marking the British redhead's second studio effort, makes its debut at the chart's top spot after selling 210,000 copies.

Ed Sheeran Drops Studio Version of Ballad 'Thinking Out Loud'

June 19, 2014 06:18:29 GMT

debuts the official audio of his new track called "Thinking Out Loud" in anticipation of his new album, "X". Hitting the web on Wednesday, June 18, the song is a beautiful love ballad that people would like to play at weddings.

Video: Ed Sheeran Teams Up With Demi Lovato for 'Give Me Love' at Hollywood Bowl

June 18, 2014 06:45:01 GMT

joined onstage during his set at 104.3 MY FM Presents My Big Night Out at the Hollywood Bowl on Monday night, June 16. The duo teamed up for an amazing duet of "Give Me Love", one of the British redhead's hits from his debut album "".

Lorde, Ed Sheeran, Ariana Grande Among Performers at 2014 MuchMusic Video Awards

June 16, 2014 05:10:22 GMT

was a performer at the 2014 MuchMusic Video Awards, which took place at MuchMusic HQ in Toronto, Canada, on Sunday, June 15. Appearing on the stage in dark-colored outfit and a hat, the New Zealand native kicked off her set with the live rendition of her "Tennis Court".

Ed Sheeran Releases New Track 'Friends'

June 02, 2014 07:50:30 GMT

British singer released his -produced hit "Sing" in his home country over the weekend. Fans who purchase the single on iTunes U.K. will now get an additional track called "Friends".

Ed Sheeran's 'Don't' Featured in New Beats Ad

May 30, 2014 08:54:58 GMT

The latest Beats by Dre ad features and a little part of the singer's song called "Don't". The one-minute ad sees the British redhead getting pissed after finding out that his girl has cheated on him with someone else.

Ed Sheeran Debuts New Song 'Thinking Out Loud' on Jools Holland's Show

May 24, 2014 04:45:34 GMT

treated fans with the first listen to his new track when he appeared on BBC 2's "Later... with Jools Holland" on Friday, May 23. The British gingerhead took over the show and performed the live rendition of "Thinking Out Loud".

Ed Sheeran and a Puppet Star in 'Sing' Official Music Video

May 23, 2014 01:45:44 GMT

has debuted the official music video for his newest single, "Sing". Premiered on his Facebook page on Thursday, May 22, the weird clip opens with a truck running out of control before it stops somewhere in the middle of Chinatown.

Ed Sheeran Previews 'Sing' Music Video

May 22, 2014 07:50:36 GMT

The music video of 's latest hit single "Sing" is currently underway. To build the anticipation, the British redhead took to Instagram on Wednesday, May 21 to share a preview of his upcoming project.

Video: Ed Sheeran, Charli XCX Perform 'Fault in Our Stars' Songs at YouTube Live Event

May 16, 2014 07:14:31 GMT

and were among stars featured at a special YouTube live event to promote the highly-anticipated movie "". During the event which was broadcast from Los Angeles, the two singers gave the first live performances of songs they recorded for the film.

Video Premiere: Ed Sheeran's 'All of the Stars'

May 09, 2014 18:38:31 GMT

debuts "All of the Stars" music video for viewing pleasure. He recorded the song as a soundtrack for "". The video features some footage from the movie which stars and shows a number of encouraging messages about not giving up and staying strong.

Video: Ed Sheeran Debuts New Track 'One' Live

May 03, 2014 02:38:55 GMT

has treated fans with a new song from his highly-anticipated new album, "". On Friday, May 2, the British redhead posted a YouTube video of him performing the track called "One" to an empty Wembley Arena in London.

Ed Sheeran and The Game Readying a Joint Album

May 01, 2014 06:24:56 GMT

and are joining forces for a collaborative album. The rapper announced the news in a new interview with MTV, saying that he and the British redhead had started recording new tracks for the joint record.

Demi Lovato May Collaborate With Ed Sheeran

April 30, 2014 09:12:54 GMT

Some of 's dreams may come true in the near future. The former Disney star recently took to Twitter to reveal some names in the music industry she'd like to collaborate with.

Artist of the Week: Ed Sheeran

April 28, 2014 06:56:27 GMT

Living in the U.S. for months helped British heartthrob complete his highly-anticipated sophomore album, "X". The 23-year-old singer, who spent most of 2013 hitting the road with on her "Red" tour, admitted that the places he visited and the "cool" people he met in the country inspired him to write a lot of new songs for the follow-up to 2011's "".

MTV Renews 'Snooki and JWoww', Announces Ed Sheeran Documentary

April 25, 2014 07:28:08 GMT

MTV has announced its summer line-up, which starts with the premiere of an documentary. The British singer-songwriter will be the subject of the first episode of new series "9 Days and Nights", offering a look at "inside the world" of the "Lego House" hitmaker.

Pharrell, Drake, Ed Sheeran Tapped to Perform at iHeartRadio Music Awards

April 22, 2014 03:08:40 GMT

Several A-list musicians have been lined up to perform at the upcoming iHeartRadio Music Awards. , and are all set to take the stage at the show which will air live on NBC on May 1 from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.

Ed Sheeran Hints at Collaboration With Rick Ross

April 15, 2014 09:05:14 GMT

has said that he may collaborate with rapper in the future. The "Lego House" hitmaker, who made headlines after being spotted hanging out with the Maybach Music Group boss last year, made the revelation when he recently caught up with a TMZ photographer.

Ed Sheeran Unveils Dates for Summer Arena Tour

April 15, 2014 04:55:58 GMT

is hitting the road this summer. On Monday, April 14, the 23-year-old singer unveiled the dates for his first-ever headlining arena tour of North America to support his upcoming album, "X" (pronounced "Multiply").

Ed Sheeran Performs 'Sing' and Debuts New Song 'Don't' on 'SNL'

April 14, 2014 03:22:30 GMT

was the musical guest in the Saturday, April 12 episode of "". During his appearance on the NBC comedy show, the British redhead performed two tracks off his highly-anticipated new album "X" (read "Multiply").

Video: Ed Sheeran Performs Amazing Cover of Beyonce's 'Drunk in Love'

April 12, 2014 05:50:54 GMT

is the latest musician who has covered ' hit single, "Drunk in Love". During his visit to "Z100's Morning Show" earlier this week, the British redhead wowed the show's hosts with his amazing vocals.

Ed Sheeran Unveils 'X' Album Tracklist

April 10, 2014 04:33:37 GMT

took to Instagram on Wednesday, April 9 to unveil the full tracklist of his hihgly-anticipated new album, "X". The British redhead posted a picture featuring the list of 12 songs in his forthcoming record and captioned it, "Album track listing. Pre-order goes up on Friday."

Ed Sheeran Debuts New Track 'Sing'

April 08, 2014 03:58:21 GMT

's anticipated new single, "Sing", has finally arrived. Premiering on Zane Lowe's BBC Radio 1 show on Monday, April 7, the up-tempo R&B-tinged jam was produced by one of the hottest hitmakers in music industry right now, .

Ed Sheeran Announces New Single, Sets New Album Release Date

April 05, 2014 05:14:02 GMT

has announced that he is releasing a new single next week. On Friday morning, April 4, the British redhead revealed on Instagram that the track titled "Sing" would receive its first play on Zane Lowe's show on BBC Radio 1 on Monday, April 7.

Ed Sheeran Serenades a Terminally Ill Female Fan Hours Before Her Death

April 03, 2014 03:08:17 GMT

has helped make a fan's last wish come true. The British gingerhead serenaded a terminally ill girl named Triona Priestley over the phone just hours before the Dublin teen died on Sunday, March 30.

Video: Ed Sheeran Debuts New Song 'Take It Back Now' at London Show

March 26, 2014 04:22:40 GMT

debuted a new song when he took the stage at an event in London. The 23-year-old crooner was performing at the Teenage Cancer Trust show at London's Royal Albert Hall on Monday night, March 24 when he decided to preview his new musical project with the live rendition of a track called "Take It Back Now".

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