Ed Sheeran Biography
|Full Name||Edward Christopher Sheeran|
|Birth Date||February 17, 1991|
|Birth Place||Halifax, West Yorkshire, England|
|Occupation||Singer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Actor|
|First Album||+ “plus”|
|First Song||The A Team|
|Net Worth||$65 Million|
Body Measurement & Physical Stats
|Height||5 ft 8 in or 1.73 m|
|Weight||82 kg or 180 lbs|
|Chest||41 in or 104 cm|
|Biceps||14 in or 35½ cm|
|Waist||36 in or 91½ cm|
Ed Sheeran is a famous English singer and songwriter, and an occasional rapper and actor as well. His popularity becomes greater especially after the release of his first album ‘+’ and was widely appreciated by the public. Ed Sheeran is the world’s best-selling music artists, has sold more than 38 million albums and 100 million singles worldwide. He won two Grammy Awards at the 2016 ceremony: Song of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance by his single album X, “Thinking Out Loud”.
In 2008, he auditioned for the ITV series, Britannia High and at the age of 17, he performed as a guitarist on tour with his idols, alternative band Nizlopi. Before he signed with a record label, Sheeran hit No. 1 on the iTunes chart for his online performances and also got credit from the Independent newspaper, England football captain Rio Ferdinand and Elton John.
- At the age of 4, he started off by singing in the church choir and learned to play the guitar at a young age as well .
- At the age of 15, he was accepted into the national Youth Music Theater.
- Sheeran moved to London in 2008, and he played more than 300 live shows and gigs in 2009.
- His x album gave him the golden opportunity to perform 179 times across 5 continents with 11 shows in Asia, 61 in Europe, 76 in North America, 23 in Oceania and 8 in South America.
- he can speak a German, French and a bit of Greek language and his favorite board game is Monopoly.
- He is a fan of tattoo and he is a tattoo artist.
- His father is an art curator and lecturer and his mom is a jewelry designer.
- Ed album has a order of operation: first album was ‘+ (Plus),’ second was ‘x (Multiply)’, and the third one was named, ‘÷ (Divide).’ So, it means that his next album will be ‘- (minus).’