"Thinking Out Loud" is a song from the English singer Ed Sheeran.
It was produced by an old collaborator of the artist, Jake Gosling and it was written by the singer himself in collaboration with Amy Wadge.
He has described the song as a "romantic ballad" and as a "walking down the aisle song".
The single was released for digital download on August 14, 2014 and it is expected to be released on a 7" vinyl, on the Record Store Day Black Friday 2014. The vinyl single will feature the song "Thinking Out Loud" and the song "I'm A Mess (Live from Lightship 95)".
It was released on June 18, 2014 as an "instant grat", through iTunes Store.
It stands as the promotional single from the artist's second album, "x", which was released in the same year.
"Thinking Out Loud" is part of two labels: Asylum Records and Atlantic Records.
It runs a relatively long duration of 4:40 minutes. The free Thinking Out Loud piano sheets are amazing. Try them now.
The single has enjoyed positive feedback from the music critics, whom stated that it ended the album in a "likable note".
The music video for the single was released on October 8, 2014 and it features the singer alongside his ballroom partner, Brittany Cherry, as they dance.
Nappytabs assured the choreography on the video, while Paul Karmiryan assured the training.
The music video for the song was a success and it reached 2 million views on YouTube, after only sixteen hours after its launching.
Ed Sheeran performed "Thinking Out Loud" live on the talent show "The X Factor UK", on October 26, 2014 and at the MTV Europe Music Awards, on November 9, the same year.
The single was certified platinum in the United Kingdom, after selling over 600 000 copies, double platinum in Australia, with sales of 140 000 copies, and platinum in Sweden and New Zealand.
"Thinking Out Loud" topped the UK Singles chart, as well as in Australia, Ireland, New Zealand and Scotland. It was also present in the charts from France, Canada, Germany, Belgium, Spain, Netherlands, Sweden, Denmark and many others.
The single proved to be another great success from Ed Sheeran, and a proof of his talent and quality work. It is a contemporary hit, which has reached the charts worldwide. It sold millions of copies and gained traction with the public, and the music critics' appreciation as well.
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