Our buddy Ed will hit the road this summer for an arena tour!

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The tour, which is in support of his forthcoming sophomore album x, launches Aug. 22 in Seattle and so far includes 15 dates, with stops in Boston, Atlanta and Seattle. Tickets go on sale on April 25. More dates will be announced soon.

Sheeran's x is slated for a June 23 release.

Tour Dates:

Aug. 22 -- Seattle, WA (Wamu Theater)
Aug. 23 -- Vancouver, BC (Ambleside Live)
Aug. 29 -- Las Vegas, NV (The Chelsea at the Cosmopolitan)
Aug. 30 -- Las Vegas, NV  (The Chelsea at the Cosmopolitan)
Aug. 31 -- Glendale, AZ  (Jobing.com Arena)
Sept. 2 -- Kansas City, MO (Sprint Center)
Sept. 4 -- Cleveland, OH (Wolstein Center)
Sept. 8 -- Philadelphia, PA  (Wells Fargo Center)
Sept. 9 -- Boston, MA  (Xfinity Center)
Sept. 11 -- Charlotte, NC  (Time Warner Cable Arena)
Sept. 12  -- Atlanta, GA   (The Arena at Gwinnett Center)
Sept. 13 -- Nashville, TN   (Bridgestone Arena)
Sept. 15  -- Minneapolis, MN  (Target Center)
Sept. 16 -- Chicago, IL  (Allstate Arena)
Sept. 18 -- Toronto, ON  (Air Canada Centre)