13 Facts About Andy Abraham


Andrew Abraham was born on 17 July 1964 and is a British singer.

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Andy Abraham was the runner-up in the second UK series of TV talent show The X Factor in 2005 to Shayne Ward, and represented the United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest 2008.

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Andy Abraham has two children by his wife Denise, a daughter called Tara and a son called Jacob.

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Andy Abraham was narrowly beaten to the top spot on The X Factor by Shayne Ward by 1.

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Andy Abraham was mentored throughout the competition by Sharon Osbourne although fellow judges Simon Cowell and Louis Walsh praised the singer highly throughout the competition.

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Andy Abraham released the Christmas single "Oh Holy Night" in December 2009.

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On 3 August 2008, it was reported in The Daily Star Sunday newspaper that Andy Abraham had told friends that he would not release any further material, and instead he would concentrate on becoming a property developer.

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In January 2010 Andy Abraham signed up with celebrity management agency Champions Plc who are working on new material with Andy Abraham as well as a number of exciting projects.

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On 14 March 2010 Andy Abraham performed at Arsenal footballer Theo Walcott's 21st birthday party, alongside Beverley Knight.

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In 2012 Andy Abraham released his fourth album "Remember When", a collection of the songs that influenced him over the years and two new songs.

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On 1 March 2008, Andy Abraham won Eurovision – Your Decision 2008, the UK selection for the Eurovision Song Contest 2008, held on 24 May 2008, with his song "Even If".

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Andy Abraham was selected as a wild card in Eurovision – Your Decision by Terry Wogan and won the contest in a sing-off with favourite Michelle Gayle through a public vote.

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The children's choir were named by Andy Abraham to be the best kids he had worked with and were featured in the stagecoach magazine.

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