Ed Sheeran engaged to Cherry Seaborn

Ed Sheeran engaged to Cherry Seaborn

Ed, 26, and Cherry's relationship blossomed in 2016 when the singer took time away from the spotlight to recuperate after years of touring.

Ed Sheeran has taken to Instagram to share the happy news that he is engaged to Cherry Seaborn.

The singer was recently forced to deny the pair had already become engaged after Russell Crowe referred to Cherry as Ed's "fiancee".

He captioned the snap: "Got myself a fiancé just before new year. We are very happy and in love, and our cats are chuffed as well xx", Ed Sheeran wrote.

Massive congratulations to the pair.

"I couldn't cut my food, wash, open doors, like I was really, really dependent on Cherry for like the whole thing.for at least a month", he said. The "Shape of You" singer, made a stop in NY and was able to see Seaborn since she worked on Wall Street.

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Sheeran and Seaborn were friends when the two attended school in Suffolk, England.

"I went on tour again, and then I went to Taylor's 4th of July party".

Sheeran's 2017 uber hit, "Perfect", was about Seaborn.

As he continued his tour, he stopped by his bestie, Taylor Swift's 4th of July Party in Rhode Island.

We couldn't be happier for this incredible couple, and we can't wait to see them walk down the aisle! "Mostly, like, substance abuse". "I've never had that".

During an interview with the Sunday Times magazine a year ago he also sang Seaborn's praises, saying: "It's awesome meeting famous people".