Olly Murs Asks Cheryl Cole For Her Number

7 March 2012, 07:36 | Updated: 7 March 2012, 07:49

The 'Heart Skips A Beat' singer takes to Twitter to declare his interest in the Girls Aloud star.

Olly Murs has taken to his Twitter account to ask Cheryl Cole for her number saying "can't blame a guy for trying".

The 'Oh My Goodness' had earlier tweeted the singer who later replied yesterday (6th March) and asked how the former X Factor star was.

She tweeted "sod it ill tweet you back lol... Hope your good babe xx."

The 'Dance With Me Tonight' star then responded with the request for the 'Parachute' singer's didgits.

He wrote: "Haha sod it @CherylCole I'll ask for your number then #cantblameaguyfortrying #worthashot lol haha x"

The singer has made no secret of his single status in the past with close friend and JLS star Aston Merrygold recently admitting the pair are both single out of choice.

Meanwhile, Cheryl is readying the release of her new studio album which is expected later this year and took to her Twitter account earlier this month to seemingly post lyrics from a new song to her fans.