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1. Oliver Stanley Murs was born on 14th May 1984.
2. He was brought up in Witham, Essex.
3. His mother is called Vicki-Lynn and his dad is Pete Murs.
4. He has a sister called Fay Murs.
5. He has a twin brother called Ben Murs, but they haven’t spoke since Olly was forced to miss Ben’s wedding because of the X Factor.
8. He auditioned for The X Factor in 2009 with Stevie Wonder’s “Superstition”.
9. Olly was mentored by Simon Cowell during his time on The X Factor and eventually finished in second place.
11. Robbie later chose Olly as his support act on his 2013 “Take The Crown” stadium tour.
12. Shortly after finishing in second place on the X Factor, Olly signed a record deal and released debut album “Olly Murs” in November 2010.
13. Olly was instantly successful, with his debut single “Please Don’t Let Me Go” going straight to number one in the UK Singles Chart.
14. He next got to number one in 2011, when he released Rizzle Kicks collaboration “Heart Skips A Beat”.
15. His second album “In Case You Didn’t Know” also got to number one.
16. Next single “Dance With Me Tonight” also got to number one – he performed it alongside The Muppets on the X Factor.
17. “Right Place Right Time” was Olly’s next album, getting to number one in the UK and also entering the US charts at number 19.
18. In 2011, Olly returned to the X Factor to present spin-off show Xtra Factor alongside Caroline Flack.
19. He left Xtra Factor after two series, but returned to X Factor again in 2013 as Gary Barlow’s guest mentor for the Judges’ Houses stage.
20. In 2012, Olly released autobiography “Happy Days”.
21. In 2012, Olly went on tour with One Direction, performing as the “Up All Night Tour” opening act on the North American dates. He was also their opening act for two 2013 tour dates in Japan.
22. Olly featured on Canadian hip hop star Classified’s 2013 single “Inner Ninja”.
23. Olly appears on friend Robbie William’s swing album, duetting on a cover of Jungle Book song “I Wanna Be Like You”
24. Olly has guest performed in the BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge twice, covering David Guetta’s “Without You” in 2012 and Swedish House Mafia’s “Don’t You Worry Child”.
26. Before auditioning for the X Factor, Olly worked in a call centre.
28. For the Comic Relief charity, he spent five days in North Kenya’s Kaisut desert.
30. In 2013, he went on his headline “Right Place Right Time Tour”, performing in Europe, North American and Australia.
32. Four of Olly’s tracks have been nominated for “British Single of the Year” at the BRIT Awards.
33. He was also nominated as best “British Male Solo Artist” at the 2013 BRITs.
34. Olly has won two BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards, once in 2011 and next in 2013.
35. Even after finding fame on X Factor, Olly still lived with his parents in Essex until 2012!
36. Before becoming successful, Olly performed in duo Small Town Blaggers.
37. Olly’s star sign is Taurus.