Everything is put together for me as a solo artist.
“It’s exciting to be able to go into the studio with no rule box and no formua…
It’s great to feel secure and happy, it really is.” The singer announced his split with his long term boyfriend Kevin Mc Daid on Twitter in December 2011 after seven years together. The Sligo-born singer later opened up to the press about the break-up.
We won’t be answering any questions about this as it’s a very private matter,” he tweeted at the time.
had been dating since January 2005 after having met at a Cheerios Childline Concert in Ireland.
Feehily said that while he did not intend on getting married right away, he was happy to know he could form a civil partnership in Britain with the recent passing of the Civil Partnership Act.He entered a French detox and weight loss camp in 2014 and has also started his own catering business which sees him serving food and hot drinks from the back of a van as he travels to festivals and events around the UK and Ireland.“There is someone special and I’m really, really happy at the moment,” he said speaking on TV3’s 7 O’Clock Show. “When you’re faced with a challenge in life you can either let it consume you or you can stand up and try and learn as a person and move on.The singer previously paid tribute to late Boyzone singer Stephen Gately, saying: “He was the first member of a boyband to come out, and, in hindsight, it helped me and probably lots of other gay lads to understand their sexuality and come out.” Feehily announced his engagement in 2010 on Twitter.He rose to fame as one of the two lead singers of the boy band Westlife. Before Westlife, Feehily, Filan and Kian Egan were members of the band IOYOU, which released the single "Together Girl Forever".As a child, singing and playing the tin whistle were important elements in his life.His favourite singer has always been the American super diva, Mariah Carey.“It’s my first major relationship and obviously my first break-up so I’m dealing with it.“I think I’m dealing with it quite well but I wouldn’t lie and say it’s easy.His parents are Marie (née Verdon) and Oliver Feehily.He spent his childhood in a picturesque environment with two younger brothers and many cousins.