Niall Horan was born in Mullingar, Ireland in September 13, 1993. Niall made his first impact on the charts as part of One Direction in 2010, the band put together by The X Factor, where they finished third behind winner Matt Cardle and runner-up Rebecca Ferguson. Niall followed the band’s hiatus in 2016 with the release of his solo debut single This Town, and a year later with his debut album Flicker. A keen sportsman despite a wonky knee-cap which put paid to a promising football career, he also runs a successful golf management company Modest Golf. In March 2020, Niall Horan claimed his first UK Number 1 album on the Official Albums Chart with Heartbreak Weather.