Niall Horan Story
Niall Horan is the second youngest, the only Irish member of One Direction, a London based English Irish pop-boy band. Other members of the band are Louis William Tomlinson, Harry Edward Styles and Liam James Payne. He was a participant in the X Factor, a televised singing competition, and was eliminated after the semi-finals.
Niall teamed up with other fellow contestants to form the One Direction band. His band had released four albums so far, and earned a number of awards. Niall Horan is particularly popular for his blonde looks and pleasing personality.
Niall is the younger son of Maura Gallagher and Bobby Horan. His parents divorced when he was 5 years of age, and he lived with his father in Mullingar. By the time he was 11 years old, he started playing guitar and performing in local events.
In 2010, Niall auditioned for The X Factor, 7th series in Dublin. Judges gave him mixed comments, and finally voted him yes to let through. Although he could not qualify for ‘Boys’ category, Nicole Scherzinger, the guest judge suggested him, along with 4 other boys, to form One Direction, which entered the finals and received 3rd rank.
After signing a contract with Syco Music, the band released Up All Night, its first studio album, followed by Take me Home, Live While We’re Young, Midnight Memories, and Four. In 2015, Niall announced that he is working on their 5th album, and he is contributing a lot towards it by writing.
Niall Horan has a lovable personality, with a boy-next-door appeal. He looks cute, and is more popular for his blonde sweet looks. He has colors of Irish flag stuck on the bottom of his microphone, which shows his love for his homeland. He is the only member of One Direction who does not have a body tattoo.
Awards and Achievements
One Direction has won 5 BRIT awards, 3 NME awards, 2 Kids’ Choice awards, 4 MTV Video Music awards, and many more. They were nominated for 19 awards in the Teen Choice Awards, and won all of them. The band has also been awarded with 2 American Music awards.
Niall has rumors to be involved with Freya Mavor and Demi Lovato, but he denies them. He has also dated Holly Scally and Melissa Whitelaw. In spite of so many relationships, he does not believe in sex before marriage. He has blue eyes, is left handed, likes to sing in the shower, and does not feel comfortable talking about his body. He likes golfing, and watching soccer and wrestling.
Niall Horan is young, he is charismatic, and remains the star of his band while performing. He does not speak too much in front of the media, but his talent speaks for him.