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Ed Sheeran

Sheeran was born in Hebden Bridge near Halifax, West Yorkshire but moved to Framlingham, Suffolk as a child. His father, John Sheeran, is an art curator and lecturer. His mother, Imogen Lock, is a culture publicist-turned-jewellery designer. His parents ran the independent art consultancy, Sheeran Lock, from 1990 to 2010. Sheeran, the younger of two boys, has an older brother, Matthew, who is a classical composer and postgraduate music student.

Sheeran's paternal grandparents were Irish, from Maghera, County Londonderry and Gorey, County Wexford. He was raised as a Roman Catholic. He sang in a local church choir from the age of four, learned guitar at a very young age, and began writing songs during his time at Thomas Mills High School in Framlingham. His early childhood memories include listening to Van Morrison during his trips to London with his parents and going to an intimate Damien Rice show in Ireland when he was eleven. In addition to Rice, he has also cited The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Nizlopi and Eminem as his biggest musical influences.He is a patron of the Youth Music Theatre UK.He was accepted at the National Youth Theatre in London as a teenager.

Edward Christopher "Ed" Sheeran (born 17 February 1991) is an English singer-songwriter
Raised in Framlingham, England, he began recording in 2005 and moved to London in 2008 to pursue a musical career
In 2009, he played 312 gigs and in early 2011, Sheeran released an independent extended play, No. 5 Collaborations Project which led him to be signed to Asylum / Atlantic Record
In 2012, he won two BRIT Awards for Best British Male Solo Artist, and British Breakthrough of the Year, while "The A Team" also won the Ivor Novello Award for Best Song Musically and Lyrically
In March 2012, Sheeran disclosed that the production of his second studio album had commenced


Adult Hits

Lego House
The A Team


Don't (PeteDown Bounce Mix)
Thinking Out Loud
Thinking Out Loud (Kue Remix)

Members of this Group

Mrs Bauman







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