Notts & South Yorks: Olly Murs confirms arena dates in both Sheffield and Nottingham for 2015

Olly Murs is heading out on tour in 2015 with arena dates in both Nottingham and Sheffield
Olly Murs is heading out on tour in 2015 with arena dates in both Nottingham and Sheffield

Olly Murs is hitting the road in 2015 with a string of arena dates across the UK.

One of pop music’s biggest and most loved stars, Murs will kick-off the tour at Sheffield’s Motorpoint Arena on 31st March.

He will also play the Capital FM Arena in Nottingham on 30th April.

Special guest for the tour will be Ella Eyre.

Ever since he finished runner-up in the X-Factor in 2009, Olly Murs has gone from strength to strength.

He has released three hugely successful multi-platinum selling albums and, to date, had four number one singles – Please Don’t Let Me Go, Heart Skips A Beat (which featured Rizzle Kicks), Dance With Me Tonight and Troublemaker (which featured Flo Rida).

He has been nominated four times for Best British Single at the BRIT Awards and once for Best British Male Solo Artist.

He has also been nominated for Ivor Novello Awards for Dance With Me Tonight and Troublemaker, both in the Most Performed Work category.

His new album, Never Been Better comes out on Monday (24th November) and includes the soulful Let Me In, co-written with Paul Weller, Up, featuring Demi Lovato and the Ryan Tedder-penned Seasons.

Never Been Better also features his new single Wrapped Up , which features Travie McCoy.

Tickets for the tour go on sale today (Friday) and are priced £60.50. £43.45 and £32.45 for Sheffield and £61.60, £44.24 and £33.04 for Nottingham.

Tickets for Sheffield are available on 0114 2565656 or online at www.motorpointarenasheffield.co.uk, while Nottingham tickets are available on 0843 3733000 or online at www.capitalfmarena.com/online/ollymurs