Popular pop star Ed Sheeran (31 years old) is best known for being the man behind hit songs like “Bad Habits”, “Shape of You” and “Perfection”. Music entrepreneur and YouTube star Jamal Edwards helped kick-start Sheeran’s career, becoming close friends with the artist.
Edwards was the founder of SBTV, a music platform that helped Sheeran become famous, among others.
recently gone bort. Edwards He was only 31 years old and died of a heart attack. writes in Swedish express.
Last week, Sheeran posted a tribute to his late friend on Instagram. There he shared an old photo of the two of them and attached a longer text below, in which he thanked Edwards for being where he is now.
“I haven’t posted anything because I can’t find the words, and I can’t answer because I don’t know what to say.”
This is how the post begins.
My brother’s beauty. His light shone brightly. He only used it to shine a light on others and didn’t ask for anything in return. Starlight shines for millions of years after his death, his will continues to shine in every dark moment, we are all witnesses to his power. I wouldn’t be here without him, professionally and personally. There will never be anyone close to who he is, but I am so grateful to be in his way.
This is the first time Sheeran has spoken about her friend’s death.
Expressen writes that the “Shape of You” singer and his wife Cherry Seaborn attended a memorial service in London for the late Jamal Edwards last week.
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