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Olly Murs

Occupation: Singer

Nationality: British

Born: May 14, 1984 (30)

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.

The former Xtra Factor host says 'the time is right' to join BBC series. Flack: 'I've always wanted to do Strictly' After seeing these images, we're sure you'll agree that Olly should be rear of ALL years. Here is how Olly Murs won Rear of the Year TV presenter and popstar receive the prestigious accolade. Who won Rear of the Year 2014? Niall Horan pays adorable family tribute, Olly Murs sprouts another head in our Twitter roundup. Does Cocozza really have just 78p to his name? Robbie's set really does swing both ways. Robbie Williams live in London - review The singer says his fourth collection will be released in November. Olly Murs finishes new album: 'I love it' Flack's former co-host says new presenter has "big shoes to fill". Olly Murs talks Flack Xtra Factor exit The Chelsea manager invaded the pitch to tackle the popstar. Watch Jose Mourinho take out Olly Murs Soccer Aid will take place on June 8 at Old Trafford, raising money for Unicef. Robbie: 'Stay out of Gordon Ramsay's way' 1D's Niall Horan hosts a charity match at Leicester City's King Power Stadium. 1D take on Piers Morgan at charity match The prestigious songwriting awards show took place at London's Grosvenor House. See Lily Allen, Florence at The Ivors The songwriter will carry on writing for others even if he gets a solo career. Ed Drewett wants to keep writing for 1D Singer/songwriter worries that "people will start turning" on him over his work with 1D. BGT star Ed: Simon Cowell's not paying me What did Olly Murs look like as a kid, and what weird record did he set? Find out here! Happy Birthday Olly Murs! 30 surprising facts 'Bring Him Home' singer looked drastically different on X Factor in 2008. BGT: Watch Micky Dumoulin on X Factor 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