Olly Murs

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The New Wave Of British Soul and R&B

Amy Winehouse and Adele garnered international attention for British soul and R&B music. But where did the inspiration of these women, far too young to have experienced Motown or the birth of soul and R&B, […]

04/23/2013

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Olly Murs Says New Album ‘Takes People On A Big Journey’

Olly Murs didn’t plan on releasing a new album this year but after writing five songs in between stints on tour with One Direction, he decided it was the right time. Murs sat down with […]

04/16/2013

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Taylor Swift’s Tour Tumbles Forward As Ed Sheeran Tumbles Onstage

Taylor Swift set out on tour earlier this week, and with just two RED Tour shows under her belt with opener Ed Sheeran, it has already been an eventful jaunt. The pair kicked it off […]

03/15/2013

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Olly Murs Talks New Album, Announces Tour

Olly Murs is certain his third album will make music fans turn their heads. The “Troublemaker” singer recently told Radio.com Right Place Right Time has a much “cooler sound.” “It feels like the right avenue […]

03/12/2013

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Exclusive: Olly Murs Gets Flirty In Live ‘Troublemaker’ Video

When Olly Murs performs live, he barely has to sing. His fans are ready to do it for him. Not that he minds one bit, since it just gives him more time to flirt. In […]

03/08/2013

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‘Troublemaker’ Olly Murs Keeps His Fingers Crossed

Olly Mursis a household name in the UK, who co-hosts TV shows and releases number 1 albums. And he’s hoping that his latest single, “Troublemaker,” might lend a hand in making the U.S. just wild […]

02/26/2013

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Olly Murs Picks The GRAMMY Song of the Year

He came in second on the X Factor. His last album debuted at #1 in the UK. And his hit song “Troublemaker” is climbing the charts. But who does he think will win Song of […]

02/08/2013

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Everyone Thinks fun. Will Sweep The GRAMMYs

fun. are nominated for six GRAMMY Awards, including Album of the Year, Song Of The Year, Record Of The Year and Best New Artist. The band is predicted a likely winner among everyone from Olly Murs […]

02/08/2013

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Olly Murs Gets Warm Fuzzies From A Pint

Just before Olly Murs came to visit Radio.com while he was in New York City, we noticed he Tweeted out the cheeky name of a pub where he was having lunch — and a pint. So […]

02/01/2013

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Olly Murs Says Taylor Swift Still Isn’t His “Cup Of Tea”

Now that Harry and Taylor have broken up, does Olly want a shot with the singer? “No, she’s not my cup of tea,” he admitted. “She’s a nice girl and seems really lovely.” During a […]

01/28/2013

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How Olly Murs Crashed Onto Radio

With his current single “Troublemaker” blowing up the airwaves, we had to ask Olly Murs if he remembered the first time he heard his song on the radio. He did, of course, but it wasn’t […]

01/24/2013

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Olly Murs Rocks The Acoustic Cafe

Olly Murs rocked the stage on a snowy evening in Hartford at last night’s Acoustic Cafe. Check out some photos of Olly performing live, courtesy of Brian Ambrose Photography!

01/22/2013

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Acoustic Cafe With Olly Murs

96.5 TIC is so stoked to announce our first Acoustic Cafe of 2013– UK sensation Olly Murs! Olly will be performing an exclusive, acoustic set on Monday January 21st, right here in Hartford.

01/11/2013

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Olly Murs Says “Troublemaker” Is About The Games Guys & Girls Play

Following a successful 2012, Olly Murs’ latest single seems to paint him as a troublemaker, but Olly assures us this isn’t the case. “The song ‘Troublemaker’ isn’t really what I’m like,” he told CBS Local. […]

01/02/2013

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Olly Murs Is Lonely This Christmas But You Can Cheer Him Up

When asked to pick his favorite holiday song, Olly Murs only hesitated for a moment while he scrolled through the Christmas music catalog in his head before landing on a UK favorite.

12/14/2012

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Olly Murs Plays “Kill, Marry, Snog” And Confirms Haylor

The British singer confirms Taylor Swift and Harry Styles’ relationship while picking which GRAMMY nominees he’d kill, marry and snog — British slang for kissing.

12/07/2012

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Olly Murs On His ‘X Factor’ Break, Says Simon Cowell Is ‘Petrifying’

“The X Factor was an opportunity for me to branch out and to be given a chance…I mean I worked in a call center. I used to sell kitchens on the phone,” Murs said.

10/02/2012

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Is Being The Girlfriend Of A Boy Bander Worth The Abuse?

One Direction opener Olly Murs weighs in on what he thinks cyberbullied girlfriends of boy banders should do: “Why bother being on Twitter if you’re going to get abuse for it? You have to just come off it.”

08/10/2012

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Need New Tunes? Check Out Olly Murs’ Playlist

He brought a few surprising choices and one UK ballad we’d never heard.

07/10/2012

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Olly Murs Talks About His Humble Beginnings

Before he appeared on Britain’s X-Factor in 2009 and way before he snagged the coveted opening slot for One Direction‘s tour, Olly Murs was just like everyone else working 9 to 5 jobs. Recently, he […]

06/29/2012

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Olly Murs Takes It All Off For The Fans, Gets Undies Stolen In Texas

If you’re only hearing about Brit singer Olly Murs because of his opening slot on One Direction’s summer U.S. tour then there’s one thing you need to know about his devotion to his fans: it goes all the way. All the way until he’s naked.

06/25/2012

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Olly Murs Talks Opening for One Direction And Harry’s Extra Nipples

British sensation Olly Murs is cleaning up with the fans while he’s out opening for One Direction on their summer U.S. tour. And he says U.S. fans are “so much different than U.K. fans.”

06/13/2012

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Who’s Opening For One Direction? Meet Manika And Olly Murs

The guys of One Direction are rolling across the country on their in-demand U.S. tour. They’ll play shows going from NYC to Anaheim to Florida from now until July. But who are the acts you’ll catch opening for them?

05/25/2012

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