Ed Sheeran has officially revealed the tracklist for his upcoming fourth studio album, No. 6 Collaborations Project, which will feature collaborations with 22 famous artists.
The announcement was made on Instagram and Twitter on Tuesday with a picture showing all the song titles and the featuring singers, rappers and producers.
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Thanks to all the amazing artists I’ve worked with on this record for sharing your talent with me. No.6 Collaborations Project comes out on July 12, hope you like it as much as I do @travisscott @thegr8khalid @camila_cabello @iamcardib @chancetherapper @pnbrock @stormzy @yebbasmith @justinbieber @eminem @50cent @thuggerthugger1 @theuglygram @ellamai @paulolondra @santandave @hermusicofficial @meekmill @artisthbtl @skrillex @brunomars @chrisstapleton
Eminem, 50 Cent, Bruno Mars, Camila Cabello, Meek Mill, Travis Scott, Cardi B and Skrillex are some of the big names on the list.
Two of the songs, I Don’t Care featuring Justin Bieber and Cross Me featuring Chance the Rapper, have already been released as singles and currently figure among the top positions of many international charts.
In a statement, Ed Sheeran said: “I’m a huge fan of all of the artists I worked with on the album. Whether I’ve been following them since the beginning of their careers or had their albums on repeat, they’re artists that inspire me and all bring something special to each track. Can’t wait for you to hear it!”
News about the singer and songwriter’s new work were first released back in May when he explained to his fans that he had been wanting to make a brand new collaborations LP for quite a while.
He 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.”
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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. No.6 Collaborations Project will be out everywhere on 12 July. It’s available to pre-order from midnight tonight local time and my song with @chancetherapper and @pnbrock will be out everywhere at the same time x
Ed Sheeran’s latest album, Divide, was released in 2017 and became the biggest selling album of that year worldwide. On the personal front, The English artist, who is also on track to become a billionaire by the young age of 30, married his childhood sweetheart Cherry Seaborn in a top secret Christmas wedding last year.
Ed Sheeran’s No. 6 Collaborations Project is set to release on the 12th of July and is already available for pre-order via Atlantic Records.