Edward "Ed" Sheeran, born on February 17, 1991, is the English amateur performer. The first commercial success came to him in June 2011 thanks to the single "The A Team", which took the 3rd place in the British chart. Sheeran was born in Halifax (the Western Yorkshire), moved to Framlingham (Suffolk) later. At early age, he learned to play the guitar and began to compose songs during study in Thomas Mills High School.
About Edward Sheeran
First mini-album release
In 2005, Ed made the first recordings released in a mini-album "The Orange Room". Sheeran let out two more minions: "Ed Sheeran" (2006) and "Want Some?" (2007). He was the technician of guitars in “Nizlopi” group, and in April, 2008 he acted on a warming up. The same year Ed moved to London where began to give concerts daily, having begun with small platforms.
In 2009, Sheeran performed 312 concerts. According to him, he read the interview with James Morrison who admitted that gave 200 concerts, and Sheeran decided to exceed this number. The same year Ed let out a mini-album "You Need E's" and soon went to tour with “Just Jack”.
In 2010 Sheeran issued a video on the song "You Need Me, I Don't Need You" through SB.TV channel on the website YouTube and let out the next mini-album "Loose Change". In April he went to Los Angeles where performed the concerts everywhere in the city and drew attention of Jamie Foxx who invited him to the radio show.
From concerts to studios
In 2011, Ed Sheeran signed the contract with Asylum/Atlantic Records, and in September, his debut studio album "+" appeared. The first single "The A Team" from it debuted on the 3rd place in Great Britain.
In 2014, an official issue of the album "X" (multiply) took place. The album "X" was recorded in Los Angeles with producers Rick Rubin and Pharrell Williams. The old friend of Ed — Foy Vans, became the coauthor of several songs. "Tenerife Sea", which was performed in Madison Square Garden in October 2013, became a debut track from a new album. "Sing" is a lead single from the album "X"
His best albums are “+” (2011) and “X” (2014). The most popular songs are "Lego House"(2011), “Photograph” (2015), "The A Team" (2011), "Sing" (2014), “Thinking out loud” (2014).