How Much is the Singer Niall Horan Worth?
Who doesn’t know the famous boy band of this generation- One Direction. Although the recent split of the band caused much heartbreak in the fan base, Niall Horan, the Irish band member has still managed to keep his career in a steady line.
Earning from his singing career, he has managed to make the huge amount of $10 Million as his current net worth.
Born on September 13, 1993, the young singer/ songwriter Neil James Horan is a Mullingar, Ireland-based artist. He was born to his parents Bobby Horan and Maura Gallagher.
His parents however split when he was just five years old. That was initially a hard time for both his brother Greg Horan and him spending time with both his parents. Finally deciding to live with his father, they moved in with him.
For his primary schooling, he attended the St. Kenny’s National School. After that, he then joined the Colaiste Mhuire, which is a Catholic boys school.
While still in his high school, Horan taught himself to play the guitar taking lessons from YouTube.
Starting his career, he was first noticed by his aunt when he was singing in the car. She initially thought that the radio was on and was shocked when she found out that it was Niall who was singing.
Performing at the Mullingar Arts Centre, he started his starting career.
Gaining some experience as a singer, Niall auditioned for the seventh season of the reality talent hunt show- The X Factor in Dublin. Getting mixed feedback from the judges, he still got through the audition round.
However, he did not make it to the next round but was put into the group of four other boys to compete in the competition. Yet again, the group failed to go through.
The group included- Harry Styles, Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson and Zayn Malik and formed the boy group- One Direction.
After the group could not make it to the finals in the competition, the group got signed by Cowell for a record contract. The group debuted with their first album- Up All Night in 2011.
Peaking at number one on the US Billboard 200, the band became the first British band to peak at number one. Promoting the album, the group started their tour- Up All Night Tour releasing the tour’s DVD later on. The following year, they released their second album- Take Me Home. Once again, topping the charts, it reached number one on the UK Billboard and worldwide.
The boy band quickly gained fame and was followed by millions of fan members. On the 25 of November 2013, they released yet another album- Midnight Memories. Success followed them yet again when they released their fourth album- Four on November 17, 2014.
However, the band split up when one of the member- Zayn Malik left the group. Their fifth studio album- Made in A.M. became their last release before the band ended their collaborative work.
As a solo artist
Signing a deal right after the separation of the group, it was announced that he will soon be releasing his debut solo album. He released his first solo single- This Town on September 29. 2016.
Peaking up to number 9 on the UK singles chart, the single also reached number 20 on the US Billboard Hot 100.
|Name||Niall James Horan|
|Date of birth||September 13, 1993|
|Birthplace||Mullingar, County Westmeath, Ireland|
|Height||5’8″ (173 cm)|
|Married||In a Relationship|
|Father’s name||Bobby Horan|
|Mother’s name||Maura Gallagher|
|Net Worth||$10 Million|
Relationship and Love Life
The young and talented singer has sparked quite the rumors when it comes to his love life. He dated his ex-girlfriend model Melissa Whitelaw since 2014. Their relation lasted only for a year splitting in 2015.
However, he has been rumored to have dated- Selena Gomez, Thalia Heffernan, Anitta, Barbara Palvin, Ellie Goulding, Shae-Lee Ryan as well as Amy Green.
But all of these are just rumors and none of this has ever been confirmed.
Famous for his good looks and incredible singing talent, he has a lot of fan base.
Following him also on his social accounts, he has over 28 million followers on his Twitter and over 18 million followers on his Instagram account.
Making his way up the success through his music, he has made a career out of his singing. Earning from all of his sponsors and brand endorsement and largely from his singing career, he currently has an estimated net worth amount that is worth- $10 Million.
Rumors and Controversy
Singer Niall Horan involved in stage accident
The infamous boy band- One Direction performed their concert on Antwerp, Belgium while on their tour. During the performance, one of the member- Niall Horan got involved in a serious incident onstage that made him dislocate his knee. He was also diagnosed with floating kneepad.
After the tour ended, the singer received a major reconstructive surgery in 2014. After his surgery, he was even required to have physical therapy in order for his knee to come back in normal conditions.
Although no lasting damage was done, he went through seven weeks of severe physical therapy.