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.
Ed Sheeran has reacted to the death of his good friend Michael Gudinski, who passed away on Monday.MORE: Ed Sheeran's £3.7million home with wife and baby Lyra is its own villageThe star and Michael, an Australian music industry icon, had worked together for over a decade since meeting in Melbourne back in 2011.Sharing a picture of them together on a beach at sunset, Ed wrote: "I'll miss you mate."The post, which has received over a million likes in just eight hours, was flooded with comments from friends and fans.A post shared by Ed Sheeran (@teddysphotos)Ed shared the sweet tribute on Instagram"I'm sorry for your loss Ed :((," wrote one, whilst Shane Warne, who once dated Elizabeth Hurley, added: "So sad mate!Read more on hellomagazine.com