Niall Horan is a well-known Irish singer who is best known to be a member of the band ‘One Direction’. He became popular after appearing on the reality television show ‘The X Factor’ in 2010. He is a songwriter and together with One Direction, Horan has released many albums. He has also released a solo album. Keep reading to know more about Niall Horan’s net worth in 2018.
Niall Horan Early Life
Niall James Horan was born in Mullingar, Ireland on 13 September 1993 to his parents Maura Gallagher and Bobby Horan.
He first went to St. Kenny’s National School primary school and later attended the Catholic boys school Coláiste Mhuire. One of his biggest influences is Michael Bublé. He is also a fan of Frank Sinatra, The Eagles, The Script, Dean Martin, Bon Jovi, and Fleetwood Mac.
As a teenager, Niall Horan has performed in a fundraiser of the Shamrocks at the Mullingar Arts Centre. He has been involved in various sports and has created the charity event “Horan and Rose Gala” along with Justin Rose. He is also friends with Rory McIlroy and Novak Djokovic.
Niall Horan has possibly dated Holly Scally, Amy Green, Louise Thompson, Zoe Whelan, Barbra Palvin, Thafia Heffernan, and Melissa Whitelaw.
Niall Horan Career, Awards & Achievement
At the age of 16 years, Niall Horan auditioned in The X Factor in 2010. He failed to qualify in the ‘Boys’ category but was placed in a group along with Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne, and Harry Styles. They went on to be called ‘One Direction’. The group finished at 3rd place in the show.
In 2011, One Direction released their debut studio album entitled ‘Up All Night’. It became a multi-platinum certified album. It sold more than 4 million copies in the US alone. A year later, they released the album ‘Take Me Home’. This too became a massive hit. This was followed by the albums ‘Midnight Memories’, ‘’Four’, and ‘Made in the A.M.’.
They have also released many singles including “”What Makes You Beautiful”, “Little Things”, “One Way or Another”, “Drag Me Down”, and “Best Song Ever”. One Direction has also released 1 video album and 6 EPs.
As a solo artist, Niall Horan released his album ‘Flicker’ in October 2017. He has also guest-appeared in many TV shows including ‘Saturday Night Live’.
Awards & Achievements
Niall Horan is the winner of the 2017 Teen Choice Awards and the 2016 People’s Choice Awards. He was won many awards for One Direction. They have won seven American Music Awards out of ten nominations. They are also the winner of 8 Music Video Honours and 5 ARIA Music Awards. Other awards won by the group include Bambi Awards, BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards, Billboard Music Awards, Japan Gold Disc Awards, MTV Awards, and World Music Awards.
Net Worth of Niall Horan
Niall Horan has an estimated net worth of more than $24 million. He made this fortune from the sale of his albums. In 2014, the group grossed over $282 million by various tours. One Direction has been named as the second highest earning celebrities in the world by Forbes. They have sold millions of records worldwide and all their albums have been certified multi-platinum.
Niall Horan is considered one of the most popular singers in the world. He found considerable success after being with his band ‘One Direction’. They are the youngest group to earn in millions. They have been doing various concerts around the world.Horan has become a youth idol across the world and has got many fans. He has also appeared in films. As a solo artist, he has also released the singles “This Town”, “Slow Hands”, and “Too Much to Ask”, and have become massive hits.