The a team was the first hugely successful solo lead single by ed sheeran, released on june 12, 2011. Ed sheeran licensed to youtube by wmg (on behalf of east west records uk ltd) warner chappell, cmrra, ubem, sony atv publishing, solar music rights management, and 7 music rights societies.
The a team is the debut solo single by english singer-songwriter ed sheeran it was released as a digital download in the united kingdom on 12 june 2011, serving as the lead single from his debut album, + (2011) the a team is a folk ballad with lyrics that speak of a prostitute addicted to crack cocaine, a class a drug it was written after sheeran visited a homeless shelter and heard some of the stories of the lives people had been living. White lips, pale face breathing in snowflakes burnt lungs, sour taste light's gone, day's end struggling to pay rent long nights, strange men and they say she's in the class a team.
The song is great, ed sheeran is a fantastic songwriter i think the chorus is a little messy though in terms of the guitar accompaniment but it is what it is and it's great. Ed sheeran, soundtrack: the hobbit: the desolation of smaug ed sheeran was born on february 17, 1991 in yorkshire, england as edward christopher sheeran.
The a team songfacts explains the song is a true story and was written by sheeran after meeting a homeless prostitute called angel, whilst volunteering at a crisis homeless shelter the song became the highest selling debut single on the uk singles charts in the first half of 2011. Song information for the a team - ed sheeran on allmusic.
Lyrics to 'a team' by ed sheeran: it's too cold outside for angels to fly angels to fly / loose change, bank notes weary-eyed, dry ed sheeran - a team lyrics | metrolyrics please click here if you are not redirected within a few seconds. Capo 2 tutorial video: / chords: g: 3x0033 a7sus4: x02033 g/f#: 2x0033 cadd9: x32033 c: x32013 g: 320003 d/f#: 20023x.
Ed sheeran licensed to youtube by wmg (on behalf of east west records uk ltd) ubem, sony atv publishing, cmrra, solar music rights management, warner chappell, and 7 music rights societies.
The a team is the debut solo single by english singer-songwriter ed sheeran it was released as a digital download in the united kingdom on 12 june 2011, serving as the lead single from his debut album, + (2011.