Connect with us

Hollywood

Ed Sheeran Debunks Retirement Rumors After Announcing 18-Month Hiatus

mm

Published

on

During the last stop of his ‘Divide Tour’, the British superstar compares his 18-month hiatus to ‘breaking up with a girlfriend that you’ve been with for years.’

No, Ed Sheeran is not retiring from music. He’s just taking a long break from performing to focus on making music. The British singer recently debunked rumors that he’s going to retire from music after announcing at the last stop of his “Divide Tour” that he would be going on am 18-month hiatus.

Breaking the news to the crowd at his Ipswich, England show earlier this week, Ed reflected on his two-year long tour. “There is something very bittersweet about it. I love that you guys are here and we are ending it in Ipswich. This is my last gig for probably 18 months,” he said. “It’s been a wild one. I was told before I came on that now at the end of this tour I’ve played to nine million people around the world. It is the biggest tour ever.”

Ed went on admitting that making the decision to go on a hiatus was not an easy one. “It’s been an emotional day for a lot of people backstage. It kind of feels like, in a weird way, that you’re breaking up with a girlfriend that you’ve been with for years. It sounds odd but it has been a long tour,” he continued.

Even though Ed had made it clear that he would only be taking a break for a little over than a year, a lot of reports suggested that he’s going to retire to focus on his personal life. This, obviously, made his fans heartbroken. “Ed Sheeran retiring to play house. It’s a sad day for music,” one wrote. “Ed Sheeran retiring from music to dedicate his time to his wife and marriage is the cutest yet most heartbreaking thing ever,” another comment read.

Ed Sheeran shut down retirement rumors.

Before the rumors spread even wider, Ed took to Instagram Stories to debunk the report. Slamming the media for blowing things out of proportion, the “Shape of You” singer wrote, “I’m not bloody retiring either, press are being over dramatic. I’m having 18 months off to make another album and hang out with my cats.”

Continue Reading
Comments
Singer3 weeks ago

Justin Bieber: ‘Marriage has saved me from myself’ – Music News

Singer3 weeks ago

Taylor Swift doesn’t care about political critics – Music News

Facts3 weeks ago

How To Sleep Soundly At Night: Tips And Tricks

Celebrities News3 weeks ago

Gigi Hadid & Tyler Cameron Keeping Their Romance ‘Low Key’ – Hollywood Life

Hollywood3 weeks ago

Ed Sheeran Debunks Retirement Rumors After Announcing 18-Month Hiatus

Hollywood4 weeks ago

Jennifer Lopez Made Constance Wu Bleed While Filming ‘Hustlers’ Fight Scene

Hollywood4 weeks ago

Taylor Swift Reigns Over Beyonce as 2019 Highest-Paid Women in Music

Celebrities News1 month ago

Having Another Baby Before Getting Married – Hollywood Life

Biography1 month ago

Antony and Cleopatra’s Legendary Love Story

Singer1 month ago

French Montana thinks he and Drake are like ‘brothers in a past life’ – Music News

Hollywood1 month ago

Nicki Minaj Confirms She and BF Kenneth Petty Will Tie the Knot Soon

Hollywood1 month ago

Why Disney Won’t Acknowledge ‘The Lion King’ Remake as the Top Grossing Animated Film Ever

Singer1 month ago

Taylor Swift and Rita Ora defend Bebe Rexha over claims she’s ‘too old to be sexy’ – Music News

Biography1 month ago

How The Beatles Got Together and Became the Best-Selling Band of All Time

Biography1 month ago

Inside Serena Williams and Meghan Markle’s Long Friendship

Celebrities News1 month ago

Kendall Jenner Rocks Green Mini Dress With Khloe & Skips Kylie’s B’Day – Hollywood Life

Hollywood2 months ago

Nicki Minaj’s Friends Hope She’s ‘Smart’ Enough to Sign Prenup Before Marrying Kenneth Petty

Celebrities News2 months ago

Rihanna Wears Bantu Knots And A Feathered Dress For Crop Over 2019

Singer2 months ago

Beyonce’s Vogue portrait added to the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery – Music News

Hollywood2 months ago

Ariana Grande Euphoric Over Surprise Duet With Barbra Streisand

Join Us On Facebook

Trending Posts

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This