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Niall Horan, Irish singer-songwriter

Niall Horan is an Irish singer-songwriter and guitarist, best known for being a member of the immensely popular British-Irish boy band One Direction. Born on September 13, 1993, in Mullingar, County Westmeath, Ireland, Horan began his musical journey by playing the guitar and singing at a young age.

Horan's rise to fame started when he auditioned for the British television show "The X Factor" in 2010. Although he didn't make it as a solo contestant, the judges recognised his talent and grouped him with four other contestants – Harry Styles, Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson, and Zayn Malik – to form One Direction. The band went on to achieve massive global success, releasing five chart-topping albums, selling out stadium tours, and gathering a dedicated fanbase.

Following One Direction's hiatus in 2016, Horan embarked on a solo career, releasing his debut solo album, "Flicker," in 2017. The album received positive reviews and featured hit singles such as "This Town" and "Slow Hands." He followed up with his second album, "Heartbreak Weather," in 2020, showcasing his growth as a songwriter and musician.

Throughout his career, both with One Direction and as a solo artist, Niall Horan has garnered numerous awards and accolades, solidifying his status as one of the most popular and talented musicians of his generation.

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