Ed Sheeran Just Recorded the Coolest Version of 'Thinking Out Loud' Ever

Share
Tweet
Pin It
Share
Tweet
Pin It
Ed Sheeran is pretty much the coolest guy ever. In a very neat expression of his love for his Irish lineage, the ginger singer recorded "Thinking Out Loud" in Irish Gaelic, the historic language of Ireland.

Eddie sang a translation of the hit song for the Irish radio station Raidió Rí Rá annual Gaelic-language album. And like the pro he is, seems comfortable singing in the language.

The British singer-songwriter has often expressed his affinity for Ireland (though he's from the UK, his lineage is Irish). He has some Gaelic tattoos, peeps.

Irish Gaelic, or Gaeilge, is still taught in Ireland, but often as a second language, with most Irish people primarily speaking English. It's totally a nice gesture of Ed to bring international attention to an often forgotten language, and provide the people of Ireland the experience of hearing an international pop star sing in their ancestral language for the first time.

Listen to "Thinking Out Loud" in Gaelic, below:

*WORLD EXCLUSIVE*Ed Sheeran 'Thinking Out Loud' as gaeilge! Share this and like Conradh na Gaeilge to be in with a chance to win a copy of the album which includes this beauty!

Posted by RTÉ 2fm on Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Want More? Like us on Facebook
Gallery | 8 Times Ed Sheeran Made Us Want to Date a Really Nice Guy

MORE CELEB SCOOPS

Show Comments
Join Our Newsletter
Stay fetch. Sign up for The Cray, our daily roundup of all things buzzworthy. From Kylie Jenner's trendsetting style (btw, puberty goals AF) to life-changing tech news (tweeting an emoji to order a pizza #YES), The Cray is all you need to impress the squad.
Privacy Terms