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Olly Murs Pranked by British Boy Band JLS With Fake Human Cannonball Accident (PHOTO)

Crystal Bell | October 10, 2012 - 11:42 am

For British boy band JLS, their good friend Olly Murs was an easy target.

The “Heart Skips a Beat” singer and TV personality was left visibly shaken after he believed a human cannonball stunt had gone horribly wrong and left a member of JLS in critical condition.

It all seemed simple enough: During… More »

Olly Murs Dishes on One Direction: Who Does He Think Reminds Him of Himself? (EXCLUSIVE)

Crystal Bell | October 3, 2012 - 7:30 am

Olly Murs is already a hit in the UK — and now — the British singer is hoping to debut big in America with this forthcoming album, Right Place, Right Time. Thanks to his pals One Direction, the 28-year-old is off to a good start.

This past summer, Murs opened for One Direction… More »

Olly Murs Releases ‘Heart Skips a Beat’ Hand-Heart Fan Video (EXCLUSIVE)

Crystal Bell | September 14, 2012 - 3:27 pm

British crooner Olly Murs has been catching a ton of buzz in recent months thanks to his fun summer single “Heart Skips a Beat.” Now, Murs wants to thank his fans — including all of his new-found American followers — for their support.

Over the last week, Murs has been collecting hand-heart photographs from… More »

Olly Murs Launches ‘Heart Skips a Beat’ Hand Heart Campaign (VIDEO)

Crystal Bell | September 7, 2012 - 3:30 pm

Olly Murs has been catching a ton of buzz in recent months thanks to his radio-friendly single “Heart Skips a Beat.”

The British singer already has a thriving career over in the UK, but now Murs is trying to take America by storm — like his pals One Direction. So the 28-year-old is… More »

One Direction Tour Opener Olly Murs Performs Acoustic Version of ‘Heart Skips a Beat’ (VIDEO)

Crystal Bell | August 28, 2012 - 4:30 pm

You might not know Olly Murs yet, but chances are, you’ve heard his hit summer single, “Heart Skips a Beat.”

The talented Brit toured with teenage phenoms One Direction this summer on the North American leg of their sold-out Up All Night tour. Like his tourmates, Murs, 28, competed in the talent competition… More »

One Direction’s Tour Opener, Olly Murs, Does His Version Of The Olympic Games (VIDEO)

Celebuzz | July 31, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Forget the Olympics, British X-Factor star Olly Murs has created his own unique spin on the games called the “Olly-mpics”.

The singer – who famously opened for One Direction’s American tour – gave Celebuzz an all access pass to his quirky campaign which sees him spoofing the real Olympic sports.

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One Direction’s Opening Act Olly Murs: Behind the Scenes With the Singer (VIDEO)

Amanda Hasaka | July 12, 2012 - 12:33 pm

Olly Murs just spent the last two months opening for One Direction as the group toured America, but he’s not ready to rest.

The “Heart Skips a Beat” singer, who was runner-up on the UK X Factor in 2009, is readying his latest album, In Case You Didn’t Know for its September 25… More »

One Direction’s Opening Act Olly Murs on the Return of Boy Bands: Bring Back N’SYNC (EXCLUSIVE)

Taryn Ryder | June 20, 2012 - 3:44 pm

British singing sensation and former X-Factor contestant Olly Murs is currently on the road with One Direction, so it’s safe to say the 28-year-old singer is fully aware that boy bands are back.

During a sit down interview with Celebuzz at a recent show in California, Olly talked about life on the road,… More »

One Direction’s Niall Horan Jams With Olly Murs to ‘Heart Skips a Beat’ (VIDEO)

Amanda Hasaka | May 31, 2012 - 9:00 pm

This is almost too much British hotness to handle!

Up and coming singer Olly Murs and One Direction’s Niall Horan joined forces to belt out an acoustic version of Murs’ hit song “Heart Skips a Beat.” Since the 28-year-old former X Factor contestant is the opening act for 1D while they hit the… More »

Former ‘X Factor’ Contestant Olly Murs Talks Britney Spears & Dream One Direction Collaboration

Amanda Hasaka | May 17, 2012 - 7:30 pm

The British invasion is in full swing!

From hot young actors like Andrew Garfield hitting the big screen in The Amazing Spider-Man, to One Direction make girls swoon with their hit tunes such as “What Makes You Beautiful,” there’s yet another import from the United Kingdom who is ready to take America by… More »

Former ‘X Factor’ Star Olly Murs Drops New Single & Is Set to Tour With One Direction!

| May 8, 2012 - 9:30 pm

X Factor and One Direction are two topics we love hearing about and we’re happy to say that the following combines both!

Olly Murs, who was the runner up on 2009’s The X Factor in England, announced that his new single is dropping on May 22 titled “Heart Skips A Beat” and he… More »