Date of birth
13th September, 1993
Why would a former One Direction star and a massive football club be beefing? Read on...
One of the more bizarre Twitter beefs has erupted overnight as Niall Horan, one of the former stars of One Direction, has gotten involved in a social media spat with Leeds United Football Club.
It all began with Wednesday night’s set of Championship football fixtures, in which Derby County – whom Horan supports – won 4-1 away at much-fancied West Bromwich Albion. Clearly overjoyed with seeing his team cement their position as title challengers, the singer told his 39 million followers “@dcfcofficial are a dream to watch play”.
Irish radio presenter Thomas Crosse replied to his tweet, asking him to “send Leeds United a bit of luck” – the team who went top of the league the same night with their 2-0 victory over Ipswich Town.
Continue reading: Niall Horan And Leeds United In Amusing Twitter Feud
The now four-piece band is one of the biggest exports of the X Factor
Picture the scene: it’s 2010 and the X Factor has already been whittling down the weekends to Christmas for five whole years. Winners have come and then most definitely gone. Simon Cowell’s dress sense is no better. But then a Syco Production created boyband stumbled into second place - and One Direction Mania was born.
Fast forward and what remains of the boys have celebrated their eight year anniversary and got #8YearsOfOneDirection trending.
Continue reading: One Direction Celebrates Eight Years Since Their Formation
Liam Payne has admitted he is careful about what he puts in his songs because he doesn't want to upset anyone with his lyrics.
Liam Payne has censored his lyrics for his fans.
The 'Strip That Down' hitmaker admitted he has had to think twice about some of the words and phrases he uses in his songs because he doesn't want to upset or offend anyone.
He said: ''There's been a few lyrics that have come through where I've thought, 'Hmm will that really rock with my fan base?' So I have to be kind of careful.
Continue reading: Liam Payne Censors Songs
Niall Horan pictured at the 2017 102.7 KIIS FM Jingle Ball Presented by Capital One, taking place at The Forum. The event saw performances from the likes of Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, The Chainsmokers, Kesha and others. - Los Angeles, California, United States - Friday 1st December 2017
Niall Horan is adamant he is a great rapper, and has joked him and Louis Tomlinson will have a rap off soon.
Niall Horan is adamant he is a great rapper.
The 24-year-old singer - who is known for being in the boyband One Direction alongside Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne and Harry Styles - has jokingly reacted to a tweet his pal Louis Tomlinson made about the ''Irish lads'' Sean and Conor Price rapping on 'The X Factor' over the weekend.
The 'Back To You' hitmaker tweeted: ''I like these little Irish lads but enough with the rapping (sic).''
Continue reading: Niall Horan Is Adamant He Is A Great Rapper
Horan, who announced his first solo album 'Flicker' this week, told the BBC that 1D's first ever gig at the Watford Colosseum in 2011 was "a disaster".
In a new wide-ranging interview with the BBC, the 24 year old Irish singer revealed that 1D’s first ever live performance, in Watford Colosseum way back in December 2011, was “a disaster”.
“I never want to talk about that gig again,” Horan winced. “Worst night of my life. The worst One Direction show ever.”
Camila Cabello was a One Direction ''superfan'', and even ''cried'' over a shoe that was thrown into the audience by band member Niall Horan.
Camila Cabello was a One Direction ''superfan''.
The 20-year-old singer has admitted she once ''cried'' over a shoe that was thrown into the audience by band member Niall Horan at one of the 'History' hitmakers' shows in Miami.
Asked about her own experiences of being a fan and why she thinks that makes her relatable to her own fans, the former Fifth Harmony member said: ''I was a One Direction superfan, I even had my Twitter account dedicated to them. I remember that two months before auditioning for 'The X Factor', I saw their show in Miami and Niall [Horan] threw a shoe to the audience, and when the concert ended, a group of girls and me were crying for the shoe.
Continue reading: Camila Cabello: I Was A One Direction 'superfan'
The star is part of the famous band currently on a hiatus
One fourth of famous pop group One Direction has revealed his new solo career is harder to cope with than being part of the internationally famous band. Louis Tomlinson - who tragically lost his mum last year - is currently on a hiatus from 1D and pursuing his own music.
The 25-year-old released his debut solo single - Just Hold On - as a collaboration with American DJ Steve Aoki in December 2016 as he and his bandmates, Niall Horan, Harry Styles and Liam Payne, continue to take time out of One Direction.
Niall Horan has teased that his debut solo album will be ready later this year.
Niall Horan is hoping to drop his debut solo album ''later this year.''
The One Direction singer has received rave reviews following the release of his two singles 'This Town' and 'Slow Hands' and, although he can't wait to give fans more content, he's not ready to share his LP just yet as he's still coming up with a name.
Speaking on 'Lorraine', he said: ''I listen to a lot of 80s funk rock, and I started playing on the piano and that came up... and hopefully the album will be later this year. I'm still trying to come up with the name, we've only recently just finished recording it.''
Continue reading: Niall Horan To Drop Solo Album This Year
Niall Horan believes One Direction was like a ''circus'' because they used to travel around in convoy all the time and being solo is a lot different.
Niall Horan believes One Direction was like being in a ''circus''.
The 23-year-old singer is making waves in the entertainment industry as a solo artist after the boy band decided to take a hiatus in August 2015, and the Irish hunk has revealed when he was in the group with Zayn Malik, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson and Liam Payne the ''massive team'' travelled together with cars driving in convoys, which he has likened to the travelling entertaining group.
Speaking to the Metro newspaper, Niall said: ''The biggest part [about going solo] is not having a massive team around me. We were like a circus - convoys of cars and police everywhere and thousands of fans.''
Continue reading: Niall Horan Believes One Direction Was Like A 'circus'
Niall Horan seen on stage at Ariana Grande's One Love Manchester concert - The concert was set up to benefit the victims of the terror attack after Ariana's Manchester show the other week. Stars from the US and UK both graced the stage and played a concert full of emotion and love. The even was held at Old Trafford Cricket Ground - Manchester, United Kingdom - Sunday 4th June 2017
The One Directioner released his self-titled album on 12 May
One Direction may have broken the hearts of fans worldwide when they took a "hiatus" in January 2016 but Directioners everywhere have been repeatedly treated to a bevvie of solo singles first. This time the man on top is Harry Styles who has just made history with his self-titled debut album.
The album - which was released on May 12 - topped the Billboard 200 album chart with over 230,000 equivalent album units sold, making it the biggest debut sales week for a U.K. male artist’s first album in the US.
Continue reading: Harry Styles Made History With His Debut Album