Ed Sheeran is to set the BRITs stage on fire with the “most explosive” opening in the history of the BRITs.
The pop star of 30 years old with a flame-haired wig will open the ceremony in The O2 in London. The O2 on Tuesday night (08.02.22) with a show that is epic in scale, featuring lasers, pyrotechnics, aerial performers as well as a professional contortionist who will join Ed as well as his special guests on the stage.
An insider has told The Sun newspaper’s Bizarre column: “Ed will make one of the most dramatic Openings ever during BRIT Awards history, with the assistance of some very special guests.
“He was determined to ensure that Britain’s largest stage in a blaze following the outbreak and that no expense was left unturned.
“Set within two electric pylons molded to resemble the famous Brit statuette The stage will be filled with burning fires from garbage bins, and there are lasers show.
“Fire marshals are posted all over backstage.
“Loads of amazing dancers are putting into practice for hours for the show because the numerous technical elements mean that a mistake could lead to catastrophe.
“Ed is also going to pay tribute to London with a projection of the city’s skyline with a dystopian edge , with barbed wire, and old shopping trolleys that will be used as props. It’s going to be unforgettable.”
The hitmaker of ‘Bad Habits’ has been nominated for a variety of awards including album of the year for “=”, and The Year’s Best Artist.
The roster also includes stars like Adele, Liam Gallagher, Grime Star Dave Rising Star-winner Holly Humberstone, Sam Fender as well as Little Simz.
The BRIT Awards 2022 with Mastercard will be broadcast exclusively via ITV as well as ITV Hub with host Mo Gilligan.
Clara Amfo and Maya Jama will host “The BRIT Awards Red Carpet’ broadcast on ITV2 between 7pm and 8pm.
YouTube Shorts is the Official Digital Music Partner and YouTube will be hosting a live stream and behind-the-scenes footage.