In an interview with the Morning Mash Up on SiriusXM Hits 1 (Ch. 2), particular visitor Ed Sheeran revealed which tune he carried out at New England Patriots proprietor Robert Kraft’s marriage ceremony to ophthalmologist Dr. Dana Blumberg on October 14.
Along with a duet with Sir Elton John on “Candle within the Wind,” Sheeran sang an acoustic model of his 2017 smash hit “Excellent” for the couple’s first dance.
“‘Excellent’ is the one that everybody at all times needs for his or her first dance, however I’d by no means performed it earlier than,” Sheeran admitted. “That was my first time doing it. So, I’m type of taking a look at them dancing, and I’m like, ‘Ah, that is the primary time I’ve really performed this for the primary dance.’ It’s mad since you would simply assume that I’ve performed it numerous occasions. I simply haven’t.”
Sheeran — who’s embarking on a world tour in February — was certainly one of many celeb company at Kraft and Blumberg’s New York Metropolis marriage ceremony. Along with musical company, soccer execs like Tom Brady, Ty Regulation, Richard Seymour, Randy Moss, Vince Wilfork, Drew Bledsoe and extra had been in attendance, plus Jon Bon Jovi and Kenny Chesney (who didn’t carry out on the occasion however have carried out on the Kraft Group-owned Gillette Stadium).
Sheeran instructed the Morning Mash Up, “I don’t actually play a variety of weddings, as a result of I’m at all times both enjoying a gig on a Saturday or I’m with my household on a Saturday, however [Kraft’s] was on a Friday evening.”
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