Ed Sheeran has quickly risen to the top as one of the most notable musicians of the past few years. Though he has spent a considerable amount of time in the spotlight, there are still some things about the 24-year-old that many people do not know. With that in mind, here we present our list of 15 things you probably didn’t know about Ed Sheeran. Check out part one below, and stay tuned for part two, coming soon!
Number Fifteen: He Had His First Kiss When He Was 11 Years Old. Sheeran said that he was 11 when he had his first kiss, which he describes as “wet.” He also says that a girl can get his attention if she has nice eyes and a good sense of humor.
Number Fourteen: He Is Multi-Talented. It’s no secret that Sheeran can sing, but he can also play piano, drums, bass, guitar, and cello!
Number Thirteen: He Sings Britney in the Shower. Sheeran has admitted that he likes to jam out to Britney Spears’ “Everytime” in the shower. And who can blame him? Spears is a total boss.
Number Twelve: He Has a Go-To Karaoke Song. Sheeran says that his karaoke go-to is “Pony,” by Ginuwine. He also said that if he had to sing a duet with the Queen of England, he would choose the Sex Pistols’ “God Save the Queen.”
Number Eleven: He Used Live Shows to Build His Career. Sheeran has said that in one year he did an impressive 312 gigs. Despite being all over the place, he also said he never expected to make it the way that he did.
Number Ten: He Wants to Be Known as Nice and Hard-Working. He said, “I’ve always said that I wanna be known as the nicest and hardest working guy in the industry, so if I could be known as that that would be brilliant.” Aw.
Number Nine: He Is Not Ashamed of His Body. Sheeran is well-aware of the fact that he doesn’t have a six-pack, and he knows that he will never have one. He does not shy away from food and likes to indulge.