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Ed Sheeran releases two new songs

Ed Sheeran has released two, very different singles off his upcoming third album.

The Thinking Out Loud singer teased his latest project on Twitter after a one year absence last month.

In a nine second video, Ed held up a piece of paper which read: "New music coming Friday!!"

Ed had teased new music in December, when he shared a cryptic tweet featuring a pale blue square.

The singer had also changed his profile picture to the blue box, and his fans were quick to reply to share their delight at his return.

Some fans immediately assumed the blue box was a clue about Ed's next album, which would be a follow up to his 2014 smash hit X.

Here's Shape of You:

 

And he's also released Castle on the Hill about his time growing up in Suffolk:

 

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