Austin Drage, born June 29, 1986 in Grays, Thurrock, England, is an English singer, songwriter, and actor.

Drage first started singing when he was very young and, while still at school, took part in musical theatre and amateur dramatics. After a spell in boy band 5Boyz, he auditioned and won a place in E4’s gender-swap reality show Boys will be Girls, aired in 2006. Drage has also been lead singer in a glam rock band called The Gunners.

Drage became known to TV audiences when appeared on the popular singing contest, “X Factor UK.”

As well as songwriter’s evolving music career, Drage has also added many television and film credits to his name appearing in the film “Snatch” alongside Brad Pitt in 2000 plus appearances in “The Bill and Casualty.”

He shares his worst habit is, “I’m lazy, nothing will get me out of bed when I’m tired!” And when ask what he thinks of his best feature, he proudly says with a grin, “My muscles!”