English singer and dancer known for being a member of the boy band JLS and for being a finalist on season five of The X Factor.His albums JLS, Outta This World, Jukebox, and Evolution had totaled four top ten singles and he became a judge for the British dance show, Got to Dance.He, like Harry Styles of One Direction, gained fame by competing as a member of a boy band on The X Factor.BEFORE FAME
He aspired to play soccer professionally until injuring his foot. He portrayed Michael Jackson on Stars in Their Eyes, singing 'Rockin' Robin.'PERSONAL LIFE
He was raised with five brothers and one sister. He dated his backing dancer Sarah Richards in 2012.FUN FACTS
Pop Singer Aston Merrygold were born on Saturday, in a leap year, birthstone is Amethyst, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of Dragon, it is 357 days until Aston Merrygold next birthday.