English singer-songwriter, Ed Sheeran is all set to release his third studio album called "÷" (which can either be pronounced as "Divide" or "Division"). On 12th December, 2016 the singer Ed Sheeran changed his profile picture to a light blue in all his social networking accounts, that implies the release of his new album. On the very next day, Ed Sheeran confirmed this NEWS through posting a picture on his Instagram account saying as:
On the very first day of 2017, Ed Sheeran confirmed that his first single will be releasing next friday (this was shown in the video that he posted on Twitter) i.e. his first single will be releasing on 06th January, 2017. And soon on 02nd January, 2017 the singer again posted a video that gave a glimpse of his forthcoming album, he tweeted as:
6th January 5am GMT | midnight ET x pic.twitter.com/azkW2x2OBE— Ed Sheeran (@edsheeran) January 2, 2017
Two singles from Ed Sheeran's album ÷ (Divide) were released on 06th january as scheduled. The full tracklist of the album was soon released too. The music rights of the album are acquired by Asylum Records and it is slated to release somewhere in the second half of this year.