Favorite English pop crooner: Harry Styles or Ed Sheeran? | The Tylt
Favorite English pop crooner: Harry Styles or Ed Sheeran?
Harry Styles created five hit albums with the boys of One Direction before the boy band went on hiatus in 2016. In 2017, he broke out as a solo artist with "Sign of the Times," peaking at #4 on the Billboard Hot 100 and #1 on the UK Singles chart. HIs self-titled debut album topped the charts in both the U.S. and U.K., cementing him as one of the top soft rockstars of this era.
Check out the music video for "Sign of the Times" below.
Ed Sheeran scored #1 hits and awards throughout this decade, even while Styles was still a member of One Direction. Sheeran's "Thinking Out Loud," "Shape of You" and "Perfect" all topped the UK Singles chart, while the latter two topped the Billboard Hot 100.
"Thinking Out Loud" won Song of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance at 2016 Grammys, while "Shape of You" won Best Pop Solo Performance at the 2018 Grammys. He quite literally has some of the biggest hits and albums of this decade.