Even with more than 31 million followers on Instagram, Ed Sheeran has been distant from social media for a few years now. He has also not been touring and promoting his music. The man also tends to log off often, as announced in December 2019. Thus, it comes much as a surprise to his fans as he unexpectedly shares about starting a new life. Yes, Ed Sheeran becomes a dad to a baby girl, and here is all you need to know!
Singer Ed Sheeran becomes a dad
Last year, the multi-talented musician announced that he was going to take a breather to travel, read, and write. He had also announced that he would be off social media until he finds the right time to get back. Well, his fans are happy that the time has come, and Ed shared the sweetest possible thing on Instagram.
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Ello! A quick message from me as I have some personal news that I wanted to share with you… Last week, with the help of an amazing delivery team, Cherry gave birth to our beautiful and healthy daughter – Lyra Antarctica Seaborn Sheeran. We are completely in love with her. Both mum and baby are doing amazing and we are on cloud nine over here. We hope that you can respect our privacy at this time. Lots of love and I’ll see you when it’s time to come back, Ed x
On September 1, Ed Sheeran shared that he and wife Cherry Seaborn are expecting their first child. Sheeran said that he and Cherry now have a daughter and plan to name her Lyra Antarctica Seaborn Sheeran. He posted a cute photograph of a tiny baby sock along with a big one.
The post started by saying that he had quick and personal news to share with his fans. In the previous week, his wife gave birth to their healthy and beautiful daughter. Ed then wrote the name and said that he is in love with her.
Sheeran also shared that the baby and mommy are going fine and that they are on cloud nine. He also said that everyone should respect their privacy. Lastly, he sent love and said that he would get back soon.
The new parents had tied the knot in January 2019, as revealed in his “Put It All on Me” video. They were childhood crushes who secretly “made out at the castle on the hill.” The couple reconnected during mid-2010 and are now proud parents to a baby girl – what a fairy-tale!