Framlingham’s Ed Sheeran enters top 50 music millionaires

Ed Sheeran now an ambassador for East Anglia's Children's Hospices, at EACH's Treehouse Hospice, Ipswich, on Tuesday. ANL-140219-124737001
Ed Sheeran now an ambassador for East Anglia's Children's Hospices, at EACH's Treehouse Hospice, Ipswich, on Tuesday. ANL-140219-124737001

Framlingham’s Ed Sheeran is among the top 50 music millionaires in the UK, according to the latest Sunday Times Music Rich List.

The former Thomas Mills High School pupil is reported to be worth £45 million, tied in 49th place with Mick Hucknall, Peter Gabriel and Bernie Taupin.

Sheeran, last year worth £20 million, is second among artists under 30, jumping from seventh in the same list last year. He sits one place behind Adele on £85 million.