Ed Sheeran was honoured with the Global Success award at the BRITs last night.
Elton John sent Ed a video message from Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas, to introduce his 'dear friend'.
People were quick to notice that Elton didn't quite pronounce Ed's name right..
Meanwhile, I'm still cackling at Elton John and Ed Sh'ran— Ryan Love (@RyanJL)
Twitter were not letting him away with this one...
Elton john calling ed sheeran his friend and then pronouncing his name wrong is honestly the best thing that happened all night— nj stans her good sis rebecca™️ (@cutekuwonu)
HOW DID ELTON JOHN JUST PRONOUNCE ED SHEERAN— abby *:･ﾟ✧*:･ﾟ✧ (@aIunasgeorge)
Elton John getting Ed Sheeran’s name wrong has made my 2018😭😂— Anna Castle (@annacastle_)
Elton John just called Ed Sheeran "Ed Sheer-ahn" so he should accept it as his given name— ilana kaplan (@lanikaps)
Has everyone been saying Ed Sheeran's surname wrong or does Elton John not know his name?— oh peppermint (@oh_peppermint)
That's the second time I've heard Elton John pronounce Ed Sheeran like that....so I guess he's serious!?!?— Jenny Liggett (@JennyLiggett1)