Ed Sheeran To Support Snow Patrol On US Tour

10 January 2012, 07:50 | Updated: 10 January 2012, 07:57

The 'Lego House' singer will join the rockers on a North American 28-date jaunt in March.

Ed Sheeran has revealed that he will be the main support act for Snow Patrol on their US tour.

The 'You Need Me, I Don't Need You' star took to his Twitter account yesterday (9th January) to make the announcement to his fans.

"People of America. I'm happy to announce I am the main support for Snow Patrol on their whole US tour," he tweeted.

The tour will begin on 29th March with a date in Orlando, Florida before climaxing on 18th May with a show at the Verizon Wireless Theatre in Houston, Texas.

Meanwhile, Ed was also recently announced to perform at the BRIT Awards 2012 nominations ceremony which takes place at the Savoy Hotel in London on Thursday (12th January) night.

The star has also been teasing details of a new EP via his Twitter account which he admitted will see him working with one of his favourite artists.

Ed Sheeran's full US tour dates in support of Snow Patrol are below.

Orlando, FL - Hard Rock Live -29th March
Miami Beach, FL - Fillmore Miami Beach 30th March
St. Petersburg, FL - Jannus Live – 31st March
Atlanta, GA - The Tabernacle – 2nd April
Nashville, TN - Ryman Auditorium – 3rd April
Cincinnati, OH - Bogart's – 4th April
Washington, DC - 9:30 Club – 6th April
Philadelphia, PA - Electric Factory – 10th April
Boston, MA - Orpheum Theatre – 12th April
New York, NY - Terminal 5 – 13th April
Montreal, QC - Metropolis – 16th April
Toronto, ON - Massey Hall – 17th April
Pontiac, MI - Clutch Cargo's -20th April
Chicago, IL - Aragon Ballroom – 21st April
Indianapolis, IN - Egyptian Room – 22nd April
Denver, CO - Fillmore Auditorium – 27th April
Salt Lake City, UT - The Depot – 28th April
Vancouver, BC - Orpheum – 30th April
Seattle, WA - Paramount Ballroom – 1st May
Portland, OR - Crystal Ballroom – 2nd May
Oakland, CA - Fox Theater – 4th May
Los Angeles, CA - Hollywood Palladium – 8th May
Pomona, CA - Fox Theatre – 10th May
Temecula, CA - Pechanga Theater – 11th May
Las Vegas, NV - The Pool @ The Cosmopolitan – 12th May
Dallas, TX - South Side Music Hall – 16th May
Austin, TX - Stubb's – 17th May
Houston, TX - Verizon Wireless Theatre 18th May