Profession(s): Singer-songwriter, Musician, Actor
Ed Sheeran Physical Stats & More:
in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in Feet Inches- 5′ 8″
in Kilograms- 82 kg
in Pounds- 181 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.):
– Chest: 41 Inches
– Waist: 34 Inches
– Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Ginger
Ed Sheeran Personal Life:
Date of Birth: 17 February 1991
Age (as of 2022): 31 Years
Birthplace: Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, England
Zodiac sign: Aquarius
Hometown: Framlingham, Suffolk, England
School(s): Thomas Mills High School, Framlingham, England
Educational Qualification: High School drop-out
Debut: album: + (read as “plus”)
Religion: Not Known
Ethnicity: British and Irish
Inspirations: The Beatles and Van Morisson
Address (Fan Mail):
Rocket Music Management
1 Blythe Road
London W14 0HG
Hobbies: Doing gigs, writing songs, playing sports
Ed Sheeran Awards, Honours, Achievements:
Ed Sheeran Controversies:
• He has been accused of copying the style and lyrics of Marvin Gaye’s song “Let’s Get It On” in creating his Grammy award winning song “Thinking Out Loud”.
• He was also sued by the X-Factor winner Matt Cardle for copying his song “Amazing” and creating “Photograph”.
• On 6 April 2022, he won a U.K. copyright battle over his 2017 hit “Shape of You.” Allegations were made against Sheeran and his co-writers, Snow Patrol’s John McDaid and producer Steven McCutcheon that they copied part of 2015’s “Oh Why” by Sami Chokri (aka Sami Switch). During his ruling, High Court Judge Antony Zacaroli concluded that Sheeran “neither deliberately nor subconsciously” copied a phrase from “Oh Why.″
Ed Sheeran Favourite Things:
Actor: Chuck Norris
TV Show: The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
Book: Harry Potter
Musicians/Bands: The Beatles, Van Morisson, Backstreet Boys, Paramore and Eminem
Food: Bangers and Mash
Travel Destination: Australia
Halloween Costume: Gingerman Bread from Shrek
Ed Sheeran Girls, Affairs and More:
Marital Status: Unmarried
- Nina Nesbitt (British Singer)
- Athina Andrelos (Assistant for British celebrity chef, Jamie Oliver)
- Nicole Scherzinger (American Singer, Songwriter and Actress)(Rumoured)
- Camilla Severi (Australian Big Boss contestant)
- Ellie Goulding (British Singer and Songwriter)
- Cherry Seaborn (Ed’s high school friend)
Ed Sheeran Family:
Father- John Shareen [Art curator, lecturer and owner at Shareen Lock (An Independent Art Consultancy)]
Mother- Imogen Shareen (Jewelry Designer and owner at Shareen Lock)
Brother: Mathew Shareen (Classical Music Composer)
Ed Sheeran Money Factor:
Net Worth (approx.): $57 million
Some Lesser Known Facts About Ed Sheeran:
- Does Justine Bieber Smoke?: Yes
- Does Ed Sheeran drink alcohol?: Yes
- Sheeran has been singing since he was 4 years old. He used to sing for the school and the church choir.
- He was bullied in his school and was homeless for some period of time.
- Ed’s debut album “+” (read as “plus”) was a six-time platinum in UK and his second album “x” (read as multiply) was number one on the charts, both in UK and USA. “x” also won the Brit award for “Album of the Year”.
- Before “+”, he had self-released his albums which are now established in the mainstream and are ranked at number 2 on iTunes download list.
- Sheeran has performed with Elton John at the Grammy’s when his song “The A Team” was nominated for the category- “Song of the Year”.
- Sheeran has grabbed two Grammy Awards in the form of Song of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance for his single “Thinking Out Loud” from the album “x”.
- Sheeran has very quickly established his own record label company- Gingerbread Man Records.
- His fans are known as Sheerios.
- Gordon Burns, the host of the British game show The Krypton Factor, is Ed’s second cousin.
- Ed’s songs “Nina” and “Photograph” are about his ex-girlfriend Nesbitt and her album “Peroxide” is mostly about himself.
- Tayor Swift approached him after his tour in Australia and together, they wrote the song “Everything has changed” which was a part of her best-selling album of 2012, “Red”. He got “Red” tattooed because of the opportunity.
- He does not care about having a six pack. He once said, “I have never had a six pack and I never will, so I might as well stuff my face.”
- Ed engraved a tattoo of a ‘padlock’ on Harry Style’s wrist.
- His song “Small Bumps” is inspired by a true story of his friend when they had a miscarriage. He wrote the song stepping into their shoes. So is the story behind “The A State”, which is based on a homeless drug addict woman.
- Ed likes his stubble. It makes him look his age, or he would look 12 he said.
- He has a big crush on Emma Stone.
- Ed and Taylor Swift get along really well and have thus recorded three songs together. Other than “Everything has changed”, they haven’t released any of the songs.