Ed Sheeran Covers Beyoncé's 'Drunk In Love'
On Wednesday (March 5), the I See Fire singer was asked by Seacrest whether he had been working on any cover versions, leaving Ed to pick up his guitar and play a short ten-second snippet of Queen B's track.
As well as delivering his own version of Drunk In Love, Sheeran also revealed that while on tour this past year with Taylor Swift, he's written "about 120 songs" for his new LP.
The flame-haired star explained: "I wrote a lot of stuff. Over the course of the year, I wrote 120 songs.
"I was in America for 11 1/2 months, which as an Englishman is quite hard to do. I missed tea.I loved it, I lived in Nashville for six months, L.A. for three months and New York for two months and it was good.
"I wrote a lot of stuff, I wrote the whole of this next record, I wrote the whole of the next, the whole of the next."
He went on: "America is one these countries where you have a lot of experiences and meet a lot of people. It's not just rapping about rope chains and such, there are songs that are inspired by Nashville."
Want more hints on Sheeran's upcoming untitled album? Well, it seems we should look no further than his arm. Ed showed off his new teddy bear tattoo on his bicep and a tattoo that says 'Blood Stream' - which is a name of a song off his upcoming effort.
That tattoos won't stop there: Ed, who released a snippet of a new song on Instagram last month, confirmed that he's commemorating this record with a full sleeve.
"The left arm is done and we are working on the right one," celeb tattoo artist Kevin Paul said.
"He had a teddy bear a couple of weeks ago, because he was called 'Teddy' at school. He's also had a rose done, and a lizard, which was to do with his new album. There's loads we're working on now."