As Westlife ended, Mark Feehily also split up with his long-term boyfriend. He admits it took time to readjust, but is very much back on track, with a new album, solo gigs and a support slot for Mariah Carey, writes
Former Westlife singers Kian Egan and Nicky Byrne have developed a bitter rivalry because Kian, 33, was paid £40,000 (€47,956) more to take part in ITV's 'I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here!' earlier this month than Nicky, 35, earned for appearing on the BBC series 'Strictly Come Dancing' last year.
The bruises and blood in my photo might be make-up, but it represents real blood and bruises I had as a result of a very real beating, or three, I received not long before I joined Westlife. To this day, I still have memories of that experience within me that shape who I am.