Ed Sheeran texts Simon Cowell about Andrea Faustini

Ed Sheeran has text Simon Cowell to say he’s backing Andrea Faustini to win the X Factor.

Sheeran revealed that he is backing Andrea Faustini to win this years show, calling him “fantastic.”


Andrea Faustini performing at judges houses
Andrea Faustini has wowed the British public

The singer/songwriter admitted that he’s such a fan of the Italian contestant, that he felt compelled to text Simon Cowell about how great he is.

“I texted Cowell about the Italian dude because I think he is fantastic,” Sheeran told The Sun.

“I like his love of pugs as well that he gives no f**k and wears whatever he wants.”

Sheeran will be performing single ‘Thinking Out Loud’ on X Factor’s live results show this Sunday (October 26).

The X Factor continues on Saturday night at 8pm on ITV.