Ed Sheeran is ready to settle down!
On Tuesday, the Shape Of You singer sat down with Zane Lowe for a candid interview for Beats 1/Apple Music. Not only was this chat the first in-depth interview Sheeran's given since coming off his year-long hiatus, but the hitmaker also revealed what he's looking forward to in the future.
Related: Ed Reveals How He Lost 50 Lbs.!
Yup, it seems like Ed has babies on the brain. After dishing about the pub he built in his new pad, the 25-year-old explained why exactly he constructed the drinking spot underground:
When Ed Sheeran decided to take a break from the industry after his tour, he didn't realize how it would actually affect his body.
Even though the 25-year-old spent his year-long hiatus doing things like whitewater rafting, swimming with bull sharks without a cage, and bungee jumping around the world — he also admits he "doubled in size," and was forced to drop 50 pounds (whoa!) before he made his highly-anticipated return.
Related: Ed DEFENDS Mariah Carey's Horrible NYE Performance!
During an interview with The Breakfast Club this week, the Shape of You singer reveals:
Ed Sheeran proved just how chivalrous he truly is on Thursday when he stopped by KTU's Cubby and Carolina In The Morning.
Because believe it or not… the soulful singer actually DEFENDED Mariah Carey's disastrous New Year's Eve performance!!
Maybe Princess Beatrice should've knighted him instead of James Blunt!
Related: Mimi Sues Company Because They Won't Pay For Canceled Concerts!
(Not to mention, he wouldn't have gotten that massive scar on his face if the roles were reversed! Buuuuuuut we digress.)
Anyway, the English crooner told Carolina Bermudez and Cubby Bryant that he feels Mimi's pain when it comes to technical difficulties on-stage.
The songsmith stressed that in-ear malfunctions are no small struggle, saying:
Ed Sheeran once again proved he can make anything sound good!
The British crooner has been kicking off the New Year with a bang promoting his upcoming album ÷ (Division)!
Not only has the 25-year-old been gifting us with brand new music, but he also just covering the coolest sitcom theme song from the ‘90s! (And we ain't talkin' about Friends!)
Related: Ed Teases New Music From Taylor Swift!
When he stopped by Capital FM radio in the U.K. this week, Ed answered a listener's request to perform the rap theme from The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.
Always the crowd pleaser, the Photograph singer whipped out his guitar and belted out a Sheeranian version of the hit theme song that really gives Will Smith a run for his money!
Ch-ch-check out the video (below) to see how Ed flip-turned the theme song upside down!
Not everyone can say they've been stabbed by a royal!
Although, Ed Sheeran is hesitant to talk about the sword incident involving Princess Beatrice. As you may recall, the Shape Of You singer was forced to get stitches after Prince William's cousin accidentally sliced open his face with a sword after reportedly pretending to knight James Blunt.
Related: Ed Reveals New Album Title & FULL Tracklist!
So crazzzzzy! Initially, Taylor Swift's bestie stay pretty tight lipped about the cut and previously told BBC's Radio 1 that he was sure "he can talk about that."
Thankfully, Mr. Sheeran has decided to drop a few deets about the insane story as he dished during his interview with Absolute Radio:
Ed Sheeran is back with a new class of tracks!
Last week, the British crooner made his triumphant return to music by dropping TWO brand new singles from his third album!
And it looks like the Photograph singer is ready to divide and conquer the music industry once again — because Ed just revealed the entire tracklist for his upcoming record, ÷!
Related: Ed Teases New Music From Taylor Swift!
On Wednesday, the 25-year-old posted a photo on Instagram, sharing the list of 12 songs under the title of his third album title straight from the pages of your math book!
The new album, ÷ (pronounced "Divide") — which follows 2011's + ("Addition") and 2014's x ("Multiply") — features the new tunes he shared last week, along with ten yet-to-be-heard tracks!
Ch-ch-check out the full tracklist (below)!
has is about to change!
Believe it or not, this is actually the longest period of time we've gone without a new album from Taylor Swift since her debut over a DECADE ago… but we think our drought is about to be quenched.
That's because her bestie Ed Sheeran stopped by BBC's Radio 1 Breakfast on Friday morning to promote his two brand-new tracks — Castle on the Hill and Shape of You — and somehow ended up promoting TayTay's new material in the process!
Video: Ed Sheeran Teases His New Single… As A Snapchat Filter!
After taking an entire year off, Ed even admitted he might need media training… especially after answering inquiries about whether TS6 is really about to drop so candidly, saying: