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Westlife: We’re still on top of our game

Westlife lead singer Shane Filan, ahead of the Irish band’s one-off gig tomorrow, is gung-ho about their new lease of life. The star gets candid about parting with music mogul Simon Cowell, new singles and facing off against the younger boy bands.
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Westlife land €100k gig in millionaires’ playground-minus former boss Cowell

Chart-toppers Westlife will be adding to their bulging bank accounts after nabbing an exclusive gig in Dubai.

The Herald can reveal how the four Irish stars are being flown to the millionaire’s playground to perform a once-off concert for the Jebel Ali International Hotel’s 30th anniversary celebrations.
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Backstage with Westlife – Xpose 11.04.2011

Flying Without Wings

We caught up with Westlife backstage at their show at the O2 this weekend.

http://www.mirrorcreator.com/files/1XPOALLC/Backstage_with_Westlife_1_11-04-2011.flv_links

Backstage with Westlife

More footage of our special behind the scenes interview with Westlife at their sold out show.

http://www.mirrorcreator.com/files/06RPUSPM/Backstage_with_Westlife_2_11-04-2011.flv_links

Thanks to Allena for the links.

Categories Interviews Radio

Nicky interview on Raidió na Life 106.4FM

Darren Cleary talks to Nicky Byrne from Westlife about the tour, walking away from Simon Cowell’s record label, the new album and much more.

This is the full interview, part of which was aired on Raidió na Life 106.4FM.

Nicky Byrne Interview by cleaps

Categories Music News

News about Westlife’s new record deal


  • the year deal is 4 singles
  • a Greatest Hits album
  • they will be recording 4 songs in May with John Shanks
  • the new single release in August
  • if they want to stay with RCA it could be a 4 album deal that would cover till 2020 earning them 7 million Euro

Source: Irish News Of The World/westlife.com’s forum