Edward Christopher Sheeran, MBE (born 17 February 1991) is an English singer-songwriter. In early 2011, Sheeran independently released the extended play, No. 5 Collaborations Project. After signing with Asylum Records, his debut album, + (pronounced "plus"), was released in September 2011. It topped the UK and Australian charts, reached number five in the US, and has since been certified eight-times platinum in the UK.
The album contains the single "The A Team", which earned him the Ivor Novello Award for Best Song Musically and Lyrically. In 2012, Sheeran won the Brit Awards for Best British Male Solo Artist and British Breakthrough Act. "The A Team" was nominated for Song of the Year at the 2013 Grammy Awards, where he performed the song with Elton John.
BBC Breakfast sports reporter Mike Bushell was forced to run out of the studio on today’s show (May 7) – leaving Naga Munchetty in hysterics.Naga was joined by John Kay on the sofa this morning and were joined by Mike during the show to speak about last night’s Europa League results and the news that Ed Sheeran has become a sponsor of childhood club Ipswich Town.But it appeared he was in a bit of a rush to get out of the studio when his report came to an end.Speaking on Arsenal’s exit, Mike joked: “What Arsenal need now is a poster to give them an afterglow and make them happier.”“I don’t even think that would help now…” Naga replied.Before she could finish, Mike interrupted with: “I love this next item.Read more on dailystar.co.uk