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Edward Christopher Sheeran (Halifax17 February 1991) is a British singer-songwriter. He signed a contract in 2011 at Asylum/Atlantic Records. Sheeran broke through in June 2011 with his debut single, The A Teamthat came in on the third position in the UK Singles Chart. [1he spent under more Lego House and Give me lovefrom.

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[hide]*1 early life

Youth Years[Edit]Edit

Sheeran is a son of Irish[2and British[3parents. During his youth he moved to Framlingham (Suffolk), where he learned to play guitar at a young age. He began writing songs during his school time to the Thomas Mills High School in Framlingham. [4]

Music Career[Edit]Edit

2005-2011: rise to fame[Edit]Edit

Sheeran began in 2005, which led to the release of his first epThe Orange Room EP. Sheeran also brought two studio albums, an eponym (Ed Sheeran) in 2006 andWant Some? in 2007. He moved to London in 2008 for small gigs. In 2008 he auditioned for the television series Britannia High, by Independent Television. [5]

In 2009, Sheeran 312 times on: he said he had an interview with James Morrison, an English singer-songwriter, had read, in which Morrison explained that he had done some two hundred performances in that year. Sheeran was aimed to Morrison to surpass in optredensaantal, in which he was successful. [6just before Sheeran went on tour with Just Jack You Need Me-he spent the EP.

In February 2010 a video on the website of Sheeran placed SB.TV. The British rapper Example pecked the movie on Sheeran, and asked to go on tour with him. In February 2010 he released another ep, Loose Change, where also its subsequent debut single The A Team is on. The music video that was made for the song only cost 20 pounds.

In april 2010 he left its management bureau and he bought a ticket to Los Angeles, where he attended several open micnights. During a performance in The Foxxhole, a club which is owned by Jamie Foxx , he was noticed by Foxx, who invited him into his home, where he took up several numbers. Obtained In the course of 2010 thanks to more and more fame, Sheeran an ever-growing group of fans who followed him through his YouTube channel. Also his entry in The Independent earned him fame on. recognition of his talent by football captain Rio Ferdinand and superstar Elton John gave the decisive blow to fame. [7]

Mainstream Career[Edit]Edit

On January 8, 2011 brought Sheeran his last ep in-house, Nooberanen Project, on which a number of grime artists have worked, including WileyJME and Devlin[8With this ep obtained Sheeran the second position in the iTunescharts, without any form of promotion or without a contract with a record label. The ep was sold in his first 7000 times week. [8within a week after the release, he signed a contract with Asylum Records.

On april 26, during the television program Sheeran performed on Later ... with Jools Holland, where he sang his first single The A Team . Six weeks later, the song was released as music download in Great Britain.The song serves as the main single for debut album Sheerans + (plus) – an album that was released by Atlantic Records on september 12, 2011. The A Team sold 58 thousand times in its first week, making him the third position of the UK Singles Chart took over.

During the Glastonbury Festival 2011 Sheeran announced that You Need Me, I Don't Need You the second single would be, and would be released on August 28, 2011. In the music video for the third single, Lego HouseRupert Grint lookalike plays the lead role. He also has the number I See Fire written for The Hobbit , which is released in 2013.

Discography[Edit]Edit

Albums[Edit]Edit

Album (s) with any charts in the

the Dutch Album Top 100

Date of

appear

Date of

entry

Highest

position

Number Of

weeks

Comments
+ 12-09-2011 26-11-2011 8 121 *
x 2014 28-06-2014 2 1 *
Album (s) with chart positions in

the Flemish Ultratop 200 albums

Date of

appear

Date of

entry

Highest

position

Number Of

weeks

Comments
+ 2011 25-02-2012 9 115 *
x 2014 28-06-2014 4 1 *

Singles[Edit]Edit

Single (s) with any charts in the

the Dutch Top 40

Date of

appear

Date of

entry

Highest

position

Number Of

weeks

Comments
The A team 12-06-2011 08-10-2011 5 32 No. 2 in the Single Top 100 / Alarm drive
Lego house 13-11-2011 18-02-2012 12 13 No. 25 in the Single Top 100/ Alarm drive
You need me, I don't need you 07-05-2012 19-05-2012 tip1 -
Drunk 27-02-2012 01-09-2012 tip2 -
Give me love 15-10-2012 24-11-2012 tip2 - No. 41 in the Single Top 100
Everything has changed 16-07-2013 29-06-2013 tip5 - with Taylor Swift
I see fire 05/11/2013 16/11/2013 13 29 Soundtrack The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug /

No. 10 in the Single Top 100

Sing 2014 26-04-2014 15 16 * No. 12 in the Single Top 100/ Alarm drive
Don't 2014 19-07-2014 15 4 * No. 33 in the Single Top 100
Afire love 2014 - No. 38 in the Single Top 100
Bloodstream 2014 - No. 44 in the Single Top 100
Thinking out loud 2014 - No. 45 in the Single Top 100
The man 2014 - No. 56 in the Single Top 100
Single (s) with chart positions

in the Flemish Ultratop 50

Date of

appear

Date of

entry

Highest

position

Number Of

weeks

Comments
The A team 2011 03-03-2012 18 4
Lego house 2011 03-03-2012 6 10 No. 13 in the Radio 2 Top 30
You need me, I don't need you 2012 09-06-2012 tip11 -
Give me love 2012 29-12-2012 38 5
Drunk 2013 23-03-2013 tip22 -
Everything has changed 2013 15-06-2013 tip8 - with Taylor Swift
I see fire 2013 01-02-2014 6 16 Soundtrack The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug/

No. 23 in the Radio 2 Top 30

Sing 2014 19-04-2014 29 6 * No. 22 in the Radio 2 Top 30
Don't 2014 21-06-2014 45 1
Afire love 2014 28-06-2014 46 1 *
Thinking out loud 2014 28-06-2014 47 1 *
Bloodstream 2014 28-06-2014 48 1 *

Radio 2 Top 2000[Edit]Edit

Number (s) with markings

in the Radio 2 Top 2000

' 99 ' 00 ' 01 ' 02 ' 03 ' 04 ' 05 ' 06 ' 07 ' 08 ' 09 ' 10 ' 11 ' 12 ' 13
Give me love - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 1261
Lego house - - - - - - - - - - - - - 725 1068
The A team - - - - - - - - - - - - - 190 388

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