Watch Ed Sheeran Perform 'Shape Of You' On 'Austin City Limits': Exclusive

Ed Sheeran
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Ed Sheeran

Fans who can’t land a ticket to Ed Sheeran’s current sold-out North American tour can still have a front row seat to one of his shows.

Austin City Limits kicks off Season 43 on PBS  Oct. 7 with an hour-long performance by Sheeran, taped at ACL’s studios on Aug. 20. The appearance is the British singer/songwriter’s second time on the show, but his first full-hour slot. The show will also be available for a short time on

Among the other artists slated for Season 43 under executive producer Terry Lickona’s watch are The Pretenders, Zac Brown Band, Angel Olsen and Benjamin Booker, Miranda Lambert and Norah Jones.

Below is an exclusive preview of Sheeran performing “Shape of You,” which is Spotify’s most-streamed song today with more than 1 billion plays.