Facts of Ed Sheeran
|Full Name||Edward Christopher Sheeran|
|Birth Name||Edward Christopher Sheeran|
|Profession||Singer songwriter record producer guitarist actor|
|Birth City||Halifax, West Yorkshire|
|Date of Birth||February 17,1991|
How Much is Grammy-Winning Artist, Ed Sheeran Worth?
Ed Sheeran, four times Grammy Awards winner, is one of the richest musicians in the UK with an estimated worth of $160 million (Celebritynetworth), as of August 2019.
Also reported to be the wealthiest young musician in the UK, he has sold more than 150 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists in the world. As of 2019, Sheeran ranks #5 on Forbes’ list of Celebrity 100.
Concerts, Tours, Income Sources, Salary, Endorsements, Deals
Starting his career back in 2004, Ed Sheeran earned around $60 million between 2014 and 2015. His earnings between 2016 and 2017 was $70 million while he made a mind-blowing $110 million at the mid of 2018. He made an another $110 million in the between June 2018 and June 2019.
Sheeran's Divide (÷) tour, in 2018, became the highest grossing of all time in August 2019, which also has managed to double his wealth at present. The tour made a gross of over $600 million worldwide and it was believed Sheeran earned more in a single year than any other artist in history.
With massive earnings from tours, the talented artist also makes a huge money from his album sales. By the end of 2018, Sheeran has sold over 3 million copies of his album, Divide (÷). The album lists at #42 on Billboard's US ranking of the top 200 albums.
Started singing in a local choir, the youth icon has practiced guitar from the very early days. In his career, he has worked with many artists including Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber, Cardi B, and Bruno Mars. Sheeran released his first collection, Spinning Man in 2004.
Since the early age of 15, he has been friends with fellow singer, Passenger. The two has played together in the same gig in Cambridge and later, Ed moved to London in 2008, and started playing in small venues.
Here are some of the best highlights of his career
- First started recording music in 2005
- Released first self-titled album in 2006
- Moved from Suffolk to London in 2008
- Viral SBTV video (2010)
- Released a debut album “Plus” in 2011
- Released the album “X” in 2014
- Released the album “Divide” in 2017
- Released the single “I Don’t Care,” with Justin Bieber in 2019
In addition, the good-looking singer has made came on the popular series The Simpsons and Game of Thrones. He appeared in a scene of Game of Thrones opposite Maisie Williams.
He has also appeared in an advertisement for Heinz Tomato Ketchup. The company released a limited-edition ketchup product known as Ed Sheeran X Heinz ketchup, also known as “Heinz Edchup”.
With more than 40 awards in total, he is also the winner of four Grammy Awards and two People’s Choice Awards.
Among Sheeran’s various accolades, his notable achievements include American Music Awards, BBC Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards, and Brit Awards.
House, Cars, Assets
Ed Sheeran is fond of real estate and properties and had heavily invested in property in the past few years. He reportedly owns eighteen homes and a restaurant in Notting Hill for which, the young millionaire artist spent an estimate of $51 million on the purchases.
Among all those, fifteen of his properties are in London which include six flats in Hammersmith, three homes in Holland Park, two Shoreditch flats, two Chiswick houses, a house and a restaurant in Notting Hill. The restaurant is said to have been purchased for $2 million.
Sheeran's own residence in Suffolk has likewise turned out to be known as "Sheeran-ville" to local people, as his estate encompasses four homes accepted to be worth £2.8 million.
Ed Sheeran’s first car was a modest Mini Cooper which he bought in 2015 before he had passed his test. Its cost starts from $50 thousand. After that, he bought an Aston Martin DB9 which cost ranges from $103,479 to $127,903. Among his various collection, the A Team has also given luxury cars to his crew.
As per some online sources, he purchased a Range Rover for manager Stuart and a Porsche for his sound man. With such a huge earnings and impressive wealth, Sheeran has listed many other cars on his collection.
Tax, Expenses, Insurance, Charity
Ed owning various properties, cars, and earning such huge income, pays tax in millions. Well, he pays tax which ranges between $1 million - $2 million yearly. He has not shared about his insurance details.
Regarding his expenses, well, the good-looking singer has spent his entire wealth on his houses, properties, and cars.
Biography, Personal Life, Wiki, Age, Height, Marriage, Relationship, Wife, Children
Ed Sheeran is married to his childhood friend and former high school mate Cherry Seaborn. The adorable pair has been in a relationship since July 2015. They announced their engagement in January 2018 and gave a slight hint regarding their marriage in a private ceremony. Their wedding was confirmed in July 2019 in the song "Remember the Name".
Before that, Sheeran was in a relationship with Scottish singer-songwriter Nina Nesbitt in 2012. Nesbitt was in his music video for "Drunk", before breaking up. Also, Nesbitt was the subject of Sheeran's songs "Nina" and "Photograph", while most of Nesbitt's album, Peroxide, is about Sheeran.
Sheeran, as of 2019, is 28 years old and stands 173 cm.