Ed Sheeran

Ed Sheeran

British singer and songwriter Ed Sheeran had a successful career in the U.K. before an appearance on Taylor Swift's Red album launched him stateside. The artist released several independent albums before being signed to a record label in 2011, when he released his debut studio album, +, featuring the hit single "The A Team." His collaboration with Swift on the song "Everything Has Changed" helped him reach a U.S. audience and score two Grammy nominations, including Best New Artist in 2014. Sheeran's second album, titled x, includes the song "I See Fire," which was featured in the end credits of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.

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