Ed Sheeran

EXCLUSIVE: Who Is Nina Nesbitt?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 29.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Nina Nesbitt picked up her first guitar only three years ago, but the singer-songwriter has already toured with Ed Sheeran and Example, picked up mill...

Celebrity Halloween Roundup

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 01.11.2012 | Home

All manner of great, good and evil from the celeb world got fully involved in the Halloween festivities this year. Anyone who was anyone made their...

LISTEN: One Direction's Ed Sheeran Song

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

One Direction have released a lyric video for their new ballad 'Little Things', much to the delight of their adoring fans. Ed Sheeran wrote the tra...

Make Your Own Glastonbury

Jim Smallman | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK Comedy
Jim Smallman

I awoke Sunday morning to a storm of complaints on my Twitter timeline because nobody could get hold of Glastonbury tickets. With this in mind, I have drawn up the following tips to enable you to have your own Glastonbury in the comfort of your own home, saving you several hundreds of pounds and giving you EXACTLY the same experience.

Which Town Is UK's Illegal Downloads Capital?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 16.11.2012 | UK Tech

More than 43 million albums and singles were illegally downloaded in the first half of 2012, a major study of piracy in the UK has revealed. Global...

Benicassim Preview: The Stone Roses, Bob Dylan And New Order

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

The Stone Roses, Bob Dylan, Florence + The Machine and New Order are set to headline the Mediterranean all-night party that is Festival Internacional ...

That Ginger Kid on the Loop Pedal is Very Good!

Veronica Montgomery | Posted 25.08.2012 | UK Entertainment
Veronica Montgomery

Famous last words from Jay Carter of Newrising, when they were booked to play David Goo's open mic night at the Cross Kings in Kings Cross back in 2009. Fast forward three years and this 21-year-old, who is indeed drenched in talent has been a constant feature in the charts since last September.

Sarah Dean

RockNess 2012 Review: Biffy Clyro, Streakers And Cider

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah Dean | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Damp, cold and misty, RockNess music festival in Dores, on the shores of Loch Ness, drew to a close on Sunday night with a rousing performance from Sc...

Sarah Dean

Ed Sheeran Review: The First Act To Really Rock RockNess

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah Dean | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ed Sheeran's popularity bemuses many. What is it about this red-headed acoustic singer-songwriter that has cut him loose from his indie niche and burs...

Making Sweet Country Music

WENN | Posted 30.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Award-winning singer Ed Sheeran's career is going from strength to strength and the star's bank balance may soon be getting a boost - he's netted a lu...

PHOTOS: On Top At The Ivors

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Adele has continued her triumphant reign of this year's music awards by picking up another two gongs at the Ivor Novello Awards on Thursday. The So...

Ed Sheeran's Good Turn For Dying Fan

WENN | Posted 12.07.2012 | Home

Brit Award-winning singer Ed Sheeran made a dying fan's dream come true by giving her a personal bedside gig. Late schoolgirl Abigail Fleming, 14, ...

Music Streaming Comes of Age With New Streaming Countdown

Martin Talbot | Posted 10.07.2012 | UK Entertainment
Martin Talbot

It is hard to believe that it is now eight years since the first Official Download Chart was launched in the UK. How the world has changed.

PHOTOS: 10 Most-Streamed Artists Of 2012

PA | Posted 10.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Streaming fans have propelled Brit Award winner Ed Sheeran to the top of the charts. The A Team singer has taken top spot in the first Official Str...

Ed Cancels On Snow Patrol For 'Personal Reasons'

WENN | Posted 08.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ed Sheeran has pulled out of a North American tour with Snow Patrol in order to return to England due to "personal reasons". The A Team hitmaker ha...

Wiley: Grafting - a Life of Grime

Thomas Morris | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Morris

There's a chance the name 'Wiley' might not mean anything to you. Or, it rings a faint bell, and there you are remembering Wearing My Rolex. "Not a bad tune that", you think. But otherwise, the stage name of Richard Kylea Cowie might have passed you by.

Speaking Frankly About Music

Jon Spira | Posted 17.06.2012 | Home
Jon Spira

As a 30-something music fan, it's pretty easy to feel disheartened these days. It's not that there is a shortage of good music, not at all, but a very fractured landscape in which bands can become popular and respected in tiny music-loving niches but usually not to such a degree that they can actually make a living from it.


Marlon Roudette | Posted 27.04.2012 | UK Entertainment
Marlon Roudette

One must be careful when mentioning a UK invasion of Germany but that's exactly what happened last weekend as Florence and the Machine, Katie Melua, Ed Sheeran, and myself (spot the odd one out?!) took to the stage along side local acts for The Voice final.

Sarah Dean

'Best Night Of My Life'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah Dean | Posted 07.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

Ed Sheeran has hailed the 2012 Brit Awards as the "best night" of his life after scooping two prizes, for Best British Male Solo Artist and Best Briti...

Caroline Frost

How Did Adele Compare With Other Brits Performers?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 21.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

If the Brit Awards involve handing out the gongs to the great and good of the music industry, the performances are just as crucial to the success of t...

How's Ed Preparing For The Brits?

PA | Posted 21.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ed Sheeran is going to the Brits suited and booted - but only to impress his parents. The singer-songwriter, who is nominated for four prizes, told...

Art Shows 'More Popular Than Coldplay Or JLS'

The Huffington Post UK | Sam Parker | Posted 21.02.2012 | Home

It’s still only February, but 2012 has already been dubbed the ‘year of the art blockbuster’ – and now ticket sales are beginning to match the...

Who Says the Music Industry Is On Its Knees?

Peter Grant | Posted 06.04.2012 | UK Entertainment
Peter Grant

Artists like Lana del Rey and Ed Sheeran fill me with confidence that the negativity written about this industry is rubbish. Ed Sheeran selling 58,000 copies of his single in week one and close to a million copies of his album, the dude is rockin' it!

Brit Nominations In Full

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ed Sheeran leads the nominees' list for the Brit Awards, to be held at the O2 Arena on Tuesday 21 February. He has four nominations - with both Adel...

Adele Pipped In Brit Awards Nominations

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 13.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Adele may our best-selling artist this year with a record-breaking spell at the top of the charts both sides of the Atlantic, but she's been surprisin...