Ed Sheeran, who in 2016, a year off, took, compared himself in that period, with colleagues such as Harry Styles and Justin Bieber. The singer found herself overweight and was insecure about his appearance.
That explains the 26-year-old singer in a podcast of his colleague George Ezra.
Especially at the beginning of his career, the Briton is pressure to how he looked. Sheeran had the feeling that he was under a magnifying glass was, and that he is to one or the other standard had to comply with.
“I went to me mirror to guys like Justin Bieber and Harry Styles,” he explains. “They are very photogenic and have sixpacks. I thought that was necessary in order to have success.”
“Before I was famous, I could me not care so much,” says Sheeran. “I had a beer gut, wore worn-out clothes, and hit still to have a shower.” But this changed so when he successfully got.
The singer followed a few crashdiëten and fell indeed, but he has now stopped with the diet.
“I don’t think there is anyone that my plates not bought because I thick it would be,” he says now. Sheeran eats and drinks what he wants, but sports on the other hand more than in the past. “That works for me much better than all those diets.”