Today, we get to hear one of the more emotional tracks from Ed Sheeran’s album — the reflective ‘Afire Love’. In the song, the singer-musician expresses the love for his late grandfather, who passed on after suffering from Alzheimer’s disease for two decades; he began writing the song prior to his death, finishing the record after his funeral.

Always the hero of the family – such a cool guy – he’d been suffering with Alzheimer’s for some time and I actually started writing that song two weeks before he passed away. I was thinking ‘What if?’ and then he did…

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Content Dope staff writers.

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