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Westlife are Nicky, Kian, Mark and Shane. They were signed by Simon Cowell in 1998 along with former band member Brian McFadden. They've so far had 10 chart topping albums, 40 million sales and 14 number ones!

Full names: Nicky Byrne, Kian Egan, Mark Feehily, Shane Filan (Brian McFadden was in the band until 2004)
Career highlights: 14 number ones, 10 chart-topping albums, 40million sales, playing to 83,000 fans at Croke Park.
Highest charting single: All 14 of these tracks have topped the UK charts... 'Swear It Again' (1999), 'If I Let You Go' (1999), 'Flying Without Wings' (1999), 'I Have A Dream / Seasons In The Sun' (1999), 'Fool Again' (2000), 'Against All Odds' w/ Mariah Carey (2000), 'My Love' (2000), 'Uptown Girl' (2001), 'Queen of My Heart' (2001), 'World Of Our Own' (2002), 'Unbreakable' (2002), 'Mandy' (2003), 'You Raise Me Up' (2005), 'The Rose' (2006)

Recommended Tracks:

Downloads:

Flying Without Wings
The Rose
Swear it Again You Raise Me Up
Uptown Girl Home

Key Facts:

  • When Westlife first formed they were all under twenty years old!
  • They were signed by Simon Cowell in 1998 along with former band member Brian McFadden.
  • Westlife were originally called Westside, but there was already a band with that name so they had to change it.
  • The boys were originally managed by Louis Walsh and Ronan Keating.
  • 2010 will see Westlife embark on their 10th tour entitled 'Where We Are Tour'.

Highlights:

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  • REO Speedwagon Keep On Loving You

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  • Kenny Loggins Footloose

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  • Christopher Cross The Best That You Can Do (Arthur's Theme)

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Entertainment

Saturdays on the red carpet Gigs

Check out the artists on tour and how to buy tickets including Kylie, The Saturdays and 'Here Come the Girls'.

Rich + Kat The Big Top 40 Show

Join Rich Clarke and Kat Shoop for The Big Top 40 Show. You can change the Top 10 by downloading songs during the show.