Tony Cowell speaks to Olly Murs
Since being runner-up on The X Factor in 2009, Olly Murs has sold more than 12 million records – but it hasn’t always been easy…
Pop’s favourite cheeky chappy reveals how becoming a judge on
The Voice gave him back his confidence – and why he’s still looking for love. The video for your new single, Moves, features actor Rowan Atkinson –
was that fun to make?
It was wicked. We went to the US to film, which added to the fun, and it was great that Rowan agreed to do it with us. I think he is just hilarious, and we had a great laugh making it.
Ed Sheeran wrote the new single. How did that come about?
We’ve been mates for a few years. He sent me the song
‘A great laugh’ – Olly with comedian Rowan Atkinson