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Monday 6 February 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Ed Sheeran

Last year
# Quiz
Quiz: How well do you know these people named Ed?
Ed Sheeran is touring around Ireland over the next few weeks.
# Croker
Heading to see Ed Sheeran at Croke Park? Here's everything you need to know
We’ve got you covered.
# Your Say
Poll: Do you like Ed Sheeran's music?
Sheeran will be performing in Dublin this weekend, and in Cork, Limerick and Belfast in the coming weeks.
# Ed in Thomond
Munster confirm quarter-final to be held at the Aviva Stadium due to Ed Sheeran concerts
The fixture against Toulouse will take place on the weekend of May 6/7/8.
# High Court
Ed Sheeran wins High Court copyright battle over Shape Of You hit
The singer and co-writers John McDaid and Steven McCutcheon were accused of ripping off Sami Chokri and Ross O’Donoghue’s 2015 song Oh Why.
# London
Experts give contrasting views on Sheeran’s Shape Of You at copyright trial
Ed Sheeran denies that Shape Of You rips off a 2015 song by Sami Chokri.
# London
Ed Sheeran ‘target of concerted plan to promote artist accusing him of copying’, court hears
The former management company for Sami Chokri allegedly made a ‘huge effort’ to bring the 2015 song Oh Why to the star’s notice.
# London
Ed Sheeran tells court he is trying to 'clear my name' in copyright case
The singer insisted he is “a songwriter, I write songs, that’s it,” as he faced questions over the creation of hit 2017 hit Shape Of You.
All time
# Shivers
Ed Sheeran tests positive for Covid-19 the week before his new album release
The singer’s fifth album is due to be released next week.
# tractor boy
Ed Sheeran unveiled as Ipswich Town's new shirt sponsor
The global popstar, who hails from Suffolk, is backing his boyhood club for the 2021/22 season.
# #1 hit
Copyright row over Ed Sheeran's Shape Of You set to cost around £3m in legal fees
A 15-day trial is due to take place in early 2022.
# landmark case
Two touts jailed in UK for reselling millions worth of tickets for likes of Ed Sheeran and Adele
The judge said this “was a case of sustained dishonesty for a number of years”.
# Beyoncé
Beyoncé and Ed Sheeran's latest outfits sparked debate about the different expectations we have for men and women
“This photo is very representative of what we expect from men and women at the top of their game.”
# boyzone
Ed Sheeran randomly makes an appearance in a new Boyzone music video
Very strange.
# Lose yourself
So Eminem proved he didn't know how to take a decent selfie last night
Turns out the ‘self’ bit is really important.
# Nodor
Kristian Nairn who played Hodor in Game of Thrones really didn't like that Ed Sheeran cameo
He disliked it as much as the fans did.
# Ed Sheeran
Ed Sheeran stopped a gig twice because he had to pee
Two words Ed – Ocean Spray.
# From Dublin To VEgas
The Billboard Music Awards streamed part of Ed Sheeran's Dublin gig to the audience to make up for the fact that he wasn't there
Ed’s magical but he can’t be in two places at once.
# Quiz
Quiz: How much do you know about Ed Sheeran?
How much do you know about the ginger megastar?
# Ipswich
Hospital staff member sacked for accessing Ed Sheeran data
The BBC reports that two staff members were disciplined on the same date Sheeran was admitted.
# Ed Sheeran
Ed Sheeran has asked for his song 'Small Bump' not to be used by pro-life groups
He made the statement on Instagram
# not perfect
Aiken blames problems at Ed Sheeran gig on people who arrived late
A number of fans complained about being unable to see or hear the concert properly.
# Ed Sheeran
Ed Sheeran's Phoenix Park gig was VERY loud judging by some people's tweets
Where did he get those speakers from?
# Let's Get It Sheer-on
Ed Sheeran's Dublin gigs kick off tonight - here's what you need to know
It’s Ed time.
# The Sheeran Saturation
Elton John has a pain in the face with the popularity of Ed Sheeran's Shape of You
‘How many times do you want to listen to these things?’
# Cork
Girl injured after falling in quarry on way to Ed Sheeran gig
Separately, a woman fell through a roof while watching the concert.
# going ah-ed
Cork fans gear up for Ed Sheeran concerts this weekend ... and, yes, they're still happening published an article which said that the concerts had been cancelled.
# Fever Pitch
Ed Sheeran's Cork gigs kick off tonight and the entire city has completely lost the run of itself
They’re baking cupcakes, ringing bells and changing radio station names.
# world of celebs
Katy Perry's mam has written a self-help book for parents with 'demonic' kids... it's The Dredge
Your daily dose of celebrity dirt.
# happier
It is not Ed Sheeran's Dolmio Day in his latest music video
A puppet takes Ed Sheeran’s place in the video for ‘Happier’.
# world of celebs
Ed Sheeran is raging over claims he's building railings to keep out the homeless's The Dredge
Your daily dose of celebrity dirt.
# Rousey the Rottweiler
A dog in Co Clare took over an Ed Sheeran sing-song, and we're here for it
Do it, Rousey!
# Classic backtracking
The presenter who called Ed Sheeran 'a boring suck-up' has done a 180, and we're confused
Ah, here.
# world of celebs
Ed Sheeran's in trouble over plans to build a wedding chapel which threatens a rare breed of newts... it's The Dredge
More celebrity durt than you can shake a stick at.
# Cultural brainwashing
The Strokes frontman thinks Ed Sheeran and cultural brainwashing go hand in hand
One Direction got a shout-out too.
# Ed Sheeran
Ed Sheeran sent a rake of pizza to fans who have camped outside venue for two days
That’s how you do it, Ed.
# Ed Sheeran
Ed Sheeran donated a signed guitar in order to help terminally ill 11-year-old
Melody’s parents are trying to raise £50,000.
# Ed Sheeran
Ed Sheeran makes history as he is crowned the world's best-selling recording artist for 2017
He’s hit the record books.
# Ed Sheeran
What Percent Ed Sheeran Are You?
Are you as pleasant and kind as Ed Sheeran? Realistically, the answer’s probably no.
# Ed Sheeran
It looks like Ed Sheeran has his sights set on a career in film
Sheeran shared the news at the Berlin Film Festival.