The perfect storm: Ed Sheeran, Stuart Camp, Ben Cook and Guy Moot give the definitive inside story of ÷

Mark Sutherland

Say it loud and proud: it’s been a great year for the music business. But however sensational 2017 was for you and yours, you can bet it wasn’t as downright amazing as the annus mirabilis Ed Sheeran has just enjoyed.

The bare facts of his achievements are remarkable enough. The biggest/fastest-selling UK album of the year. Sixteen weeks and counting at No.1 in the Singles Chart and 18 (and also counting) at No.1 on the albums chart.

The first (and ...

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