Blog posts about Brian McFadden

Kian Egan says Westlife will reform….with Brian McFadden?

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Kian Egan has admitted that despite only splitting less than two years ago, he is already thinking about the day he reunites with his Westlife pals.

The I’m A Celebrity star is currently beavering away on his solo career, having recently launched his first solo album, while concentrating on landing more TV presenting roles, however one day he imagines he’ll be back in the Westlife fold, sitting on his stool, waiting for the key change.

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Brian McFadden to replace Dermot O’Leary on X Factor? NO! We love you Bri, but no…

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It’s been reported today that former Westlife star Brian McFadden is at a bit of a loose end right now, and despite the fact that he’s set to host shows Stand By Your Man on Channel 5 and Ulster Television reality show Who’s Doing The Dishes – which sounds riveting – later this year, he’s apparently been eyeing up Dermot O’Leary’s job on X Factor!

He made the revelation when asked if it he would consider becoming a judge on one of Simon Cowell’s shows again – he was formerly a judge on Australia’s Got Talent – to which he replied, “Being a judge isn’t something I’m looking at right now…” Read more & comment »

One Direction’s Niall Horan just like Brian McFadden from Westlife? Well…..


Brian McFadden seems to think there’s not much separating him from One Direction star Niall Horan.

The former Westlife singer has become rather pally with the Mullingar lad over the last year and thinks that they have more in common and are more alike than most fans would ever realise. We’re not so sure!

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X Factor News: Brian McFadden on Louis Walsh’ sex allegation torment & Rita Ora WON’T be a judge!


Back in 2012, X Factor judge Louis Walsh successfully sued a UK tabloid newspaper over publishing false sex assault allegations about the Irish music mogul, and at the time, Louis revealed that the accusation and the process of clearing his name had had “a terrible effect” on him.

And this weekend, Louis’ friend, Westlife singer Brian McFadden, has stated that Louis’ ordeal “took a bit of his soul.” Read more & comment »

One Direction fans you’re scaring Brian McFadden! He didn’t mean to diss Niall Horan!

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Brian McFadden has admitted that he’s a bit worried and scared by ‘intense’ One Direction fans of late.

The former Westlife star made the grave mistake of comparing himself to Mullingar lad Niall Horan in a recent interview and big, did he face a backlash.

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New One Direction bromance? Niall Horan ran up ‘hefty’ bar bill downing tequila shots with Westlife’s Brian McFadden!

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We reported recently that One Direction star Niall Horan had been with Westlife singer Brian McFadden at the Ultimate Fighting Championship at the O2 Arena, and it seems that afterwards, the party continued with a vengeance…

Apparently, Brian challenged Niall to a tequila-shot drinking contest, and as anyone who’s ever bought a drink in London will know, you need to take out a second mortgage to buy a round, not that money is any kind of an object to multi-millionaire Niall! Read more & comment »

Kerry Katona talks Brian McFadden Christmas split, new pregnancy and bankrupt wedding!

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Kerry Katona has revealed that Christmas time has traditionally been tough for her, but she’s looking forward to this year’s festive season more than usual.

The mum of four split from her first husband, Westlife star Brian McFadden in December many moons ago but now she’s happily engaged to new man George Kay and the pair are expecting their first child together.

Kerry told OK magazine:

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EXCLUSIVE: X Factor’s Luke Friend teases change of image & says of Brian McFadden’s jibe, “I’m not really bothered!”

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Yesterday, we caught up with X Factor star Luke Friend while he was busy rehearsing at the show’s studios in Wembley ahead of tonight’s live show…

And during our chat, Luke teased a “change of image” that may or may not be to do with his infamously unwashed hair!

He also responded to a recent report that claimed former Westlife star Brian McFadden reckoned judge and mentor Louis Walsh had made a mistake in choosing Luke to go through to the live shows… Read more & comment »

X Factor 2013 results: Brian McFadden doesn’t rate Rough Copy, Sam Callahan or Luke Friend!


Brian McFadden has admitted that he thinks his former boss Louis Walsh chose badly when it came to his final three contestants on the X Factor this year.

The former Westlife singer has plenty of judging experience after his stint on Australia’s Got Talent with Dannii Minogue and last night he was in the X Factor studio, casting his watchful eye over the final 11 hopeful acts.

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X Factor 2013 results: Abi Alton gutted with negative comments & Brian McFadden thinks she’s bottom two!

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Abi Alton was a little dejected on last night’s X Factor show.

The young singer tried something very different when she performed a stripped back version of Kylie Minogue’s Can’t Get You Out Of My Head. She had no instruments and even did a few moves with backing dancers on stage.

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