'I couldn't afford to buy my son a £30 toy,': reveals bankrupt Westlife Shane Filan
Westlife were once the world's biggest boy band, and Shane Filan was their lead singer. But last year Shane, 34, was forced to file for bankruptcy after supposedly falling victim to Irish property bubble.
Times are hard: Westlife's Shane Filan left with just his wedding ring after 'devastating' £18 million bankruptcy debt
He was once in one of the most successful Irish boybands of all time, reportedly raking in hundreds of thousands of pounds a year.
'We don't hang out' Shane Filan talks being neighbours with Kian Egan - EVOKE.ie
Even though they’re both back living in their native Sligo, there’s been no Westlife reunion between former bandmates Shane Filan and Kian Egan. Filan, 36, returned to the West of Ireland with his family last Christmas, two years after he was forced to move to the UK following filing
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Shane Filan Photos Photos - Kian Egan, Shane Filan, Mark Feehily and Nicky Byrne of Westlife announce first every show at Wembley Stadium on September 12, 2019 in London, England. Westlife Wembley Stadium Show Announcement