WATCH: Tom Grennan & Niall Horan Have A Surprising Family Connection
9 November 2021, 08:48 | Updated: 25 November 2021, 10:40
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".
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."
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 💚"
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!