* Shane Filan was born on July 5th 1979 in Sligo, Ireland
*Shane’s star sign is a Cancer
* Shane is 5 ft 9 inches high!
* Shane has hazel green eyes
* Shane’s nickname is PC which stands for Pure Class!
* He has no tatoo’s
* Shane went to Summer Hill College in Sligo
* Shane has a german…
He has also written songs for other artists, (together with his former bandmate McFadden):
- Listen Girl sung by John Ostberg
- Let Me Be the One sung by Simon Casey (the song written by only Shane himself)
- The Music Won’t Last / Music Won’t Last by Jerry Given
In the week beginning 26 April 2010, an unreleased solo song by Shane called “Beautiful In White” leaked onto the Internet, but it was credited as being recorded by Shayne Ward instead of Shane.
Shane participated and won with a team on Soccer Aid 2010 a British charity football match against the Rest of the World team, snd scored a penalty kick in the shoot out.
Following in the footsteps of his bandmate, Kian, Shane appeared as Walsh’s guest judge in the groups category of The X Factor.
Shane has also co-written a few songs, along with the other band members, including:
- Fragile Heart
- Bop Bop Baby (Became a hit single and made it into #5 in U.K. singles charts)
- Don’t Say It’s Too Late
- I wanna grow old with you
- I’m missing loving you
- Singing Forever
- Where we belong
- Never knew I was losing you
- Love Crime
- How Does It Feel
- Crying Girl
- Reason For Living
- Miss You When I’m Dreaming
- Too Hard To Say Goodbye