Artist 101: Olly Murs

This guide contains everything you need to know about singer-songwriter and TV presenter, Olly Murs.

When is his birthday?

14 May 1984

What is his most popular song?


What else should I know about Olly Murs?

Since coming runner-up to Joe McElderry on The X Factor in 2009, Olly Murs has gone on to become an incredibly successful X Factor contestant. He has achieved 4 Number 1 singles and 8 Top 10 singles. In 2015, he presented The X Factor alongside Caroline Flack and in March/April 2017, he is embarking on another headline arena tour. With his debut album ’24 HRS’ due for release on 11 November, Olly Murs continues to go from strength to strength.

What are his social media links?

Official Website





Written by Rachel Dempster