Niall Horan Unveils New Solo Single ‘This Town’

Former One Directio band mate, Niall Horan, surprised his fans on Thursday by releasing his debut solo single, ‘This Town.’

Back in May Horan confirmed that he was working on new material, and today we get our first listen.  “Been workin in the studio, wanted to share this song I just wrote with u guys, Thank you for always being there.”  Horan wrote the song with Jamie Scott, Mike Needle and Daniel Bryer, the track was produced by Greg Kurstin.

In a statement, Horan expressed his enthusiasm for this new stage in his career. "I'm excited to announce I have signed a record deal with Capitol Records USA and released my first solo song," he said. "Thank you to all the One Direction fans for your love and support as always. I'm looking forward to the next part of this journey together."

-Devashree Goenka