The single dropped at midnight
Earlier this week, Sheeran shared the details of a new collaborative record due for release this July. ‘No.6 Collaborations Project’, a follow-up to his 2011 ‘No.5 Collaborations Project’, includes Sheeran’s recent single ‘I Don’t Care’ with Justin Bieber.
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From midnight (May 24) fans were able to hear Sheeran, Chance The Rapper and PnB Rock’s new song ‘Cross Me’ as well as secure pre-orders of the new album. ‘No.6 Collaborations Project’ is released on July 12 via Asylum/Atlantic Records.
Now, Sheeran has released a new lyric video for the collaboration with Chance The Rapper which you can watch here:
The 15-song tracklist for the collaboration has been revealed, however the remaining guest spots are yet to be announced.
Sheeran said: “Before I was signed in 2011, I made an EP called No.5 Collaborations Project. Since then, I’ve always wanted to do another, so I started No.6 on my laptop when I was on tour last year.
“I’m a huge fan of all the artists I’ve collaborated with and it’s been a lot of fun to make.”
The musician’s recent collaboration with Justin Bieber went straight ton Number 1 in the UK when it was released on May 1o.
Sheeran’s 2019 world tour is set to hit Europe next month, eventually ending in August with six outdoor UK dates: two in Leeds’ Roundhay Park, and four at Ipswich’s Chantry Park.