Ed Sheeran is an English singer and songwriter who currently has a net worth of $ 160 million. He first tried his hands at singing when he was just a kid and even sang for a local choir but then moved to playing guitar. He began writing his own songs when he was in high school. He released his 1st in 2005.
He then went onto releasing 2 albums in the next 3 years. Few people started following him when he played in small venues in and around London. He has collaborated with a number of artists and started a tour with Just Jack. In 2010, he moved to Los Angeles, where he caught the eye of Jamie Foxx, who is an American actor, comedian and singer. He provided him with a free space to record songs and a place to reside.
In 2011, his EP, “No. 5 Collaborations Project” became an iTunes hit. In the same year he released his debut single “+” which touched #1 in four countries and #4 in the United States. His second album “x” was released in 2014 which also turned out to be a great hit among fans. But songs like Shape of You, Lego House, Thinking Out Loud, Photograph and Perfect gave him the most recognition.
Between June 2014 and June 2015, he earned a whopping $ 70 million. But in the next year, he reached another level, with his income touching an astounding $110 million mark! Thus, it’s not a surprise that he is one of the most loved and famous singers all over the globe.
Ed Sheeran Family and Life
Ed Sheeran was born on February 17, 1991 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, England. His older brother, Matthew, is a composer. Sheeran’s parents, John and Imogen, are from London. Sheeran has claimed that his family is a “huge” catholic family. At the meagre age of 4, Ed learned how to play guitar. Sheeran is married to his childhood sweetheart, Cherry Seaborn.
Ed Sheeran Professions
Songwriter, composer, actor, guitarist, etc.