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Ed Sheeran on the Sheerios: 'I Think Being a Good Role Model Is Teaching Kids to Be Themselves'

Ed Sheeran spoke about his enthusiastic fan base, the Sheerios, on the red carpet at this year's Billboard Music Awards, whom he's grateful to for accepting him as he is.

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"The key is just to be human and real and yourself," says Sheeran of connecting with his fans, admitting that he is "a bit weird.

"Your job as a role model isn't necessarily just to behave,"  he says, "I think being a good role model is teaching kids to be themselves."