Biography of Ed Sheeran

Christopher Edward "Ed" Sheeran is a songwriter, singer from the UK. He was born on February 17, 1991. Sheeran widely recognized as one of the single, The A Team, the debut single released in June 2011 raced to the top 3 in the UK music charts.

Sheeran was born in Halifax, West Yorkshire from parents Britain and Ireland. He then moved to the town of Framlingham, Suffolk. Musical talent look of shrewdness plays guitar at a young age and is able to write a song for school at Thomas Mills High School. Childhood Sheeran very close to music, he spent his days listening to Van Morrison, watching Damien Rice.
Ed Sheeran
Sheeran's career started in 2005 and produced her first recording, THE ORANGE ROOM. Two consecutive albums he released, self-titled (2006) and WANT SOME? (2007). With the release of two albums. Sheeran performed in small venues almost every day. So small until he had only watched by 5 people.

During 2009, Sheeran successfully performed in 312 performances. He managed to break the record for appearances James Morrison who has appeared in 200 performances. Precisely in the month of February in the year 2010 Sheeran released a mini album LOOSE CHANGE in which there is the famous debut single, The A Team.

Sheeran talent sniff by Jamie Foxx while he was performing in Los Angeles, April 2010. Foxx gives Sheeran opportunity to use and occupy his home studio in Hollywood during Sheeran was in LA. Throughout 2010, Sheeran steal the attention of netizens through the video on YouTube. Fans were increased. Some of the famous names who recognizes his talent, among others, the daily The Independent, footballer Rio Ferdinand and Elton John.

Through the album NO. PROJECT COLLABORATIOS 5 release date January 8, 2011, Sheeran gained attention from the mainstream group since won position 2 on iTunes without any promotion. The album sold 7,000 copies in its first week alone.

One thing that is known of course is Sheeran debut single, The A Team. The single was entrenched in the top three in the UK charts with sales of around 58 thousand head in the first week. This single directly received the title of the debut single dengap best sales records and entered into 8 single with the most sales in 2011. Not only that, these singles became hits in Australia, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Luxembourg, New Zealand, Norway, and the Netherlands .

Sheeran studio album, +, released September 12, 2011. The album immediately got the first position in the UK album charts with sales of 102 thousand copies in its first week. Of sales are increasingly in demand, it gets triple platinum album from the British Phonographic Industry. By March 2012, the album has sold over 1,021,072 copies in the UK.

Sheeran also play a role in some of the works of famous musicians like boyband One Direction. He helped write the song Moments worn by One Direction. On 10 January this year, he helped the band Snow Patrol Fallen Empires on tour in the Tour. One more song which he donated a song Give Me Love. The song was used in an episode of THE VEMPIRE Diaries.

February 2012 Brit Award for Best British Male Solo Artist and British Breaktrough of the Year.
May 2012 song, The A Team, beat Adele - Rolling In The Deep and Florence and the Machine-Shake It Out in the Ivor Novello Award for Best Song in the music and lyrics.