Jamie Foxx gave Ed Sheeran his big break
Ed had recorded a few EPs and played some small shows before deciding to get serious about his music in 2009. He flew to Los Angeles and played open mic nights all over the city. Jamie Foxx was in the crowd for one of them. Impressed with Sheeran’s talent, Jamie Foxx offered him a spare bed in his Hollywood home and the use of his personal recording studio.