Who is Ed Sheeran?
Ed Sheeran is a British Singer, Songwriter, Guitarist, and Actor. His full name is Edward Christopher Sheeran MBE. Ed was born on 17 February 1991, in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. The star of the English folk-pop has received The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire. Apart from the most prestigious, he has received several others such as Grammy Awards, Brit Awards, British Academy of Songwriters, etc.
He also is an actor and appeared in Game of Thrones as one of the Lannister Soldiers alongside actress Maisie Williams who played Arya Stark. Ed’s other appearances include Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Modern Love, Yesterday, etc.
Ed Sheeran: Height, Weight
Ed Sheeran, the renowned singer-songwriter, possesses a plump build that exudes confidence and charm. Standing at a height of 5 feet 8 inches or 173 cm, he captivates audiences with his undeniable talent and charismatic presence. Ed’s weight, approximately 80 Kg or 178 lbs, complements his stature, adding to his relatability and down-to-earth persona.
Ed Sheeran: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education
As of 2023, Ed is 32 years old as he was born on 17 February 1991.
Talking about his family, he was born to John Sheeran and Imogen Lock. He also has an older brother named Matthew Sheeran.
As he was born in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England, and was raised in Framlingham, Suffolk, he is of English culture and of English ethnic heritage. Additionally, he holds British nationality.
Regarding Ed’s education profile, he went to Thomas Mills High School and later studied professional music at Access to Music.
Ed Sheeran: Professional Life, Career
The legendary singer started his career in 2004 when he was just 13 by releasing his work titled Spinning Man. Similalrly, as a teen desperate to show what he has to offer to the world, he auditioned for Britannia High in 2008.
Apart from a tough start, Ed with indefinite talent landed on his breakthrough phase in 2011 when he released + (“Plus”) and as a continuation of his epic career, he completed all of the basic arithmetic mathematical symbols as his album including ÷ (“Divide”), × (“Multiply”), = (“Equals”), and recently he released the last one – (“Subtract”). He released + (“Plus”), his first album on 9 September 2011 with the labels of Atlantic and Asylum. The album + included hits such as “The A-Team”, “Lego House”, “Give Me Love”.
In the same way, he then beautifully addressed his fan’s needs by releasing songs such as “Thinking Out Loud”, “Castle On the Hill”, “Shape of You”, “Perfect”, etc. Recently, he released his latest album – (“Subtract”) which included “Eyes Closed” and “Boat”.
Ed Sheeran: Net Worth, Salary
Ed has accumulated a huge amount of net worth of $ 200 million, which he has earned from his successful singing career. With no doubts, Ed has a ginormous amount of wealth and we know wealth is not just money but also talent and goodwill.
Ed Sheeran: Rumors, Controversy
Ed was in trouble when he was accused of copying “Thinking Out Loud”, his Grammy-winning art piece from Marvin Gaye’s “Let’s Get It On”. He testified that it was his original and had no relation to what was being accused of. In several music copyright trail against Ed Sheeran, he was honorable enough that all the jurors concluded with a big “No” to the accusation.
What is the Relationship of Ed Sheeran?
Talking about his relationship status and affairs, he has dated:
- Athina Andrelos: He was in for a year in a relationship with Athina. He has even told the public that the song “Thinking Out Loud” was an inspiration from the relationship between them. They were together for a year from 2014 to 2015.
- Cherry Seaborn: Ed started dating Cherry in 2015. They dated for two years or more and got engaged to each other in 2018. They eventually got married in 2019. They have two daughters, Lyra Antarctica Seaborn Sheeran and Jupiter.
Ed Sheeran: Social Media
You can acquire additional information about his personal life and Lifestyle from his social media profiles. Talking of 2023, he has maintained his Instagram account with almost 43.7 Million followers, Twitter with over 17.3 million followers, and Facebook with 22 million followers.
Additionally, you can hear Ed Sheeran’s songs on Spotify or from YouTube which he has managed with 53.3 million subscribers.
Facts of Ed Sheeran
- In 2020, he was the 23rd highest-earning celebrity as per Forbes.
- He joined The Voice as a mentor in 2021.
- His songs were themed in several movies such as Me Before You.
- Bam Bam, a new song by Ed and Camila Cabello, was released in March 2022.
- He participated in a concert for Ukraine during the Russia Invasion of Ukraine.