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Ed Sheeran was born on February 17, 1991, in Halifax, West Yorkshire, UK. He is a British singer, songwriter, guitarist and record producer. Though he was born in Halifax, West Yorkshire, he got raised in Framlingham. Similarly, his father’s name is John Misty and his mother’s name is Imogen Sheeran. John is an art curator, as well as lecturer and Imogen, are a culture publicist and jewelry designer.
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Regarding his body measurements, he is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs around 82 Kg. Likewise, he has blue colored eye and brown colored hair.
Sheeran firstly attended Rishworth School and he later attended Thomas Mills High School. His education is limited up to the high school graduation as he didn’t attend any University. However, he took the artist development course after graduation.
He has started his music career from 2004 as he released his independent collection of songs and EP such as ‘Spinning Man’ and ‘You Need Me released in 2009’.He then released his next EP ‘No. 5 Collaborations Project’ in 2011 which even reached number 2 on iTunes. Consequently, with this success, he got a big chance to sign with Asylum Records.
However, he became widely recognized as ‘Ed Sheeran’ after he released his debut studio album titled ‘+’ 2011. It even topped the UK and Australian charts reaching number five in the US. Moreover, his single from the album, “Thinking Out Loud”, earned him two Grammy Awards, a Song of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance.
He then released his third studio album titled ‘÷’ in 2017. Similarly, it also became the UK’s highest-selling album. His single “Shape of You” and “Perfect” broke numerous records in a number of countries.
As a result, he is one of the world’s best-selling music artists.
Sheeran dated a Scottish singer-songwriter, Nina Nesbitt in 2012. However, he broke off the relationship in 2014.
He then started dating Athina Andrelos from January 2014. They broke up in February 2015. Currently, he is in a relationship with his childhood friend and former high school classmate Cherry Seaborn since July 2015.
Ed Sheeran’s net worth is estimated to be around $100 million.
Ed Sheeran Overview
- Full Name: Edward Christopher Sheeran
- Nickname: Ed Sheeran
- Profession: Singer, Songwriter, Guitarist and record producer
- Date of Birth: February 17, 1991
- Birthplace: Halifax, West Yorkshire, UK
- Age: 27
- Gender: Male
- Nationality: British
- Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
- Religion: Catholic Christian
- Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
- Weight: 82 Kg
- Eye Color: Blue
- Hair Color: Light Brown