Andy Abraham

Pop music, Musical Artist

1964 –

38 Views

Who is Andy Abraham?

Andrew Abraham is an English singer. He was the runner-up in the second UK series of TV talent show The X Factor in 2005 to Shayne Ward, and also represented the United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest 2008.

Before applying for The X Factor, Abraham was a refuse collector. Prior to this he worked as a bus driver for Arriva London North based at Palmers Green bus garage. Abraham has two children by his wife Denise, a daughter called Tara and a son called Jacob. He is of Grenadian descent.

Abraham was narrowly beaten to the top spot on The X Factor by Shayne Ward by 1.2% of the national public vote. Abraham was mentored throughout the competition by Sharon Osbourne although fellow judges Simon Cowell and Louis Walsh also praised the singer highly throughout the competition. Other performers who came to prominence in the same series of The X Factor were finalists Journey South and quarter-finalist Chico Slimani.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
Jul 16, 1964
North London
Also known as
  • Andrew Abraham
  • Abraham, Andy
Nationality
  • England
Profession
Lived in
  • London

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Andy Abraham." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 26 Jan. 2022. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/andy_abraham>.

Discuss this Andy Abraham biography with the community:

0 Comments


    Browse Biographies.net