Definitely a contender for worst beard of 2018.
The performance TV show has given us such viral hits as Tom Holland committing 100% of his talents to a cover of Rihanna’s ‘Umbrella’.
Now, XCX is donning cargo shorts to cover Sheeran’s 2017 hit ‘Shape Of You’ with some very un-Sheeran like dance moves. Responding to the performance, Boy George jokes, “I’ve never seen Ed do those sorts of moves. Now I’m going to feel cheated when I see him”.
Watch the preview for Charli XCX’s debut as an Ed Sheeran stand-in below.
If you want to catch the singer performing her own material, it’s been announced that Charli XCX will perform in the UK this June as a support act on Taylor Swift’s ‘reputation’ tour. Camila Cabello will also appear on the dates.
Earlier this month, Charli XCX shared a playlist to celebrate Women’s History Month. It featured women she has “worked with, written with, collaborated with, and is inspired by” – with the likes of Dua Lipa, Sigrid, Cardi B, Sophie, MØ and more being included.