WATCH: Tom Grennan & Niall Horan Have A Surprising Family Connection

9 November 2021, 08:48 | Updated: 25 November 2021, 10:40

Tom Grennan speaks about working with Niall Horan

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As well as topping the charts, Tom Grennan and Niall Horan have another thing in common...

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Tom Grennan joined Capital Breakfast with Roman Kemp and spoke about his Irish roots and family connections to his friend and singer, Niall Horan.

While chatting, the 26-year-old revealed the former One Direction member "went to school with one of [his] first cousins".

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Speaking to Roman, Sonny and Sian, Tom explained: "Do you know what’s weird right, he’s from a place called Mullingar and my dad’s Irish and my dad’s from a place called Offaly, which is the same kind of county. But he knows all of my cousins."

Commenting on the weird coincidence, Tom continued: "It’s mental that these worlds collide."

Tom Grennan has a family connection to Niall Horan
Tom Grennan has a family connection to Niall Horan. Picture: Station owned

Fans got excited back in October when Tom shared a video to Instagram of himself, Niall and Lewis Capaldi singing together.

Tom captioned the video: "Life is strange but wonderful thing! Making music and making new friends Oh America i do love ya 💚"

Tom Grennan sings with Niall Horan and Lewis Capaldi

When questioned about when and if a future collab was on the way, Tom replied: “I hope soon, but who knows. We just met for the first time and he’s such a nice guy and [I’m a] massive fan”

Tom continued: “Hopefully next time I’m in LA or when he’s back here we’ll do some stuff."

Fingers crossed our ears will be blessed very soon!

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