Olly Murs

Olly Murs

 

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Oliver Stanley Murs[1] (born 14 May 1984) is an English singer, songwriter, television presenter and actor. He His first came to national attention for performing in the sixth series of The X Factor in 2009. He is currently signed to RCA Records & Sony Music UK in the United Kingdom, Columbia Records in the United States.

In 2010, Murs released his debut single "Please Don't Let Me Go", which debuted at number one on the UK Singles Charts and received a Gold certification by the BPI. It was Murs' first number one single after "You Are Not Alone" with the other series 6 finalists. His second single from his debut album, "Thinking of Me" charted at number four on the UK Singles Charts and received a Silver certification by the BPI. "Heart Skips a Beat" was his second number-one single. Murs' second single from his next album, "Dance with Me Tonight", became his third to reach number one.

In November 2010, Murs released his self-titled debut album, Olly Murs, which entered the UK Albums Chart at number two, with the biggest week one album sales for a debut album in 2010, with over 108,000 albums sold. The album went on to sell over 600,000 copies, and was certified double platinum by the BPI. In November 2011, Murs' released his second album, In Case You Didn't Know, which entered the charts at number one and resulted in two number-one singles. As of December 2014, Murs has sold over 10 million records worldwide.[2] In May 2011, it was announced that Murs would return to The X Factor to co-present the spin-off show The Xtra Factor with Caroline Flack. His autobiography, Happy Days, was published in October 2012. In November 2012, Murs released his third album Right Place Right Time, and released 6 singles from it; the first, "Troublemaker", was his fourth number one.

On 16 November 2014, Murs released the single, "Wrapped Up" featuring Gym Class Heroes' Travie McCoy, which peaked at number 3. This was to be the first song to be released from his new album Never Been Better which entered the charts at number 1 on 24 November 2014, followed by a second single, "Up" featuring Demi Lovato which peaked within the top 4. Murs also announced that he would tour the UK in spring 2015. On 15 June, Murs released his fourth single "Beautiful to Me" in which the music video included Game of Thrones actress Charlotte Hope. On 16 April 2015, it was announced that Murs would be reunited with Flack to replace Dermot O'Leary as co-presenters of The X Factor from series 12. Murs later released his fifth studio album, 24 Hrs, which debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart.

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Unpredictable
 
"Unpredictable" is a song recorded by English singer Olly Murs for his fifth studio album, 24 Hrs (2016).
Years & Years
Album
Years & Years is an album by musical artist Olly Murs, released on December 23, 2016.
Years & Years
 
"Years & Years" is a song performed by English singer-songwriter Olly Murs.
Right Place Right Time
 
Right Place Right Time is the third studio album by English recording artist Olly Murs.

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Pop superstar Olly Murs helps to grant wishes to seriously ill children for Christmas
  –  December 2, 2017
Pop star Olly Murs brought smiles to the faces of eight seriously ill children at a festive event in Manchester. The singer met young fans at the Lowry Hotel with the Rays of Sunshine Children’s Charity - and donned a festive reindeer jumper to match ...
Olly Murs meets terminally ill children
  –  December 2, 2017
Singer Olly Murs spread the Christmas cheer when he met with terminally ill children in Manchester. Murs teamed up with Rays of Sunshine Children’s Charity and multi-brand retailer OUTFIT for an exclusive festive event held at a hotel here, reports ...
Olly Murs grants wishes of sick Scots lad by playing BAGPIPES for him
  –  December 1, 2017
OLLY MURS has granted the wish of a sick Scots lad and a host of ill kids with a piping Christmas treat. The pop megastar brought a smile to the face of little Ewan, 7, who travelled all the way down to Manchester from Bonnybridge to meet his hero.
Look away, Simon! Olly Murs makes his The Voice debut in first trailer after admitting Cowell is NOT speaking to him
  –  December 1, 2017
In the magical clip the judges are seen looking through hundreds of glowing jars in a library, which represents their search for the best voice. And Olly – who cuts a dapper figure in a snazzy black suit – looks right at home in the teaser for the ITV ...
First glimpse of Olly Murs as The Voice UK judge in new trailer
  –  December 1, 2017
Olly Murs has appeared in the swish new trailer for The Voice, alongside fellow judges Jennifer Hudson, will.i.am and Sir Tom Jones. And it looks like he's taking things very seriously, which must have been difficult for the famously cheeky pop star.
Olly Murs met with seriously ill children in Manchester
  –  December 1, 2017
The ‘Heart Skips A Beat’ hitmaker teamed up with Rays of Sunshine Children’s Charity and OUTFIT, the multi-brand retailer from Arcadia, for an exclusive festive event held at the Lowry Hotel in the northern city. Olly met with Ewan, seven, and Mia ...
'What should we do?' Olly Murs mocked over 'fake news' tweets as Gherkin is evacuated in London
  –  December 1, 2017
Olly Murs was mocked on Twitter as members of the public jokingly asked him for updates after the City of London was put on lockdown. The Gherkin was evacuated and streets cordoned off after police received reports of a suspicious vehicle near the London ...
Olly Murs spreads Christmas cheer
  –  December 1, 2017
The 'Heart Skips A Beat' hitmaker teamed up with Rays of Sunshine Children's Charity and OUTFIT, the multi-brand retailer from Arcadia, for an exclusive festive event held at the Lowry Hotel in the northern city. Olly met with Ewan, seven, and Mia, 12, who ...
FIRST GLIMPSE Of Olly Murs On The Voice After 'Betraying' Simon Cowell
  –  December 1, 2017
Olly looks like a real natural as a coach after heading over to The Voice UK. Fans have been given their first glimpse into what Olly Murs will be like as a judge in new still from The Voice UK trailer. The 'Kiss Me' singer had been announced as the latest ...
Beaming Olly Murs makes his debut in first images from The Voice 2018 trailer... as he joins fellow judges Tom Jones, Will I Am and embattled Jennifer Hudson on the panel
  –  December 1, 2017
He controversially left his presenting role on The X Factor over the summer, after landing the prestigious gig of judge on The Voice 2018. And Olly Murs looked in high spirits as he made his debut in a trailer shared of the UK talent show on Friday.
The Voice UK gives first look at Olly Murs joining coaches will.i.am, Jennifer Hudson and Tom Jones
  –  November 30, 2017
Olly Murs brings a bit of magic to The Voice UK in the first official look at the upcoming series. The former X Factor star is jumping ship to the rival ITV talent competition in 2018 as he joins the coaching panel alongside will.i.am, Jennifer Hudson and ...
Olly Murs gets his game face on as he joins The Voice coaches in futuristic trailer
  –  November 30, 2017
Olly Murs has definitely got his game face on filming the new trailer for The Voice 2018 alongside fellow coaches Jennifer Hudson, Will.i.am and Sir Tom Jones. The former X Factor finalist has defected to The Voice and will join the coaches line up next ...
First look at Olly Murs on The Voice as he joins Jennifer Hudson, will.i.am and Sir Tom Jones
  –  November 30, 2017
FIRST-LOOK stills from the new series of The Voice UK show coaches Sir Tom Jones, will.i.am, Jennifer Hudson and Olly Murs hunting through a "library of sound" for the perfect voice. In a preview of the glamorous teaser for the TV talent show, the coaches ...
Piers Morgan Slams Olly Murs For 'Stirring Needless Panic' Over Oxford Circus Incident Tweets
  –  November 28, 2017
When police later confirmed the incident was a false alarm, Olly came under attack on social media for spreading misinformation and panic. Piers was one of those who took him to task, claiming he “could have put people in more danger”, as the pair had ...
James Blunt slams Piers Morgan following Olly Murs “gun shots” feud
  –  November 27, 2017
Following the reported “gun shots” in Oxford Circus on Friday night (November 24), Olly Murs and Piers Morgan engaged in a Twitter feud regarding misinformation. James Blunt recently sided with Murs slamming Morgan in a tweet. Despite initial reports ...
"Troublemaker" Olly Murs mercilessly TROLLED for his reaction to Oxford Circus 'gun shots' - and even Piers Morgan tells him off
  –  November 27, 2017
Olly Murs was one of the first to tweet about hearing 'gun shots' at Oxford Circus and shared details of the 'heart-pounding' experience with his eight million followers. "F*** everyone get out of Selfridges now gun shots!! I'm inside," Olly posted from ...
Olly Murs targeted by Twitter trolls after Oxford Street 'gun shots' claim
  –  November 27, 2017
Olly Murs has been trolled after he told Twitter he had heard 'gun shots' at Oxford Circus on Friday. The singer wrote from the scene: "F*** everyone get out of Selfridges now gun shots!! I'm inside. "Evacuating store now!!! F*** heart is pounding.
Olly Murs and Piers Morgan clash over Oxford Circus incident
  –  November 26, 2017
Olly Murs has hit back at criticism from Piers Morgan after the singer was caught up in an incident in central London. There was a “significant level of panic” on Oxford Street and at Oxford Circus Tube station as witnesses said they heard shots late ...
Olly Murs Tweets Live Updates from Oxford Circus Incident in London
  –  November 25, 2017
British singer Olly Murs was caught up in a scary situation on Friday afternoon (November 24) when he was evacuated from the store Selfridges in London during an incident involving reported gun shots. “F–k, everyone get out of @Selfridges now gun shots!
Olly Murs 'secretly dating' his fitness trainer Melanie Sykes
  –  November 14, 2017
Singer Olly Murs has reportedly been secretly dating his fitness trainer Melanie Sykes. "Mel, 47, loves a younger man and really fell for Olly, 33, when he got into shape late last year," a source told. Olly Murs 'secretly dating' Nadine Hermez Singer Olly ...
Olly Murs 'secretly dating' his fitness trainer
  –  November 14, 2017
LONDON: Singer Olly Murs has reportedly been secretly dating his fitness trainer Melanie Sykes. "Mel, 47, loves a younger man and really fell for Olly, 33, when he got into shape late last year," a source told thesun.co.uk. Despite Murs and Sykes insisting ...
Olly Murs Confirms He Is Joining 'The Voice UK' Judging Panel
  –  October 11, 2017
Just over a year after he quit ‘The X Factor’, Olly Murs has committed the egregious pop star sin of betrayal of Simon Cowell, announcing that he’s set to become a judge on the next series of ‘The Voice UK’. Murs will be taking up the spinning ...

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