Edward Christopher Sheeran, this handsome red-haired British is quickly becoming one of the most popular names in recent years. After starting his musical career in 2005, he took a big step in 2008 for life and career and moved to London. Then one evening he was discovered by Jamie Foxx in the Foxxhole Club. As Ed Sheeran releases new album ‘divide’, we searched all the secrets of Britain’s most surprising superstar.
- Ed Sheeran likes to give names to his guitars: Lloyd, Felix, Cyril, Trevor, Keith, Nigel and the one that does battle re-creations at weekends, James the Second.
- He took the swearing off ‘X’ because a cab driver told him to do so.
- He has a cultured family. His dad John is an art historian, his mum Imogen designs jewelry and his brother Matthew is a classical composer.
- Sheeran created a Twitter account for his kitten, Graham in 2014 and he notched up 71,000 followers almost overnight by sitting on a guitar, demanding milk and proudly telling the world every time he shat the bed.
- His second album appeared online unexpectedly but no one noticed by chance.
- He previewed new album ‘÷’ to half of Westeros
7.Benedict Cumberbatch had agreed to do hip-hop dancing in the video for ‘Sing’ however his agent vetoed it by saying it was not right for him right now.
- Elton John caused him release ‘Sing’. When Elton John heard this song at their joint management company’s office he told him to take it into the album “X”.
- He announced on a radio program that he loves to dine with the stars
- His music is a passion-killer for his cousin