Crooner Ed Sheeran has been the soundtrack to many love stories over the years. Now, he is sharing a love story of his own. The 26-year-old Grammy award-winning singer announced his engagement to childhood friend Cherry Seaborn as most people do today via Instagram.
Got myself a fiancé just before new year. We are very happy and in love, and our cats are chuffed as well xx
According to the Associated Press, Seaborn was the inspiration for Sheeran’s hit song “Perfect.” The two were school friends when Sheeran was growing up in Suffolk England and later reconnected. Mazel Tov to the happy couple! There are sure to be many new amazing songs inspired by their love.
Watch: Ed Sheran-“Perfect”