Ed Sheeran opens up about new music, his ‘Bad Habits’ and keeping daughter out of the spotlight

Ed Sheeran has blasted the public and paparazzi for making an attempt to sneak pictures of his ten-month previous daughter.

The British singer and his spouse Cherry confirmed the start of their first youngster, Lyra Antarctica Seaborn Sheeran, in September final 12 months.

Watch Ed Sheeran communicate to Sunrise in the video above

During a new interview on Sunrise, the 30-year-old mentioned he wished to verify she grew up out of the spotlight regardless of her dad’s celebrity standing.

“I’ve signed up for this, I’m a public figure, I’m a celebrity, I’m a singer that people want to know about,” he defined.

“But with my daughter, I just hope that people have respect and common decency and don’t sneak iPhone photographs here and there.”

Ed Sheeran has not shared any photos of his daughter.
Ed Sheeran has not shared any pictures of his daughter. Credit: Getty/Instagram

Sheeran went on to disclose {that a} sneaky photographer had managed to “get a picture” of Lyra “really early on,” labelling the scenario “f**king weird.”

“It’s an old man that we don’t know, taking a picture of a baby that he doesn’t know and I just think that needs to be unnormalised.”

“When she was born, we released a statement to the press basically saying ‘please leave her alone don’t try and get pictures and don’t stalk her.”

The interview comes as Sheeran returns to the charts with Bad Habits, the first track from his upcoming album.

The catchy observe is a shift for the star, who mentioned he was sick of being referred to as “the wedding song guy.”

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