If Meghan Markle and Prince Harry need a singer for their next wedding, Ed Sheeran meets a guy … himself!
After the Grammy winner received an MBE, which means he is a member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire in recognizing his services to music and charity, on Thursday, he told reporters that The royal couple has not been in touch about serenades for their first dance as husband and wife.
But if they ask, Sheeran is down for the concert.
"Yes, why not?" He said.
After all, the 26-year-old has some experience as a wedding singer: in 2015, he crashed at the wedding in Sydney of Kya and Matt Debono and made his romantic hit "Thinking Out Loud" for his first dance
] Prince Charles awarded the honor of MBE to Sheeran on behalf of his mother, Queen Elizabeth. Because he was not named "Sir" (or knight), the ceremony did not involve the traditional touch of the sword on his shoulder.
After the ceremony, Sheeran revealed that his grandfather was a fan of the monarchy and thought he would be proud that his grandson had received such an honor.
"You know what I love, my grandfather was a massive monarchist, he had all the commemorative plates and those things, and he died on this day four years ago, so it's actually quite a good circle, I guess he would be very proud, "he told reporters.
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The wedding of Harry and Meghan will be in May in the Chapel of St. George at Windsor Castle. The Kensington Palace spokesman said the newlyweds are "extremely grateful after the warm public response" to their commitment.
"Windsor is a very special place for Prince Harry, and he and Mrs. Markle have regularly spent time there over the past year," the spokesman said. "They are delighted that the beautiful grounds of Windsor Castle are where their lives begin as a couple."