Nicky Byrne Biography (Wikipedia)
Nicholas Bernard James Adam Byrne, Jr. (born 9 October 1978) is an Irish singer-songwriter, radio and TV presenter, dancer, and former semi-professional footballer, best known for being a member of Irish music band Westlife; he was the band's oldest member. Before his music career, he played professional football, representing Republic of Ireland at several junior levels. Since then he has had a successful TV and radio presenting career. His wife Georgina is the daughter of former Taoiseach, Bertie Ahern, and they have twin sons called Rocco Bertie Byrne and Jay Nicky Byrne and a daughter called Gia.
On 7 September 2012, it was announced that Byrne would be a contestant for the tenth series of Strictly Come Dancing. He was the ninth contestant to be eliminated. He was ranked number two on Ireland's Sexiest Man of 2014. After RTÉ internally chose him to represent Ireland, he released the song "Sunlight" and performed it in the second semi-final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 competition in Stockholm on May 12, 2016, but failed to advance to the May 14 final.
- Nicky Byrne chats to Patrick Kieltyhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03sdk60.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03sdk60.jpg2016-04-27T15:56:00.000ZNicky Byrne chats to Patrick Kielty about being Ireland's Eurovision Song Contest hopefulhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03sdl8r
Nicky Byrne chats to Patrick Kielty
- Nicky Byrne (Ireland): 'Sunlight'http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03nycf9.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03nycf9.jpg2016-03-30T16:02:00.000ZWritten by: N.Byrne, W.Hector and R.Hardimanhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03pj9hm
Nicky Byrne (Ireland): 'Sunlight'
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