When it comes to following up the success of a chart-topping debut album, Ed Sheeran is definitely feeling the pressure. So with his sophomore album X on the way, the ginger-haired singer is stressin’ hard. Sheeran’s trailer for his MTV documentary is here, and we can’t stop watching.
In the “Nine Days and Nights” trailer, Ed talks about his rise to fame and his struggle with perfection. With appearances by Taylor Swift and Pharrell, who sing his praises in the clip, the trailer shows that Sheeran is his label’s big record release of the year — and they’re counting on him.
“Nine Days and Nights” will premiere on MTV on June 10 at 11 p.m. ET. Fans will receive an intimate look at Sheeran in the studio and insight into the man who has built his career on his own terms all in advance of the June 23 release of X.
Starting Wednesday (May 28), fans will have the unique ability to win a chance to attend the documentary’s after-show for an intimate discussion with Ed. Win by using #EdSheeranNow and submitting your best Ed Sheeran fan art on Tumblr, Twitter or Instagram, thanks to Pepsi.
To celebrate the forthcoming documentary, MTV will turn over the network to Sheeran on Sunday, June 8, as he unveils “100 Things About Ed Sheeran” throughout the day through interstitials between MTV’s regular programming. In addition, MTV Hits, MTV’s 24-hour music channel, will feature Ed Sheeran music videos throughout the day.
Make sure to tune into MTV on June 10 at 11 p.m. for “Nine Days and Nights.”