Oliver Stanley Murs is an English singer, songwriter, dancer, television presenter, actor, and director. He came to national attention for coming second in the sixth series of The X Factor in 2009. He is currently signed to RCA Records and Sony Music UK in the United Kingdom, and 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" reached number 4 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 fourth to reach number one.
Oliver Stanley Murs, May 14, 1984, Witham, Essex, England
Singer, songwriter, dancer, television presenter, actor, director
The X Factor (2009, 2015), The Xtra Factor (2011–2012), The Voice UK (2018–present)
Coggeshall Town F.C. players. Witham Town F.C. players. Syco Music artists. Twin people from the United Kingdom. Contestants on British game shows. Musicians from Essex. English pop singers. English rock singers. RCA Records artists. Epic Records artists. English male singer-songwriters