Ed Sheeran covers “Traktor” (Wretch 32) for BBC 1Xtra Live Lounge [Audio]

As the ginger haired singer-songwriting phenomenon continues his sweeping reign over the UK’s urban scene Ed Sheeran recently popped into BBC Radio 1Xtra’s Live Lounge to perform a few cuts for DJ Trevor Nelson, one of which was this acoustic cover of Wretch 32‘s Top 10 debut hit single “Traktor” [grab your copy from iTunes], articulating lyrics I’d never actually noticed in the song before. So THAT’s what he’s saying. Nice job.

Ed Sheeran sings “Traktor”:

And of course, give it up one time for Wretch’s original: