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Ed Sheeran Biography

Ed Sheeran

Facts of Ed Sheeran

Date of Birth: 1991 , February-17
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch

Quick Timeline of Ed Sheeran

1991 Born in United Kingdom
2004 Started Career
2011 Won Ivor Novello Award
2012 Abroad Popularity
2013 Nominate for Grammy Award,
2014 Performed For Take it Back
2015 Break Up With Oliver
2017 Released Shape of You

Detail Timeline of Ed Sheeran


Born in United Kingdom

Popular British singer and songwriter Sheeran was born on February 17, 1991, in Hebden Bridge, England to John and Imogen. Later he moved to London when he was 16 years old to start a career in music.


Started Career

Sheeran started recording music from his very first song named, “Spinning Man”. He forwarded a hand of a  friendship with a famous English singer, Passenger and played on the same gig in Cambridge.


Won Ivor Novello Award

Sheeran was certified seven-times platinum in the UK this year. His single “The A Team” helped him to earn the Ivor Novello Award for Best Song Musically and Lyrically.


Abroad Popularity

Sheeran’s global popularity began in this year by appearing on Taylor Swift’s fourth studio album named Red. In this year, Sheeran won the Brit Award.


Nominate for Grammy Award,

Ed’s single “The A Team” was nominated for song of the year at the Grammy Awards. He also performed the song with Elton John at the Grammy Awards and spent times on opening for Swift’s The Red Tour.


Performed For Take it Back

Sheeran performed “Take it Back” for Teenage Cancer Trust Charity at the Royal Albert Hall in London. His Single “Sing” reached the first position on singles in the UK.


Break Up With Oliver

In the year 2015, he broke up a relationship with Jamie Oliver who was really inspired by Sheeran’s song named “Thinking Out Loud”. Previously, Sheeran has dated Scottish singer Nina Nesbitt.


Released Shape of You

Sheeran released his single, “Shape of You” which helped him to grabbed a wide recognition. Currently, he is engaged to Cherry Seaborn. In an interview with Zane Love, he stated that he is being ready to have a Kid.


Talking about his music career, Sheeran began recording music in the year 2004 and released his very first collection, Spinning Man. Further Ed independently released the extended play titled No. 5 Collaboration Project. Later he signed with Asylum Records and released +(read as “plus”).

Moreover, Sheeran released three albums, 14 extended play songs and 24 singles tracks and also he appeared in 20 music videos.

Famous singer Sheeran is of white ethnicity and holds a British nationality. Previously Sheeran was in a relationship with Scottish singer Nina Nesbitt, she has appeared in Sheeran's music video named Drunk. However, the couple did not last long. Sheeran's fell for Athina Anderlos; a British chef Jamie Oliver. His second relation also lasted for a short time, for about a year.

According to the source, currently, Sheeran is engaged to Cherry Saeborn. Moreover, he appeared with Zane Lowe in an interview on Beat 1, where he mentioned that he is ready for Kids.

No doubt Sheeran is a brilliant singer that proves his achievements. His debut album, +(ready as “plus”) certified seven-times platinum in the UK. He won the title of Brit Awards for Best British Male Solo Artist and British Breakthrough Act. Further, he made a guest appearance on Taylor Swift’s fourth studio album, Red, which was nominated for Song of the Year at the Grammy Awards.

Sheeran is an owner of a farm near Framlingham, Suffolk and has a house in south London. He is ranked on the 27th highest earning celebrity in the worlds and has a total net worth of $57 million. His main sources of incomes are music and recordings.