Oritse Williams is an English singer, songwriter and dancer. He is best known as the founding member of the boy band JLS. They were the runners up on the 5th season of “The X Factor” in 2008. He also won the dancing competition “Stepping Out” in 2013.

Born on November 27, 1986 in London, Oritse, set up a band with friends Aston Merrygold, Marvin Humes, JB Gill and it was called UFO. Later on the group auditioned for the C Factor and changed their name to JLS. After their initial success, they went on to sell 10 million records worldwide and top the charts multiple times. They also won 5 MOBOs and 2 BRIT Awards.

On September 14, 2018, he was charged with rape of a fan in Wolverhampton.

Full NameOrapiste Jolomi Matthew Soloman Williams
Nick NameOrapiste, Oritse Williams
OccupationSinger, Songwriter, dancer


Personal Details:

Date of BirthNovember 27, 1986
Age (as in 2018)31 years old
Born PlaceWest London, England
Sun SignSagittarius


Education Details

QualificationSchool Graduate
SchoolLarmenier & Sacred Heart Primary School, British International School, Cardinal Vaughan Memorial School
CollegeNot Available



FatherNot Available
MotherSonia Willaims
BrotherTemisan Williams
SisterNaomi Williams
ChildrenOmre Williams


Oritse Williams Height and Weight

Oritse Williams HeightIn feet: 5 feet 10 inches
In meters: 1.78 m
In centimeters: 178 cm
WeightIn Kg: 78 kg
In Pounds: 172 pounds


Physical Stats

Chest size40 inches
Waist size30 inches
Biceps size13 inches
Shoe size8 (US)
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack


Oritse Williams Girlfriend /Wives and Affairs

Marital StatusUnmarried
Current relationship withHe might be single right now
Past AffairsHe was in relationship with Aimee Jade Azari whom with he had a child together in 2014, a son named Omre Williams.


Earning Details

SalaryNot Known
Net Worth$1.5 million


Best Known forOritse Williams is best known as the founding member of the band JLS. He also won the dancing competition Stepping Out in 2013.


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