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The Best Ed Sheeran Albums, Ranked  

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We're ranking the best Ed Sheeran albums of all time. One of the most popular singers in the world, Ed Sheeran's discography has earned him four Grammy Awards. All three of his studio albums, have hit number one on Billboard charts and are some of the best-selling albums ever. What is the greatest Ed Sheeran album ever?

From his debut album + (plus) to his 2017 album ÷ (divide), this list of Ed Sheeran albums also includes x (multiply).

Vote up the best Ed Sheeran albums, and vote down the ones that were disappointing.

x is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Ed Sheeran Albums, Ranked
Photo: Atlantic
1

1. One
2. I'm a Mess
3. Sing
4. Don't
5. Nina
6. Photograph
7. Bloodstream
8. Tenerife Sea
9. Runaway
10. The Man
11. Thinking Out Loud
12. Afire Love

Metacritic score: 67/100

Release Date: 2014

+ is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Ed Sheeran Albums, Ranked
Photo: Asylum, Atlantic
2

Standard edition
1. The A Team
2. Drunk
3. U.N.I.
4. Grade 8
5. Wake Me Up
6. Small Bump
7. This
8. The City
9. Lego House
10. You Need Me, I Don't Need You
11. Kiss Me
12. Give Me Love
13. Autumn Leaves
14. Little Bird
15. Gold Rush
16. Sunburn

Metacritic score: 67/100

Release Date: 2011

÷ is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Ed Sheeran Albums, Ranked
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3

Standard edition
1. Eraser
2. Castle on the Hill
3. Dive
4. Shape of You
5. Perfect
6. Galway Girl
7. Happier
8. New Man
9. Hearts Don't Break Around Here
10. What Do I Know?
11. How Would You Feel (Paean)
12. Supermarket Flowers
13. Barcelona
14. Bibia Be Ye Ye
15. Nancy Mulligan
16. Save Myself

Pitchfork score: 2.8

Release Date: 2017

No.6 Collaborations Project is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Ed Sheeran Albums, Ranked
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1. Beautiful People (feat. Khalid)   
2. South of the Border (feat. Camila Cabello and Cardi B) 
3. Cross Me (feat. Chance the Rapper and PnB Rock) 
4. Take Me Back to London (feat. Stormzy)   
5. Best Part of Me (feat. Yebba) 
6. I Don't Care (with Justin Bieber)  
7. Antisocial (with Travis Scott) 
8. Remember the Name (feat. Eminem and 50 Cent)   
9. Feels (feat. Young Thug and J Hus)
10. Put It All on Me (featuring Ella Mai) 
11. Nothing on You (feat. Paulo Londra and Dave) 
12. I Don't Want Your Money (feat. H.E.R.) 
13. 1000 Nights (feat. Meek Mill and A Boogie wit da Hoodie) 
14. Way to Break My Heart (feat. Skrillex)   
15. Blow (with Chris Stapleton and Bruno Mars)

Release Date: 2019