Aston Merrygold, Marvin Humes, JB Gill and Oritsé Williams - aka JLS - first became a household name by auditioning for the fifth series of The X Factor. The four-piece group sailed through the various stages of the competition and under Louis Walsh's guidance ultimately finished as runners-up. Despite not winning the competition, the band later took four of their first five singles to No.1 and in three short years have won 11 music awards, including two BRITs.
Including Foxes' '80s-drenched serenade, Aston Merrygold's solo debut and Sigma's shimmering D&B. This week's new singles reviewed Former boyband star talks about his solo debut, hunger for success, and why he'll always be known as 'Aston from JLS'. Aston: 'I need and want success again' The singer says there are absolutely no plans for the group to reform in the future. Oritsé Williams talks life after JLS The JLS singer will release his debut single 'Get Stupid' in the UK on July 17. Aston Merrygold on why going solo scares him The former JLS star unveils his electrifying, Michael Jackson-referencing debut single. Watch Aston Merrygold's debut solo video He has become the kingpin of happy-go-lucky charisma with an ice-cool demeanour. Aston Merrygold's single is electrifying The former JLS star says his new material is in honour of icons like Michael Jackson. Aston Merrygold on finding his solo sound The festival has added more names to this year's line-up. Which JLS star is now playing V Festival? Marvin Humes and JKAY talk about their new single 'Revive'. LuvBug: We're hoping for Vegas and Glasto Singer also says that he finds being a new father "so rewarding". JB Gill: 'I don't really miss JLS' Interview: We talk to Oritsé Williams about his transformation into OWS. JLS's Oritsé Williams (OWS) on solo career The producer explains he reason for starting the LuvBug project. Marvin: 'After JLS I didn't want to sing' The star sustains an injury during a training season for the winter sports show. Joey Essex: "Can you break your bum bones?" The former boyband member makes a shock transformation into soul singer. JLS star Oritsé is now OWS, debuts single The cousin of JB Gill will attempt to impress the coaches on this weekend's episode. JLS star's cousin auditions for The Voice She sustains an injury during training for the Channel 4 show this week. Sally Bercow out of The Jump with injury See nine of The Jump competitors in their own teaser trailers. Watch celebs in The Jump teaser trailers The track was co-written by MNEK and will be released on January 25. Marvin Humes's LuvBug premiere new single The former JLS singer says that his fans will be the first to know album details. Aston Merrygold releasing album in 2015 LuvBug talk to Digital Spy about preconceptions, collaborations and JLS. Marvin: 'JLS want to work with LuvBug' The former JLS star was representing his dance trio LuvBug. Marvin Humes on DJing for 1D: It was wicked The former JLS star was recruited by two of his fans to help out in their salon. Would you let Marvin Humes cut your hair? Singer welcomes a baby boy with girlfriend Aimee Jade Azari. JLS star Oritsé Williams becomes a dad The former JLS star has kept his new project a secret for 18 months. Marvin Humes goes dance with new trio LuvBug The happy couple are serenaded by a reunited JLS during wedding reception. The Saturdays star Frankie Sandford weds Helena Bonham Carter twerking and a Game of Thrones/Made in Chelsea crossover - TV's stars let their hair down. What did we see at the BAFTAs after-party? Star talks to DS about his "amazing" marriage and his plans for a family. JLS hadn't met this year before JB wedding Singer married his girlfriend of six years in front of his former JLS bandmates in Scotland. JLS star JB Gill marries Chloe Tangney Singer will meet young people across the UK who take care of their parents. JLS Oritsé to front Channel 4 doc DJ's friend Rochelle Humes says she also received hate messages over romance with JLS Marvin. Grimshaw talks 1D fans' 'torrent of abuse' Gill will become the second member of JLS to marry following Marvin Humes. JLS star JB Gill announces engagement Digital Spy rounds up all the biggest entertainment news from January to June. A year in entertainment - part one The supergroup talk about the biggest moments in pop this year. McBusted review the year in music 2013 Cheryl Cole and Louis Tomlinson are among the celebrity fans in attendance. JLS say goodbye to fans at final gig Today's celebrity pictures. Celebrity Pictures: Beyoncé, 1D, Tulisa Digital Spy presents a bonus clip from the group's upcoming DVD. JLS Aston says goodbye to fans - video Sales of the boyband's latest album clinch them the title. 1D best-selling X Factor act on Amazon The JLS star will present the weekly chart rundown in 2014. Marvin Humes for Capital FM's Big Top 40 The singer admits their final run of arena shows has been emotional. Marvin Humes admits tears on JLS tour He was admitted to hospital last week after reportedly suffering an angina attack. O'Grady returning to chat show tonight