Ed Sheeran is a famous British singer and songwriter. His musical style is based on pop music with elements of folk, soul, contemporary R&B and traditional Irish music. He was born in Halifax in 1991, but he grew up in Framlingham, Suffolk, and here he wants to raise his kids.
He has achieved great success and popularity in North America, Oceania and Europe, especially in the UK, where he has broken several sales records. He worked with great singers as Elton John.
He started singing in the church choir when he was 4 and he learned to play the guitar when he was very young too.
He is an active person in supporting charities and he regularly gives away clothes to donation stores and recently he has donated winter clothing to the No Cold Homes Campaign which helps people whose houses aren’t warm enough in winter months. He is a very sensitive person and all his songs are based on true stories. He is also appreciated for his qualities as a writer and composer, so much that he became the author of songs for several artists. He helped the band One Direction to write their successfull song “Moments”.
Among the many awards he has won, there are four Grammy Awards and six BRIT Awards. In 2015 he was the 27th richest celebrity in the world. In April 2017 he was instead included by the weekley Time among the 100 most influential personalities on the planet. He has ranked second among the most listened to artists of the last decade.
In July 2015 he got engaged to his childhood friend and former high school classmate Cherry Seaborn, marrying her in 2018. Their first daughter was born in 2020. He is a fan of tattos and he is a tattoo artist too.