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Ed Sheeran

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Flame-haired singer/songwriter, beatboxer, and guitarist Ed Sheeran's eclectic blend of acoustic pop, folk, and hip-hop has been championed by everyone from the underground grime scene to American Oscar winners. Born in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England in 1991, Sheeran released his first EP, The Orange Room, while still at school, and his first two albums -- his self-titled debut and Want Some -- by the age of 16. After moving to London to gain more live experience, his performance of the self-penned "You Need Me, I Don't Need You" on YouTube channel SB.tv gained half-a-million viewers and attracted the attention of actor/R&B star Jamie Foxx, who invited him to appear on his Los Angeles Sirius radio show. Securing a deal with Elton John's management company, he supported Example on his U.K. tour and, after signing with Atlantic Records, became just the third artist to score a Top 75 album purely on download sales, when his No. 5 Collaborations project, a star-studded seven-track EP featuring Wiley, JME, and Devlin, charted at number 47 in 2011. That same year he released the Loose Change EP (which featured the smash hit single "The A Team") and his major-label debut studio album +. + was a massive hit, selling over a million copies in the U.K. alone in just six months, and charting high in many other countries. Sheeran then went about boosting his profile, co-writing songs for One Direction and Taylor Swift. He toured the U.S. with Swift on her massive 2013 arena tour, and saw his song, "I See Fire," featured in the closing credits of the smash hit movie The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug. By the end of 2013, Sheeran shifted his focus from performing to recording his sophomore album, with Rick Rubin and Pharrell producing. Keeping with the mathematical theme, the album was titled X ("Multiply"). Appearing in June 2014, X encompassed his acoustic/hip-hop hybrid sound, but also had an R&B feel in places, along with straight-ahead pop. The record debuted at number one on both the U.S. and U.K. charts, reached gold or platinum status in 15 countries, and the singles for "Sing" and "Thinking Out Loud" both topped the British charts. The following year, X won British Album of the Year at the 2015 Brit Awards, with Sheeran winning British Male Solo Artist. The year was a huge success for his live performances, too: he landed an opening slot for the Rolling Stones at one of their U.S. arena concerts, and went on to completely sell out three dates at London's Wembley Stadium, which was documented for an exclusive NBC special. He continued to win awards while promoting X, most notably at the 2015 MTV Europe Music Awards, where he was awarded Best Live Act, and the 2016 Grammy Awards Ceremony, where he won Song of the Year and Best Solo Pop Performance. Later that year, X was declared the second internationally best-selling album of 2015. After a year-long hiatus, Sheeran posted a cryptic tweet in December of 2016, teasing new music that was later confirmed on multiple social media platforms to be his forthcoming third effort, ÷. The album was released in early March of 2017. ~ Jon O'Brien
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Stations Featuring
Ed Sheeran

    Top Pop

    Top Pop
    1 song

    Pop Mix

    Pop Mix
    1 song

    Teen Pop

    Teen Pop
    2 songs

    Lite Hits

    Lite Hits
    7 songs

    Top 44 Love Songs

    1 song

    Love Songs

    6 songs

    New Pop First

    1 song

    Pop Remixes

    2 songs

    Dance Pop

    2 songs

    Top 50 Breakout Artists of 2013

    1 song

    Acoustic Rock

    3 songs

    Pop Latino

    1 song

    Grammy Awards 2014

    2 songs

    Coffeehouse Corner

    2 songs

    Hot Summer Hits

    1 song

    Gay Anthems

    1 song

    Movie Tracks

    1 song

    Adult Alternative

    1 song

    Adult Rock

    1 song

Albums by
Ed Sheeran

Top Songs by
Ed Sheeran

  1.   Song
    Popularity
  2.   The A Team
  3.   Thinking Out Loud
  4.   Sing
  5.   Don't
  6.   Photograph
  7.   Shape of You
  8.   Lego House
  9.   Castle on the Hill
  10.   You Need Me, I Don't Need You
  11.   Bloodstream
  12.   How Would You Feel (Paean)
  13.   Drunk
  14.   I See Fire
  15.   One
  16.   Give Me Love
  17.   Wake Me Up
  18.   Everything You Are
  19.   Small Bump
  20.   All of the Stars
  21.   The Man
  22.   Lay It All on Me
  23.   She
  24.   Make It Rain
  25.   Kiss Me
  26.   You
  27.   Nina
  28.   I'm a Mess
  29.   Afire Love
  30.   Runaway
  31.   Radio by JME
  32.   Candle In The Wind
  33.   U.N.I.
  34.   This
  35.   Be like You
  36.   Little Lady by Mikill Pane
  37.   Tenerife Sea
  38.   One Night
  39.   Fall
  40.   So
  41.   You by Wiley
  42.   Touch and Go
  43.   Homeless
  44.   Let It Out
  45.   Firefly
  46.   Take It Back
  47.   Little Bird
  48.   You Don't Know (For Fucks Sake) by Yelawolf
  49.   Little Lady
  50.   Even My Dad Does Sometimes
  51.   English Rose
  52.   Grade 8
  53.   Autumn Leaves
  54.   Cold Coffee
  55.   New York
  56.   Be My Husband
  57.   Friends
  58.   Parting Glass
  59.   Sofa
  60.   Family by P Money
  61.   Gold Rush
  62.   Goodbye To You
  63.   Nightmares
  64.   Goodbye to You by Dot Rotten
  65.   Sunburn
  66.   Lately by Devlin
  67.   The City
  68.   Shirtsleeves
  69.   Lately (Devlin)
  70.   London Bridge by Yelawolf
  71.   Radio by JME
  72.   Faces by Yelawolf
  73.   Drown Me Out by Ghetts
  74.   Outro by Yelawolf
  75.   Fire Alarms
  76.   Family
  77.   Nightmares featuring Random Impulse
  78.   Where We Land