Updated: November 19, 2017 7:00:30 am
Finally, the day is here! Ed Sheeran is coming to Mumbai. Here’s everything you need to know about the Shape of You singer, before the concert begins tonight. This British songwriter-singer debuted in 2011 with the album + (plus) which has been certified seven-times platinum in the UK. In the US, Ed appeared as a guest on Taylor Swift’s fourth studio album, Red. “The A Team” was then nominated for Song of the Year at the 2013 Grammy Awards, where Ed also performed the song with Elton John. His second studio album, X (read as “multiply”) came in 2014. With songs like Thinking Out Loud, Photograph and I See Fire, it topped the charts in the UK and the US. In 2015, X also won the Brit Award for Album of the Year, and Sheeran received the Ivor Novello Award for Songwriter of the Year.
More recently, this year, Ed released the album Divide, from where the song “Shape of You” has been an absolute chartbuster. “Shape of You” has been at the number-one spot on the singles charts of 44 countries, including the US Billboard Hot 100, as well as the UK. It also became the most streamed song on Spotify, with over 1.32 billion streams. The fifth song from the album, “Perfect” has also been receiving a good response from the audiences.
Here are Ed Sheeran’s top 10 songs that you need to listen:
Shape Of You
Thinking Out Loud
I See Fire
Give Me Love
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