UPDATE 5:58 PM EST: Never trust Ed Sheeran! He's since revealed that his bare-chested pic was actually the prank — covered the REAL tat with makeup for a TV show!
What the eff, Ed Sheeran?
The pop star has played with all our hearts — using his own chest!
Two weeks ago, the Thinking Out Loud singer shocked fans with a brand new lion tattoo across his chest, even saying that it wasn't yet finished.
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But on Wednesday morning, Teddy revealed HE was the one who was lion. Er, lyin'! The whole thing was a hoax!
Can you believe that?? It washed right off!
And we thought he had so much pride in that ink!
How will we ever trust his chest again??
[Image via Instagram/WENN.]
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