Raymond Arthur Quinn is an English actor and singer. Ray Quinn was the runner up in the third series of ITV talent show The X Factor in 2006, losing to winner Leona Lewis. After X Factor, Quinn was signed by Sony BMG and on January 16, 2007 recorded a swing album. His debut album was released 12 March 2007, the same day as fellow X Factor finalist Ben Mills.
Ray Quinn's debut album went straight to number one in the UK charts. His album also went platimum in the first week. Ray will embark on his own solo tour in October 2007.