Olly Murs sell-out concert at Scarborough's Open Air Theatre
By Gary Brown
The sun was out in Scarborough as thousands of fans turned up to watch olly Murs perform the only gig on his latest tour to completely sell out, with the 6,500 seats filled.
Dianna Vickers opened the show with songs from her new album, her biggest hit, “Once” and a cover of Carly Rae Jepson’s “Call Me Maybe”
Olly, 28, the X Factor runner-up in 2009 from Essex got an amazing reaction as he bounced onto the stage singing one of his number one singles “ I Just Want You To Dance With Me Tonight” he continued with his upbeat and energetic performance throughout the show to the delight of everyone in the venue.
His backing band was absolutely top class, along with his 2 backing singers/dancers.
Olly spoke to the crowd throughout his performance about his career on and after the X Factor, his opinions on touring America with 1 direction and he also took great delight in telling everyone he was “still 100% single”.
He performed a wide range of material including his hits and classics such as “Should I stay or should I go” (The Clash), “Alright” (Supergrass), I need a dollar (Aloe Blacc) and a medley of Stevie Wonder Songs as an encore.