Ed Sheeran wrote a new song for JLS.
The “Bad Habits” hitmaker blurted out that he co-wrote a “classic JLS” track with Steve Mac – who was behind the trio’s mega-hit “Beat Again” – and that the song is slated for release. this year.
Appearing on Capital FM, Ed said, “It’s pretty interesting, and Marvin (Humes) knows it, I actually wrote a song for them with Steve Mac who did ‘Beat Again’ and all that. , ‘Flying With Out Wings’, the guy wrote ‘Flying Without Wings’. “
Asked “what kind of melody is this,” Ed replied, “It’s classic JLS. And it was a real, real joy to write, a real joy to write.”
He teased, “The harmonies on it – it’s so good!”
Ed had already given JLS his hit “Lego House”.
Marvin – who is joined by Aston Merrygold, Oritse Williams and JB Gill in the group – said last year: “We only found out the other day that Ed wrote a song for us at the time, and we never heard it, and that song was ‘Lego House’! “
Additionally, the ‘Shape of You’ hitmaker also worked with another boy group, Westlife, on songs for their upcoming studio album after helping the guys with their 2019 comeback LP ‘Spectrum’.
He said: “I wrote a bunch of the last Westlife album and I write a bunch of the new Westlife album and it’s a joy for me to work with artists that I loved. [as a kid] … well, actually with JLS I wasn’t a kid, I was a teenager, but being able to write songs in the vein of bands that I loved is good. “