Just in: Ed Sheeran hits Vancouver, Rogers Arena July 28th. Tickets on sale March 17th.
Now, let’s catch up on a few lose ends with Ed Sheeran.
#1. He regrets grabbing Chris Martins butt.
Ed Sheeran (at the iHeart Radio awards):
“I saw Chris Martin about to go onstage and I walked up behind him and squeezed his ass. And then I was like, ‘Why did I do that?'”
“I don’t think we’re that close…” “There was definitely a moment where I was like, ‘I probably shouldn’t have done that.'”
#2. Says he will always have Taylor Swifts back (but not like he had Chris Martins back).
Ed Sheeran first met Taylor Swift when he opened for her 2013 Red Tour. “She would be there if everything ended for me. Taylor is kind of an anomaly in that sense.” “I will always be there for her, as well.”
Taylor Swift once told Rolling Stone Magazine:
“He is the James Taylor to my Carole King and I can’t imagine a time when he wouldn’t be.”
#3. Bieber’s Love Yourself was actually written for Rihanna.
Ed Sheeran revealed (on Tuesday’s Howard Stern Show) that “Love Yourself” which he wrote for Justin Bieber, was originally titled “F**k Yourself” and intended for Rihanna.
#4. Ed is forming a boy band?!
Ed Sheeran revealed (to Rolling Stone) that he is forming a boy band.
“I’m gonna put three or four boys together and do all the songs, take them out on the stadium tour with me.”
- He is already auditioning members.
- Already started writing the group’s material:
“really, really decent. Superpop, but obviously credible.”
- Middle name: Christopher
- Height: 5’8
- Weight: 181 lbs
- Pants: 36×32 or 36×30
- Show size: 7.5
- Sign: Aquarius