Olly Murs: The Biography

Olly Murs: The Biography
Author: 
Language: 
ISBN10: 
1857829530
ISBN13: 
9781857829532
Pages: 
232
Published: 
2012 by John Blake publishing
Rating: 
3.95

Olly Murs may have finished second place on television's The X Factor in 2009, but the hearthrob singer has become one of British pop's winners. The cheeky chappie with the tight trousers and the pork pie hat has sold out concert tours, released best selling albums and enjoyed a string of hits including 'Please Don't Let Me Go' and 'Heart Skips A Beat'.

A regular in the charts and In the gossip columns, Olly is regarded by many as a possible successor to icons like Robbie Williams and Will Young. But not content with his triumphs as a singer, he has also become a TV fixture. After becoming the co-host of The Xtra Factor, he graduated to his own series, Olly: Life on Murs.

Olly Murs: The Biography follows his journey from suburbia to stardom and beyond. It explores how a seemingly ordinary and grounded Essex boy was determined to follow his dream - and strong and shrewd enough to survive the heady world of entertainment. Along the way, we see how his promising first career as a semi pro footer was halted and we discover how he deals with the pros and cons of celebrity lifestyle. This is a must read for any music fan.

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