The actual songwriter’s list on his Number 1 track has now expanded to incorporate Kandi Burruss and Small Harris as co-writers
The flame-haired celebrity has added both Kandi Burruss and Tameka Cottle — who penned the Ur N B track — as co-writers alongside the actual song’s producer Kevin Briggs on American copyright web site ASCAP.
This has given the hefty boost to the credit, as on the initial real estate for the song on brand new album Divide, only Erectile dysfunction and Snow Patrol’s Ashley McDaid featured.
This weekend break Kandi posted a cut on Instagram thanking Erectile dysfunction for their mention, writing: “Thank you for allowing @majorgirl & I to share within the success of #ShapeOfYou! #1 for 7 weeks! ”
The hit, released in Jan, has spent weeks towards the top of the charts, and had been originally written for Rehabilitation singer Rihanna.
Fans upon Twitter had drawn reviews between Shape of You words of the tune: “Girl, you know I want your own love your love had been handmade for somebody like me” to the Nineties track.
1 posted: “Listen to the passages of Ed Sheeran — Shape of you and explaine to me it doesn’t sound like TLC – No scrubs. ”
Another added: “To the actual tune of “Shape associated with You” Girl, I don’t would like no scrubs/ A wash is a guy that can not / get no really like from me. ”
Another put: “Mental how much in ed sheeran shape of a person reminds me a no scrubs, ” while a 4th rounded off with: “Someone just pointed out to me which shape of you sounds like absolutely no scrubs and i am shoooook. ”
Meanwhile superstar Erectile dysfunction, who is loved up with partner Cherry Seaborn, recently verified he will headline the iconic Glastonbury Festival this year.
He will carry out alongside Radiohead and Foo Fighters at this year’s occasion, held at Worthy Grind, Somerset.