Ed Sheeran Biography
Edward Christopher Sheeran MBE is a British-born singer and songwriter. He was born on 17 February 1991 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England.
He grew up with his parents in Framlingham, England. He has won awards and he is signed to Asylum, Atlantic, and Elektra Record Labels.
Ed Sheeran profile Overview
Real Name: Edward Christopher Sheeran
Place of birth: Halifax West Yorkshire
Date of birth: 17 February 1991
Years active: 2004-present
Occupations: Singer, Songwriter, Record producer, Actor
Family: Cherry Seaborn ( Spouse m. 2019), John Sheeran and Imogen Sheeran (parents), Matthew Sheeran (brother)
Genres: Pop, folk-pop, soft rock
Education: Thomas Mills High School, Framlingham, Suffolk, England
Instrument(s): Vocals, guitar
Record Labels: Asylum Atlantic Elektra
Net Worth: $241 million approx./ £200 million approx.
Height: 5 ft 7 in (1.71 m/171cm)
Football club: Ipswich Town
Ed Sheeran Career And Early Life
Edward Christopher Sheeran was born in February 17 1991 in west Yorkshire England. Sheeran’s parents, are from London. His paternal grandparents are Irish. He grew up with his parents and brother a Catholic family. His father was a custodian in a museum of a civic art gallery in Cartwright Hall in Bradford, England and his mother Was a worker Manchester art gallery and also a jewelry designer. his elder brother Matthew is works as composer.
Ed Sheeran started singing at age 4 where he sang in church choir and he started writing songs in his High School days at Thomas Hills, he also, played guitar at age 11 years old.
Sheeran started recording music at age 13 he released his singles of his first collection Spinning Man named after a picture his Father had.
In 2007 Ed Sheeran auditioned for a united kingdom youth music theatre and joined the production of a stage musical adaptation of Mary Shelley’s 1818 novel Frankenstein in Plymouth.
Sheeran was signed to Asylum Record. Before signing for asylum record Label He reached number 2 in the iTunes chart without any promotion or label, selling over 7,000 copies in the first week.
Three months later, Ed Sheeran did a free show to fans at the Barfly in Camden Town. Over a thousand fans turned up to watch him perform, However Sheeran played four different shows to ensure everyone saw a gig, including a gig outside on the street after the venue had closed.
Taylor swift heard Sheeran’s music while on tour in Australia in March 2012 and Taylor Swift reached out to Sheeran. He later co-wrote and sang Swift’s single “Everything Has Changed” which was included on her fourth studio album Red.
Sheeran also contributed two of her songs to One Direction’s second studio album, Take Me Home, Which was released in November 2012. The single “Little Things” became her second UK number one for the group.
Sheeran’s second studio album, (pronounced “multi”), was released worldwide on June 23, 2014. In three years, Sheeran wrote more than 120 songs for the album. The album features tracks by Rick Rubin, Pharrell Williams and Benny Blanco, as well as produced by Gosling. He top number one on the UK Albums Chart and the US Billboard 200.
In support of the album, Ed Sheeran embarked on a world tour which starts on August 6, 2014, in Osaka, Japan. On 27 September 2014, He was one of the headlines at the Melbourne Cricket Ground ahead of the 2014 AFL Finals.
Ed Sheeran stars in the accompaniment of the single, where he performs a prom dance. It became his second single to reach number one in the United Kingdom, and it also spent eight weeks at number two on the US Billboard Hot 100 (with only “Uptown Funk” by him. Mark Ronson with Bruno Mars taking first place). In 2014, the total number of streams in Sheeran’s catalog on Spotify reached 860 million.
Spotify named him as one of the most streamed artists and most streamed albums. The same year, Sheeran Album made him the best-selling artist on iTunes in the United Kingdom, New Zealand, and Ireland.
Sheeran released a duet version of “The Joker and the Queen” featuring Taylor Swift on 11 February 2022. On 21 march Sheeran embarked on his Mathematics tour, he collaborated with Colombian singer J Balvin on the singles “Sigue” and “Forever My Love” in March 2022.
Ed Sheeran Personal Life And Relationship
Shereen wrote his first love song after his first love Claire left him at age 13 when he had his first painful breakup.
Ed Sheeran was in a relationship with the famous Scottish singer and songwriter Nina Nesbitt. She is the subject of Sheeran’s songs “Nina” and “Photograph”, while most of Nesbitt’s album, Peroxide, is about Sheeran before they broke up.
Sheeran was also, in a relationship with Athina Andrelos, who works for chef and cookbook author Jamie Oliver. She inspired Ed Sheeran to song thinking out loud before they broke up.
He started dating His childhood friend Cherry Seaborn. Ed and Cherry were in love and they got married after the announcement of their engagement. She inspired Sheeran to sing the song perfect.
They are blessed with two children. He bought farmland near Suffolk England Where he believes he will start His family there.
Ed Sheeran Education
Ed Sheeran was a student of the independent Brandeston Hall preparatory school presently known as Framlingham College Prep and Thomas Hills High School in Framlingham, Suffolk, England.
Ed Sheeran Awards
2015: Thinking Out Loud Song Of The Year, Best Pop Solo Performance
2017: Shape of You Best Pop Solo Performance, Best Pop Vocal Album
Ed Sheeran Movies
2021: Red Notice
2019: Yesterday, Modern Love, Star Wars(The Rise of Skywalker)
2018: The Simpsons, Songwriter
2017: Game of Thrones
2016: Bridget Jones’s Baby, Popstar( Never Stop Never Stopping)
2015: Un dateable, Home and Away, The Bastard Executioner, Jumpers for Goalposts(Live at Wembley Stadium)
2014: Shortland Street
Ed Sheeran Court Case
Ed Sheeran has been battling the copyright case and taken to court by different artists and labels.
Sheeran was charged in March 2022 with a copyright infringement lawsuit against the song “Shape of You.” Musicians Sami Chokri and Ross O`Donoghue allege that the song violated “specific lines and phrases” in their 2015 composition “Oh Why”.
Ed Sheeran won the case, when Judge Zacaroli ruled that he ‘neither knowingly nor accidentally’ copied a line from Oh Why while writing Shape of You. He wins the case of the copyright of shape of you.
Ed Sheeran Instagram
Ed Sheeran has over 40 million followers on Instagram to view photos and videos of Ed Sheeran visit the IG account @teddysphotos
He has two Instagram accounts the second account is @edhq with over 337k followers
Ed Sheeran’s Net Worth
In June 2015, he was listed by Forbes that his earnings at $57. He was placed as the 27th-highest-earning celebrity in the world. Sheeran earned about $60 million. Between June 2016 and June 2017, he made $70 million. Between June 2017 and June 2018, he made a whopping $110 million. Between June 2018 and June 2019, he got another $160 million.
Ed Sheeran’s Net Worth is estimated to be £200 million( $241million).
Ed Sheeran Age
Ed Sheeran is 31 years old as of 2022.