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Ed Sheeran on Ultimate Chart

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Ed Sheeran

Top Songs
  1. 01 Shape of You
  2. 02 Castle on the Hill
  3. 03 Thinking Out Loud
  4. 04 Photograph
  5. 05 Don't
  1. 06 I See Fire
  2. 07 The A Team
  3. 08 Give Me Love
  4. 09 Lego House
  5. 10 Kiss Me
Chart Rank Over Time
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37
out of 100
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sales
31
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radio
81
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streaming
66
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social
100
About
via Wikipedia

Edward Christopher "Ed" Sheeran (born 17 February 1991) is an English singer-songwriter. He was born in Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, and raised in Framlingham, Suffolk. He attended the Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford, Surrey, as an undergraduate from the age of 18 in autumn 2009. In early 2011, Sheeran independently released the extended play, No. 5 Collaborations Project, which caught the attention of Elton John and Jamie Foxx. After signing with Asylum Records, his debut album, + (read as "plus"), was released on 9 September 2011 and has since been certified seven-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. Sheeran's popularity abroad began in 2012. In the US, he made a guest appearance on Taylor Swift's fourth studio album, Red. "The A Team" was nominated for Song of the Year at the 2013 Grammy Awards, where he performed the song with Elton John. He spent much of 2013 opening for Swift's The Red Tour in North America dates. In late 2013, he performed three sold-out shows at New York's Madison Square Garden as a headline act. His second studio album, x (read as "multiply"), was released on 23 June 2014. It peaked at number one in the UK and the US. In 2015, x won the Brit Award for Album of the Year, and he received the Ivor Novello Award for Songwriter of the Year. His single from x, "Thinking Out Loud", earned him two Grammy Awards at the 2016 ceremony: Song of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance. As part of his world tour, Sheeran played three sold-out concerts at London's Wembley Stadium in July 2015, his biggest solo shows to date. Sheeran's third album, ÷ ("divide"), will be released in March 2017. The first two singles from the album, "Shape of You" and "Castle on the Hill", were released in January 2017 and broke records in a number of countries, including the UK, Australia and Germany, by debuting in the top two positions of the charts. He also became the first artist to have two songs debut in the US top 10. Sheeran appeared on Debrett's 2017 list of the most influential people in Britain.

Tour
Mar 5 Inglewood, CA Tickets
Twitter
@edsheeran

Doing radio 1 live lounge tomorrow, tune in from 10am, playing lots of songs

In case you missed it, dropped a new song, here it is - https://t.co/aeDhiBJZHC

Droppin some cool stuff this week https://t.co/XTYhxVmYqC

Spent my birthday in Austria with beer and fried stuff, yep yep yep https://t.co/t2Ic5pc5py

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