You don’t wake up one day and find yourself a global pop music megastar. It needs a tenacious attitude to keep digging and to recognize that your time has come. Ed Sheeran exemplifies this, and it’s no surprise that his current album ÷ debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 for the fifth time. After appearances on Saturday Night Live and the Howard Stern Show, he hasn’t rested on his laurels, with anything from a holiday song with Elton John to a Pokémon Go collaboration in the works.
Now, on Saturday, December 5th at 3 p.m., he’ll broadcast the “Equals Live Experience” to the rest of the globe through a livestream from London’s Alexandra Palace. ET. It’s a 90-minute intimate set available on Amazon Music’s app, Twitch, and Prime Video channels. “I’m excited to celebrate the release of ÷ with this unique show and with my fans from all across the world,” Sheeran said in a statement. “I’ll also be debuting a bunch of new music on the night!” “I’ll see you on the 5th.”
Amazon Music promises a “stunning visual performance” in which Sheeran is slated to play songs from his early catalog in a chronological setlist that leads up to =.