Ed Sheeran struggled with depression and substance abuse, but Jamal Edwards’ death, brought on by cocaine use, spurred him to quit drugs.
Ed Sheeran revealed Jamal Edwards worked on the visuals for the song for months before tragically passing away the day before filming.
Jamal Edwards suffered a heart attack after consuming recreational drugs following a night of DJing, his mother confirmed.
Jamal Edwards is the youngest ever recipient to receive the coveted award which will be awarded to his family in November.
The legacy of Jamal Edwards will live on after his mother revealed she is launching a trust in his honor to empower young people.
Friends, family, and supporters of Jamal Edwards gather to honor the man who changed the face of rap music in the U.K., who died on Sunday.
U.K rap music icon Jamal Edwards, fonder of SBTV, has died aged 31.