9. “Small Bump” is a true story.
Sheeran wrote about his friends losing a child. “I wrote it from their perspective. It was my perspective looking on them to begin with. It’s quite a touchy subject, so I wrote it from the perspective of actually being the parent.”
15. He’s got a Nando’s black card.
“I’ve got one, yeah. It’s sick. I got it a couple of months ago and I’ve been rinsing it. I always go for medium, though. I like to enjoy my food rather than just challenging myself. I mean I can handle it, but I can’t handle the next day, when, er, you know, it resurfaces.”
18. He’s got some controversial opinions on Game of Thrones.
On who will win the Iron Throne: “I think everyone thinks that Daenerys Targaryan’s gonna take it, and I think she’s a bit too kind. I think Joffrey’s gonna keep it cuz he’s just a nasty piece of work.”
19. There is a second duet with Taylor Swift.
“We did three songs, and recorded two, and one went on her album, which is the next single.But we’ll see what happens with the other one, there’s no specific plan so far, it’s just chilling on my iTunes right now. It’s on my phone.”