Rio 2016: Olly Murs in quit row over city's parade show
Singer Olly Murs has got wrapped up in a row after quitting the Olympic and Paralympic parade show in Manchester.
A spokesman claimed the singer was told to "completely change" his set 24 hours before the Rio 2016 homecoming party.
The call centre worker-turned star's management said, as a result, it decided he would quit the show.
Manchester City Council said Murs absence was the first time an artist had pulled out of an event.
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