Shayne Ward who is an English pop singer was born on 16th October of the year 1984. He came into the lime light after he won the second series of the X Factor. He is the native of Tameside, Greater Manchester, England. Although he is known by the name Shayne Ward, as a child, he was named as Shayne Thomas Ward. He is the son of Martin and Philomena who are the Irish Traveler. He also has a twin sister who is named as Emma as well as five other siblings named as Leona, Lisa, Michael, Martin, and Mark. He was also in a band known as Destiny along with the two women named as Tracey Lyle and Tracy Murphy. The band used to perform at the pubs, weddings as well as clubs.
Shayne auditioned for 2nd series of The X Factor in early 2005. All the three judges were impressed by him and he was passed through to next round. Ward’s category was then monitored by Walsh and was chosen to be among the top four contestants of Walsh as well as he also performed on live shows. He then made it to the grand finale where he defeated Simon Cowell’s duo Journey South as well as Sharon Osbourne’s over the 25 signer Andy Abraham and also crowned as winner of The X Factor 2005. After the victory, he signed to the recording contract with the Syco Music. His first single titled That’s My Goal was released in UK on 21st December of the same year.
The debut single was the Christmas Number 1 in UK as well as it stayed at number 1 for three weeks. It was also the fastest downloaded song which also sold over 300000 copies on the first day of the release. After that, he released his self titled album Shayne Ward on 17th April of 2006. His second album called Breathless was then released on 26th November of the following year. His other albums include Obsession in 2010 and Closer in 2015. It was confirmed on 18th December of the year 2012 that Shayne would make his appearance in Dancing on Ice that started on 6th January of the following year. It was again announced on 12th May of 2015 that Shayne had signed a one year deal with the ITV soap called Coronation Street.
To talk about his personal life biography, Shayne has not got married yet nor he has any wife. He was previously engaged to his long term girlfriend Faye McKeever. The couple was in relationship with each other since the year 2003. Later, they got engaged in September of the year 2012 which was on the day of their love anniversary. Bit on 9th January of 2014, he announced the sad news on the short message on his Twitter account that they had already broken up. Apart from that, Shayne has now reached at the age of 30. Being born in the month of October, his zodiac sign is Libra. He stands at height of five feet and nine inches taller. Besides that, to know more about him as well as his lyrics, he is also active in the Twitter, Instagram and Facebook account.