Niall Horan is N°1

Flicker (Capitol Records), Niall Horan’s debut solo album, entered the Billboard 200 at No. 1 with 152,000 equivalent album units earned during the week ending October 26. To date, Flicker has topped iTunes Top Albums chart in 61 countries.

Available HERE, Flicker contains 10 original songs, including the Platinum-certified hit  This Town, Slow Hands  – which topped the Pop Songs airplay charts in the U.S. and Canada for two consecutive weeks and is also certified Platinum – and Horan’s new single,  Too Much To Ask.  He collaborated with producers Julian Bunetta, Jacquire King and Greg Kurstin to develop the distinctive sound he envisioned for the album.

Horan, who has sold over 70 million records as part of the all-conquering One Direction, launched Flicker with appearances on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” “TODAY,” the BBC’s “Radio 1 Breakfast Show With Nick Grimshaw” and “60 Minutes Australia.”

The final leg of Horan’s sold-out Flicker Sessions 2017 World Tour is underway. It includes shows at New York City’s Beacon Theatre (October 31) and Ryman Auditorium in Nashville (November 13). Tickets are on sale now for the more extensive Flicker World Tour 2018, which will see Horan performing to crowds in Europe, North America, South America and Australasia. Visit http://www.niallhoran.com for itinerary and to purchase tickets.

This Town, the album’s first single, has sold more than three million track equivalent units globally and combined streams now surpass 450 million worldwide. The follow-up single, Slow Hands, went straight to No. 1 in 44 countries and now has more than 820 million combined streams worldwide. Slow Hands has been certified Platinum in the U.S. and New Zealand, 4X Platinum in Australia, 3X Platinum in Ireland and Canada and 2X Platinum in The Netherlands. Horan has been nominated for an American Music Award in the New Artist of the Year category.