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Olly Murs

Occupation: Singer

Nationality: British

Born: May 14, 1984 (29)

After being a runner-up on the sixth year of The X Factor, Murs signed to Syco records and has released five UK Top 10 tracks, with four number ones.

He is known for his affable personality, and has since hosted several series such as X Factor's sister show Xtra Factor and Celebrity Club Classic on Capital FM. His third album is set for release in November 2012.

Ordinary Boys singer Preston introduces Murs to Nick Hodgson for his next LP. Olly Murs working with Kaiser Chiefs star Sally's performance of 'Dear Darlin'' currently leads the way after live final. Voice: Sally, Jermain scale iTunes chart The 'Troublemaker' singer took a photo with Beckham earlier today (March 22). Olly Murs gushes over 'idol' Beckham Naughty Nick Grimshaw and John Bishop prank Murs in Sport Relief skit. Olly Murs's shorts pulled down on live TV Man V Food host, Westlife singer and Take That star also join charity match. Matt Smith, Jack Whitehall for Soccer Aid Sebastian Coe and John Bishop announce the teams for their Sport Relief clash. Who is in latest Sport Relief challenge? The star's Top 40 best-selling songs are revealed to celebrate his birthday. What is Robbie's best-selling single? Swings Both Ways achieves a fourth week at the top of the UK album chart. Robbie Williams holds on to No.1 album Less than 200 copies separate 'Swings Both Ways' and One Direction's latest LP. Robbie Williams tops Christmas album chart The singer has sold 67,000 digital copies of her winner's single so far. Sam Bailey cruising to Christmas No.1 The star surprises one of her biggest fans with Afternoon Tea at The Savoy Hotel. Britney on Surprise Surprise - video Robbie Williams reclaims the number one spot from One Direction. Robbie Williams album returns to UK No.1 The singer is currently dating model Francesca Thomas. Olly Murs: 'Sex on first date not ideal' Caroline Flack and Matt Richardson on Olly Murs, Simon Cowell and a 2014 return. Xtra Factor duo glad of no romance rumours We take a look at Friday's midweek singles and album charts. Chart update: Robbie overtakes 1D Sales of the boyband's latest album clinch them the title. 1D best-selling X Factor act on Amazon Departing judge admits that he is "disappointed" to have never mentored a winner. Gary: 'X Factor losses reason to return' Will Ferrell, Steve Carell and Christina Applegate also hit the red carpet. Stars dress up for Anchorman 2 premiere Rizzle Kicks, Mark Wright and John Bishop also compete in the game at Wembley. James Arthur, Olly Murs in football game The singer talks to DS about working on his fourth set. Olly Murs: 'New album needs to be big' Rebecca Ferguson, Leona Lewis and Britney Spears score new entries. One Direction album keeps UK No.1 James Arthur and Ellie Goulding also took to the stage at the annual concert. Capital FM Jingle Bell Ball in pictures Olly Murs invites his fans to "twerk with him tonight" at holiday concert. Olly Murs twerks at concert – picture Rebecca Ferguson, Leona Lewis and Britney Spears also chart. Lily Allen, 1D lead midweek chart update An X Factor spokesperson says there is "no truth...whatsoever" to reports. Murs, Williams not future X Factor judges 'Midnight Memories' becomes the fastest selling album of the group's career. One Direction score number one album The singer believes that he could be the next Louis Walsh. Olly Murs wants a role on X Factor We take one last look at the Friday midweek chart ahead of Sunday's final list. Chart update: 1D, Calvin Harris, McFly The singer's John Lewis single spends a second week at the top in Ireland. Lily Allen holds on to Irish No.1 Singer also speaks to DS about why he kept his girlfriend secret. Olly Murs: 'I'd go to Cowell wedding' Singer is the last artist to make a promo appearance in the Oxford Street store. Murs draws in big crowd for HMV signing The boyband are on course to claim their second number one album in the UK. 1D, Calvin Harris storm midweek chart The 'Busy' singer says that he likes to change "musically" with each album. Olly Murs teases "more mature" new album Singer also says that he will take a break from working with Robbie Williams. Olly Murs new album for summer 2014 We ask the show's stars which hit they would have liked to have recorded. X Factor hits: 1D, Leona pick favourites The stars meet Prince Charles at the 2013 Royal Variety Performance. Robbie Williams, Jessie J at Royal Variety The star says that the 16-year-old has "a lot of pressure on her shoulders". Olly Murs: 'Tamera lacks confidence' The star says that he hopes Arthur "bounces back" following exhaustion. Olly Murs defends James Arthur Singer says that the press were starting to question his sexuality. Olly Murs speaks of 'secret' relationship The ITV singing competition will celebrate its 10th birthday on Saturday (November 23). X Factor: 10 years in 60 seconds - watch