Dean Ray – Entertainment Bureau – Book finalists and contestants from X factor



Dean Ray is one of Australia’s favourite contestants from X factor 2014. Based in Melbourne Vic.

Australia has seen many artists over the years make their professional debut on various TV talent shows, including Australia’s Got Talent, The X factor, So You Think You Can Dance and The Voice. These artists go onto recording careers and corporate engagements for the private sector.

Here at The Entertainment Bureau, we can source any of these artists and help give your next event that extra bit of WOW factor. Whether it be a solo performance or a full band engagement, we can help connect you with the celebrity artist of your choice. Call today for an obligation free quote.

DEAN RAY BIO – X Factor 2014

Dean Ray is a 22 year-old contestant from Melbourne, Victoria. Ray grew up travelling around Australia with his country music-performing parents. Prior to entering The X Factor, Ray earned a living busking around the streets of Melbourne. He sang “Bette Davis Eyes” by Kim Carnes at his audition and progressed to the super bootcamp round of the competition. For the first challenge of bootcamp, Ray was placed into a group with three other contestants from his category to perform a song together for the judges. Ray made it to the second bootcamp challenge, where he performed “Yellow” by Coldplay to the judges and a live audience of one thousand. He then progressed to the home visits round in New York City and performed “Dancing Queen” by ABBA in front of his mentor Natalie Bassingthwaighte and guest mentor Jennifer Lopez. Bassingthwaighte later selected Ray for the live shows.