Hitmakers: Hitmaker extraordinaire Amy Wadge on co-writing Ed Sheeran's megahit Thinking Out Loud

Mark Sutherland

I went to see Ed for the weekend to see my friend and to listen to his new album [2014’s X] and, at one point, he went and had a shower. I picked up a guitar and started singing the first two lines of what is now Thinking Out Loud.

I heard his voice saying, ‘What’s that?’ and I said, ‘I don’t know’ and he started singing, ‘Take me into your loving arms…’.

We went out for dinner with his ...

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