ED SHEERAN

÷ (divide)

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SKU: 332452 Product ID: 851448

 

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    Continuing to make history this week with his TWO record-breaking comeback singles - "Shape Of You" and "Castle On The Hill" – worldwide superstar Ed Sheeran has confirmed details of his hugely anticipated new album '÷' (pronounced "divide"), set for release through Asylum/Atlantic Records!

    Moreover, Ed has broken yet another streaming record this week - "Shape Of You" makes Spotify history again, breaking the record for 'one day' streams accumulating 7,940,950, which knocks Adele's "Hello" off of the top spot!

    Ed commented – "First off, what a week! The reaction to my new singles has been absolutely mind-blowing and I can't thank you enough. My new album '÷' holds a very special place in my heart and I really believe this is my best work to date. I've been eager to get back and I couldn't be more excited for March 3rd."

    '÷' - Ed's third studio album – is on course to become one of the most significant global album releases of 2017 and sees the 25-year-old Suffolk native in his finest form yet. The genre-defying LP is the result of an artist who consistently pushes himself in new directions, uncovering fresh musical ground using a seemingly limitless musical vocabulary. Drawing inspiration from a host of personal experiences and subjects, Ed takes you through a hugely personal journey; be that reflecting on past relationships, family memories, his musical career or his time off travelling the world in 2016.

    Musically '÷' is an array of beautifully orchestrated and emotive ballads, impassioned raps laid over hip hop beats, timeless acoustic guitar masterpieces and innovative, idiosyncratic pop music. Unveiled last Friday, Ed's record-breaking dual comeback singles perfectly highlight one of the distinct divides in his musical spectrum with "Castle On The Hill" (an ode to his hometown of Framlingham, Suffolk) positioning itself towards a stadium-ready, rockier sound and "Shape Of You" dismantling and rebuilding modern-pop using little more than a loop pedal.

    '÷' will reveal everything in-between whilst showcasing Ed's impeccable guitar playing, peerless lyricism, boundless musical palate and jarringly-honest, and often autobiographical, storytelling – some of the reasons this much-loved talent has built an undeniably loyal following across the globe.

    Executively produced by Benny Blanco (Rihanna, The Weeknd) and Ed himself with further production coming from Johnny McDaid, Mike Elizondo and Steve Mac, the album was recorded between LA, London, Suffolk and RMS Queen Mary 2. Hugely representative of modern times, both sonically and topically, '÷' reaffirms Ed as one of the world's most forward-thinking and versatile troubadours. Furthermore, Ed created the album artwork concept, even painting the cover himself!

    '÷' follows Ed's previous record-breaking, multimillion-selling albums 'x' (pronounced "multiply" from 2014) and '+' (pronounced "plus" from 2011). Spawning Ed's first-ever Ivor Novello win in 2011 with "The A Team" winning 'Best Song Musically and Lyrically,' '+' has now sold over 9 million albums worldwide and is 9 x platinum in the UK alone. His follow-up multi award-winning album 'x' has gone onto become one of the most significant and record-breaking albums of this millennium. 2014's biggest AND fastest-selling album in the UK, it was officially named one of the biggest-selling albums of all time by the Official Chart Company last year: it has received over 3.5 BILLION streams to date.

Details

    Primary Format - Music - CD

    Artist - ED SHEERAN

    Label - Asylum / Atlantic / Warner

    Music Genre - Rock/Pop

    Music Genre Primary - Pop & Rock

Track Listing

CD

  1. Eraser
  2. Castle On The Hill
  3. Dive
  4. Shape Of You
  5. Perfect
  6. Galway Girl
  7. Happier
  8. New Man
  9. Hearts Don't Break Around Here
  10. What Do I Know?
  11. How Would You Feel (Paean)
  12. Supermarket Flowers

Reviews

Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great Music I bought this for my husband as a surprise and he loved most of the songs on it.
Date published: 2017-03-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from ÷ Creat listening just like all of eds other music love plating it on way home from work. I even repeat some songs to my partners discuss
Date published: 2017-11-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great songs bought this for my mum for christmas and she loved it. i also don't mind listening to ed sheeran and some great songs are on there.
Date published: 2017-12-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Gift Wonderful compilation of all the great songs, I already have it, Purchased for a Gift
Date published: 2019-01-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from good album Easy to listen to album. Only 1 song i would skip over
Date published: 2017-03-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it! I'm Really enjoying Ed Sheeran's new album 'divide'
Date published: 2017-03-24
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A jem This album is packed with songs that you will love.
Date published: 2017-12-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wonderful music! I bought this album recently and I am so happy I did; the tunes/musicality are great and it is fantastic value for money as this will be treasured for a long time to come. I happily recommend to others.
Date published: 2018-06-03
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