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Ed Sheeran 'thrilled' to be starring in NBC concert special

/ Source: TODAY

Ed Sheeran fans are in for a treat.

The "Thinking Out Loud" singer announced on TODAY Friday that he'll be starring in an hour-long concert special set to air on NBC Sunday, Aug. 16.

"Hey TODAY show! I'm very thrilled to announce my upcoming special, 'Live from Wembley Stadium,'" he said. "It was a very, very fun experience for me."

The 24-year-old added, "We had Sir Elton John come on as a guest as well, and the documentary follows me around my life leading up to it."

For more on Sheeran, watch the warmhearted musician help a pal pull off the perfect proposal earlier this week.