Tag: Ed Sheeran

Friday 12pm ET: Feature Artist – Ed Sheeran

Edward Christopher Sheeran, MBE (February 17, 1991) is an English singer, songwriter, record producer, and actor. In early 2011, Sheeran independently released the extended play, No. 5 Collaborations Project. After signing with Asylum Records, his debut album, + (pronounced “plus”), was released in September 2011 and topped the UK Albums Chart. It contained his first hit single “The A Team”. In 2012, Sheeran won the Brit Awards for Best British Male Solo Artist and British Breakthrough Act.

Sheeran’s second studio album, x (pronounced “multiply”), was released in June 2014. It was named the second-best-selling album worldwide of 2015. In the same year, x won Album of the Year at the 2015 Brit Awards, and he received the Ivor Novello Award for Songwriter of the Year from the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors. A single from x, “Thinking Out Loud”, earned him the 2016 Grammy Awards for Song of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance. Sheeran’s third album, ÷ (pronounced “divide”), was released in March 2017, and was the best-selling album worldwide of 2017. The first two singles from the album, “Shape of You” and “Castle on the Hill”, broke records in a number of countries by debuting in the top two positions of the charts. He also became the first artist to have two songs debut in the US top 10 in the same week. By March 2017, Sheeran had accumulated ten top 10 singles from ÷ on the UK Singles Chart, breaking the record for most top 10 UK singles from one album. His fourth single from ÷, “Perfect”, reached number one in the US, Australia and the UK, where it became the Christmas number one in 2017. Released in 2019, his fourth studio album No.6 Collaborations Project debuted at number one in most major markets, and spawned three UK number one singles, “I Don’t Care”, “Beautiful People” and “Take Me Back to London”.

Sheeran has sold more than 150 million records worldwide, making him one of the world’s best-selling music artists. Two of his albums are in the list of the best-selling albums in UK chart history: x at number 20, and ÷ at number 34. In December 2019, the Official Charts Company named him artist of the decade, with the most combined success in the UK album and singles charts in the 2010s. Globally, Spotify named him the second most streamed artist of the decade. Beginning in March 2017, his ÷ Tour became the highest-grossing of all time in August 2019. An alumnus of the National Youth Theatre in London, as an actor Sheeran has portrayed a recurring role on The Bastard Executioner, and in 2019, he appeared in the film Yesterday.

Monday 8pm: RadioMax Special – Ed Sheeran

Ed Sheeran talks about his latest release –

No.6 Collaborations Project is the fourth studio album by English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran. It was released on July 12, 2019 by Asylum Records and Atlantic Records. The album is a follow-up to Sheeran’s 2011 EP No. 5 Collaborations Project, and includes a range of guest appearances from artists such as Justin Bieber, Camila Cabello, Travis Scott, Eminem, 50 Cent, Cardi B, Paulo Londra, Young Thug and Bruno Mars, among others, alongside British rappers Stormzy, J Hus and Dave. It was preceded by the singles “I Don’t Care” with Bieber, “Cross Me” featuring Chance the Rapper and PnB Rock, “Beautiful People” featuring Khalid, “Best Part of Me” featuring Yebba, “Blow” with Chris Stapleton and Mars, and “Antisocial” with Scott. The album debuted atop the UK Albums Chart and US Billboard 200.

 

Thursday 6pm: Across The Tracks: Featuring – One (Part 5)

This installment of Across The Tracks feature tune with “ONE” in the title.  We’ll feature music from Joe Walsh, War, Cher, Nelson, Stevie Nicks, Monroe, Santana, Ed Sheeran, Black Keys, Midnight Oil, Shirelles and much more across the tracks and genres.  

Thursday 6pm: Across The Tracks

In this installment of Across The Tracks we feature tunes with “Cold” in the title.

Thursday 6pm: The Chain with Ron Kovacs

We scoured the library and chained 4 hours of music starting at 6pm on RadioMaxMusic.

Wednesday 10pm: Feature LP: Ed Sheeran – No.6 Collaborations Project (2019)

No.6 Collaborations Project is the fourth studio album by English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran. It was released on July 12, 2019 by Asylum Records and Atlantic Records. The album is a follow-up to Sheeran’s 2011 EP No. 5 Collaborations Project, and includes a range of guest appearances from artists such as Justin Bieber, Camila Cabello, Travis Scott, Eminem, 50 Cent, Cardi B, Paulo Londra, Young Thug and Bruno Mars, among others, alongside British rappers Stormzy, J Hus and Dave. It was preceded by the singles “I Don’t Care” with Bieber, “Cross Me” featuring Chance the Rapper and PnB Rock, “Beautiful People” featuring Khalid, “Best Part of Me” featuring Yebba, “Blow” with Chris Stapleton and Mars, and “Antisocial” with Scott.

1. “Beautiful People” (featuring Khalid) 3:17
2. “South of the Border” (featuring Camila Cabello and Cardi B) 3:24
3. “Cross Me” (featuring Chance the Rapper and PnB Rock) 3:26
4. “Take Me Back to London” (featuring Stormzy) 3:09
5. “Best Part of Me” (featuring Yebba) 4:03
6. “I Don’t Care” (with Justin Bieber) 3:39
7. “Antisocial” (featuring Travis Scott) 2:41
8. “Remember the Name” (featuring Eminem and 50 Cent) 3:27
9. “Feels” (featuring Young Thug and J Hus) 2:30
10. “Put It All on Me” (featuring Ella Mai) 3:17
11. “Nothing on You” (featuring Paulo Londra and Dave) 3:20
12. “I Don’t Want Your Money” (featuring H.E.R.) 3:24
13. “1000 Nights” (featuring Meek Mill and A Boogie wit da Hoodie) 3:32
14. “Way to Break My Heart” (featuring Skrillex) 3:10
15. “Blow” (with Bruno Mars and Chris Stapleton) 3:29

Tuesday 6pm: Tuesday Night MaxMusic Mix with Dan Varroney

The Tuesday Night Maximum Music Mix. We’re celebrating birthdays tonight: Patty Smyth & Chris Isaak! Great music from: Thomas Rhett Feat. Maren Morris, Ed Sheeran, Alarm, Katy Perry, Jack Blanchard and Misty Morgan, Lorde, Bruno Mars, Chainsmokers, Isley Brothers & Santana, Dan & Shay, Kelly Clarkson, Electric Light Orchestra, Spinners, Starship, Jigsaw, Beatles, CCR, & Simple Minds. Thanks for all requests! Robert J. Breitenbach and his wife Deb,Jane Beyer and her husband Ken, Patricia Donche Nelson, Bill Card, Bob Watson, Judy Beebe Zoeller, Heather Cassidy, Kathleen McCarten-Bricketto, Christina Whirl, Tim Singstock, Beth Gano Cattunar, Ian T. Lovejoy, Susan Twomey Collins, Paul M. Sebula, Jeanne Donnelly Weaver, Ted Kirkpatrick, Beth Leary Hegedus, Jay Bookie, & Patrick Hurd. Plus, another special dedication to my beautiful Princess Jeanine Dunn Varroney. We’ll be talking soon!