Olly Murs Timeline

  • Olly's Audtion

    Olly's Audtion
    Olly Murs became a famous singer after entering the X Factor. His audtion for the show was seen on TV on 12th September 2009. Olly made it into the live shows and finished as runner up on the sixth series of X Factor.
  • Getting signed

    Getting signed
    Olly Murs got signed to Syco and Epic which are record label companies.
  • First single

    First single
    Olly Murs released his first single 'Please Don't Let Me Go'. The single reached number one in the UK charts.
  • Second single

    Second single
    Olly's second single 'Thinking of Me' came from his debut album. The single made it into the top 5 in the UK charts, making it Olly's second top 5 hit.
  • First album released

    First album released
    Olly's first album was self-titled 'Olly Murs'. He released four singles from the album. These include 'Please Don't Let Me Go' 'Thinking of Me' 'Heart on my Sleeve' and 'Busy'. The album reached to number two in the UK album charts.
  • Collaboration with Rizzle Kicks

    Collaboration with Rizzle Kicks
    Olly's third single was from his second album 'In Case You Didn't Know'. He collaborated with Rizzle Kicks for the single called 'Heart Skips a Beat'. The single reached to number one in the UK charts, making it his second number one single.
  • Fourth single

    Fourth single
    Olly's fourth single 'Dance WIth Me Tonight' stayed at number two in the charts, however it reached to number one in December.
  • Second album released

    Second album released
    'In Case You Didn't Know' was Olly's second album, through Epic Records. The album reached number one in the UK album charts.
  • Working on the third album

    Working on the third album
    Olly Murs is currently working on his third album which will be called 'Right Place, Right Time'. The album is set to be released in late November 2012.