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Ed Sheeran Biography, Wiki, Age, Height, Weight, GF, Net Worth & More

Ed Sheeran is a UK based Singer, actor, songwriter as well as record producer who usually plays Guitar and vocals.

  • Ranked 9th in the list of World’s Highest Paid Celebrities in 2018 by Forbes.
  • Ranked 23 in the Forbes Celebrity 100 list of 2020.
  • Ranked 27 the World’s Highest Paid Celebrities by Forbes in 2015.
  • Richest British musician under 30 by the Times list of 2020.
  • Ranked 6 in the Forbes list of World’s Highest paid Musicians of 2020.


Full NameEdward Christopher Sheeran
Nick NameTeddy
Age32 Years
Date of Birth17 February 1991
Birth PlaceHalifax, West Yorkshire, England
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Net WorthUSD 225 million
Source of IncomeMusic


His father was a curator and mother used to work at a city art gallery, while his brother is a song composer.

Family MemberName
FatherJohn Sheeran
MotherImogen Sheeran
BrotherMatthew Sheeran
WifeCherry Seaborn

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Height and Weight

Weight82 Kg. 180 Pounds
Height (centimetres)173 cm, 1.73 m
Height5 feet 8 inches
Body Measurement41-34-14
Eye colourBlue
Hair colourGinger

Social Media Instagram

Ed Sheeran has massive fan following on his instagram channel with more than 31 million followers.


Most of his tattoos have been done by “Kevin Paul”, who is a famous tattoo artist. He has more than 60 tattoos on his body and every tattoo has its own meaning or dedicated to something or someone special to him.

  • Child and mother portrait on right hand (to his mother)
  • Jigsaw puzzle on left hand (a sign of friendship)
  • word PRINCE on left upper arm (Tribute to Prince Harry)
  • 3 boxing gloves on his right forearm (to his Irish side family)
  • Lion on chest
  • Heinz tomato ketchup on left upper arm (love for the ketchup)
  • Galway Grill (dedicated to Saoirse Ronan)
  • Pingu on left upper arm (favorite cartoon)
  • Three leaf clover (tribute to his grand dad)
  • Damien Rice autograph on left forearm (his idol)
  • Lego head on left arm (his famous song Lego House)
  • Lyrics “everything that happens is from now on” (song Re : Stacks)
  • Paw print on left arm (no reason)

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He has interest in singing from his early childhood days when he started singing at a local church at the age of 4. Later he learnt playing guitar and started writing songs.

He became famous in his school as a “Natural Performer” and got chance to perform at National Youth Theatre in 2007.

He collaborated with “Warner Music” and launched his own record label company, Gingerbread Man Records, in 2015.

Link to his YouTube Channel

His career stats (till June 2020)

Music Videos71
Music Singles42
Singles as featured artist17
Extended Plays17
Promotional singles6
Studio Albums4
Box Sets1
Video Albums1

Films Appearance

Ed Sheeran has made appearance in few movies also.

Year of ReleaseFilm Title
2014Shortland Street
2015Home and Away
2015The Bastard Executioner
2015Jumpers for Goalposts: Live at Wembley Stadium
2016Bridget Jones’s Baby
2016Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping
2017Game of Thrones
2018The Simpsons
2019Modern Love
2019Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker


In 2012, Ed Sheeran was in relationship with “Nina Nesbitt”, a singer as well as songwriter. She inspired him for many songs and albums but later, they broke up and separated.

Later in 2014. Ed started dating “Athina Andrelos” but they too separated in 2015.

In 2015, Ed started dating “Cherry Seaborn”, his childhood friend and school mate. After 3 years of togetherness, they both got engaged in 2018 and got married in 2019.

Studio Albums

He has released 4 studio albums with labels “Atlantic” and “Asylum” respectively, till date.

Album NameRelease DateTopped in Countries
+ (Plus)9 September 2011UK, Australia, Ireland, New Zealand
x (Multiply)23 June 2014UK, Australia, Canada, Denmark, Germany, Ireland, New Zealand, Sweden, US
÷ (Divide)3 March 2017UK, Australia, Canada, Denmark, Germany, Ireland, New Zealand, Sweden, US, France
No.6 Collaborations Project12 July 2019UK, Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, Sweden, US

Appearance in Music Videos

He has been featured in following music videos as a lead artist

Music Video NameYear of ReleaseRemarks
 Open Your Ears2006 –
 Last Night2007 –
 Let It Out2009 –
 The A Team2011 –
 You Need Me, I Don’t Need You2011 –
 You Need Me, I Don’t Need You2011Rizzle Kicks Remix
 You Need Me, I Don’t Need You
(True Tiger Remix)
2011Featuring Dot Rotten and Scrufizzer
 Lego House2011 –
 Drunk  2012Official Fan Video
 Small Bump2012 –
 Give Me Love2012 –
 Give Me Love (Live at Electric Picnic Festival)2012 –
 I See Fire2013 –
 One2014 –
 All of the Stars2014 –
 Sing2014 –
 Don’t2014 –
 Thinking Out Loud2014 –
 Bloodstream (with Rudimental)2015with Rudimental
 Photograph2015 –
 Castle on the Hill2017 –
 Shape of You2017 –
 Galway Girl2017 –
 Bibia Be Ye Ye2017 –
 Perfect2017 –
 Perfect Symphony  2017with Andrea Bocelli
 Happier2018 –
 I Don’t Care  2019featuring Justin Bieber
 Cross Me  2019featuring Chance the Rapper and PnB Rock
 Beautiful People  2019featuring Khalid
 Blow  2019with Chris Stapleton and Bruno Mars
 Antisocial  2019featuring Travis Scott
 Nothing On You2019featuring Paulo Londra and Dave
 Take Me Back to London (Sir Spyro Remix)  2019featuring Stormzy, Jaykae, and Aitch
 South of the Border2019featuring Camila Cabello and Cardi B
 Put It All On Me  2019featuring Ella Mai

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Featured singles as Lead Artist

Song NameYear of ReleaseAlbum Name
 The A Team2011+
 You Need Me, I Don’t Need You2011+
 Lego House2011+
 Small Bump2012+
 Give Me Love2012+
 I See Fire2013The Hobbit:
The Desolation of Smaug
 Thinking Out Loud2014×
(with Rudimental)
2015× and We the Generation
 Castle on the Hill2017÷
 Shape of You2017÷
 Galway Girl2017÷
 I Don’t Care2019No.6 Collaborations Project
 Cross Me2019No.6 Collaborations Project
 Beautiful People2019No.6 Collaborations Project
 Feels2019No.6 Collaborations Project
Remember the Name2019No.6 Collaborations Project
 Best Part of Me2019No.6 Collaborations Project
Blow2019No.6 Collaborations Project
 Antisocial2019No.6 Collaborations Project
Put it All on Me2019No.6 Collaborations Project
 South of the Border2019No.6 Collaborations Project
 Take Me Back to London2019No.6 Collaborations Project

Guest Appearance

Ed sheeran has also made guest appearances with other singers and artists

Song TitleYear of ReleaseCo-artist/ Singer
 Sleeping with My Memories2011Mz. Bratt
 25 Tracks2012Mikill Pane
 Heaven2012David Stewart
 Deepest Shame (New Machine Remix)2012Plan B, Chip, Devlin
 Meanest Man2013Labrinth, Devlin, Wretch 32, ShezAr
 Top Floor (Cabana)2013Naughty Boy
 Guiding Light2013Foy Vance
 Play It Loud2013Giggs
 Back Someday2013Sway
 Candle in the Wind2014Elton John
 Be My Forever2014Christina Perri
 All of the Stars2014
 Type of Shit I Hate/Interlude2014Ty Dolla Sign, Fabolous, YG
 I Was Made for Loving You2015Tori Kelly
 Dreams2015Krept and Konan
 Dark Times2015The Weeknd
 Save It2015Tory Lanez
 Freakshow2015DJ Mustard, The Game
 I Will Be There  2016Eric Clapton
 Lifting You2017N.E.R.D
 Satellites2017Kasey Chambers
 Candle in the Wind2018
 Hello Hi 22018Big Narstie
 Own It2019Stormzy, Burna Boy
 City of Sin2019The Game
 Roadside2019The Game
 Those Kinda Nights2020Eminem

Songs as a Featured Artist

Song NameYear of ReleaseAlbum Name
 If I Could2011Chill Out Zone
 Young Guns2011
 Teardrop2011We Are the Collective
 Hush Little Baby2012Black and White
 Dreamers2012Stereo Typical
 Watchtower2012A Moving Picture
 Wish You Were Here2012A Symphony of British Music
 Everything Has Changed2013Red
 Old School Love2013
 All About It2014People Keep Talking
 Lay It All on Me2015We the Generation
 Boa Me2017African Nation
 End Game2017Reputation
 Amo Soltanto Te / This Is the Only Time2019
 Own It2019Heavy Is the Head

His Video Album(s)

NameRelease DateLabel
Jumpers for Goalposts:
Performed Live at Wembley Stadium
13 November 2015Atlantic

Awards Journey

He has been nominated for many awards in various categories, and he has won many of them.

YearAward NameAward CategoryAlbum/ song
2015American Music AwardsFavorite Male Artist – Pop/RockEd Sheeran
2018APRA AwardsInternational Work of the YearShape of You
2014BBC Music AwardsBritish Artist of the YearEd Sheeran
2011BBC Radio 1’s Teen Awards Best British SingleEd Sheeran
2014BBC Radio 1’s Teen Awards Best British Solo ActEd Sheeran
2015BBC Radio 1’s Teen Awards Best British Solo ActEd Sheeran
2017BBC Radio 1’s Teen Awards Best British Solo ActEd Sheeran
2018BBC Radio 1’s Teen Awards Best British Solo ActEd Sheeran
2018Billboard Music AwardTop ArtistEd Sheeran
2018Billboard Music AwardTop Male ArtistEd Sheeran
2018Billboard Music AwardTop Hot 100 ArtistEd Sheeran
2018Billboard Music AwardTop Song Sales ArtistEd Sheeran
2018Billboard Music AwardTop Song Sales ArtistEd Sheeran
2018Billboard Music AwardTop Radio SongShape of You
2019Billboard Music AwardTop Touring ArtistEd Sheeran
2012Brit AwardsBritish Breakthrough ActEd Sheeran
2012Brit AwardsBritish Male Solo ArtistEd Sheeran
2015Brit AwardsBritish Male Solo ArtistEd Sheeran
2015Brit AwardsBritish Album of the Yearx
2018Brit AwardsGlobal Success AwardEd Sheeran
2019Brit AwardsGlobal Success AwardEd Sheeran
2017Danish Music AwardsInternational Hit of the YearShape of You
2015Fonogram AwardsModern Pop-Rock Album or Voice Recording of the Yearx
2015EchoBest International Rock/Pop Male Artistx
2016EchoBest International Rock/Pop Male Artistx
2018EchoBest International Rock/Pop Male ArtistEd Sheeran
2014GAFFA Awards (Denmark)International Male Artist of the YearEd Sheeran
2014GAFFA Awards (Denmark)International Album of the Yearx
2018GAFFA Awards (Denmark)International Solo Artist of the YearEd Sheeran
2018GAFFA Awards (Denmark)International Album of the YearDivide
2018GAFFA Awards (Denmark)International Hit of the YearShape of You
2014GAFFA Awards (Norway)International Solo Artist of the YearEd Sheeran
2014GAFFA Awards (Norway)International Album of the Yearx
2014GAFFA Awards (Norway)International Hit of the YearI See Fire
2014GAFFA Awards (Sweden)Best Foreign Solo ActEd Sheeran
2014GAFFA Awards (Sweden)Best Foreign Albumx
2014GAFFA Awards (Sweden)Best Foreign SongI See Fire
2017Gaon Chart Music AwardsInternational Song of the YearShape of You
2016Grammy AwardsSong of the YearThinking Out Load
2016Grammy AwardsBest Pop Solo PerformanceThinking Out Load
2018Grammy AwardsBest Pop Solo PerformanceShape of You
2018Grammy AwardsBest Pop Vocal Album÷
2017Goldene KameraBest International Music
2018Global AwardsMost Played SongShape of You
2015iHeartRadio Much Music Video AwardsMost Buzzworthy International Artist or Group
Thinking Out Load
2015iHeartRadio Much Music Video AwardsBest International ArtistThinking Out Load
2017iHeartRadio Much Music Video AwardsMost Buzzworthy International Artist or GroupEd Sheeran
2014Young Hollywood AwardsHottest Music ArtistEd Sheeran
2014World Music AwardsWorld’s Best British Solo Acted (Voted)Ed Sheeran
2014World Music AwardsWorld’s Best British Entertainer (Voted)Ed Sheeran
2011Urban Music AwardsBest Male ArtistEd Sheeran
2012Urban Music AwardsBest CollaborationWatchtower
2013BMI AwardsPop Awards SongsThe A Team
2014BMI AwardsPop Awards SongsEverything Has Changed
2014BMI AwardsPop Awards SongsLego House
2014BMI AwardsPop Awards SongsLittle Things
2016BMI AwardsPop Awards SongsPhotograph
2016BMI AwardsPop Awards SongsThinking Out Load
2016BMI AwardsSong of the YearThinking Out Load
2017BMI AwardsMillion Performance SongsThinking Out Load
2017BMI AwardsPop Award SongsCold Water
2017BMI AwardsPop Award SongsLove Yourself
2017BMI AwardsSong of the YearLove Yourself
2014Telehit AwardsBest Male Pop Albumx
2017Telehit AwardsVideo fo the YearShape of You

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He has also faced accusations of copying the lyrics of some of his songs

  • Shape of you (2017)
  • Photograph (2017)
  • Thinking Out Loud (2018)

on Magazine Covers

He has been featured on cover pages of many leading magazines worldwide :

  • Rollingstone
  • GQ British
  • Q
  • Vanity Fair
  • Fabulous
  • Billboard
  • Hot Press
  • Brink
  • Acoustic
  • Tu Mexico
  • U! Girl Greece
  • Cool France
  • NME UK
  • OK! UK
  • Clash
  • Bravo Germany
  • The Big Issue UK
  • Rovesnik Russia
  • Estilo Df Mexico
  • Guitare Sèche France
  • Hitkrant Netherlands
  • Parade
  • Faze
  • Sounds
  • Variance
  • VIBE
  • Suffolk Norfolk Life
  • Coup de main
  • Financial Times
  •  La nación 

as Brand Ambassador

Ed is also endorsing some brands and companies.

  • Hoax
  • Heinz

Tours with other Singers

He has accompanied tours with few singers also in their opening acts

Fallen Empires TourSnow Patrol16 May 2012
The Red TourTaylor Swift13 March 2013
Zip Code TourThe Rolling Stone24 May 2015

Other facts

  • Appeared as guest on BBC radio 4 in 2017.
  • was opposed to Brexit and denounced it publicly.
  • An admirer of labor party leader “Jeremy Corbyn”.
  • Raised $45,400 for street sex workers by performing a gig in Bristol in 2012.
  • Ambassador as well as contributor for St Elizabeth Hospice charity shop located in Framlingham.