The beginning of 2017 was very fruitful for Ed Sheeran, who once again pleased his fans with a new music video. Just a week after the release of the clip “Castle on the Hill” Sheeran presented the new music video for the song “Shape of You”. The song is the first single from the album “÷” (“Divide”), the third studio album of the musician. The release of “Shape of You” was in the beginning of January 2017 and to date, the song is very loved by the fans. In just three weeks after the release of the official lyric video “Shape of You” on YouTube channel, it has already been viewed over 160 million times.
A new video clip is rapidly gaining popularity, it was directed by Jason Koenig in Seattle. In the story, Ed meets a girl-boxer (actress Jennie Pegouskie) at boxing training and falls in love with her. They trained together and have fun. Before coming fight Ed fully engaged only in training. He works off blows, shakes muscles and engaged in running. But in the upcoming fight this training it is unlikely to help.Given the the stunning popularity of the song, the new music video “Shape of You” are most likely to catch up and surpass the current most popular Sheeran`s video clip “Thinking Out Loud” in the ranking of Youtube views. Since its release in October 2014 and till date, “Thinking Out Loud” gained nearly 1.5 billion views on YouTube.