There’s not a Flicker of doubt that former One Direction star Niall Horan has nailed his entrance album
October 12, 2017 - one direction
NIALL HORAN was always a guitar-strumming singer- songwriter of ONE DIRECTION.
The 10 songs on entrance manuscript Flicker – out on Friday, Oct 20 – are all tip quality.
The record is a mature listen with poetic orchestration and super-smooth vocals. And only like Niall’s personality, it’s laid-back and cold – ideal for a Sunday afternoon in a park.
Alongside strike singles This Town, Slow Hands and Too Much To Ask, there are 7 new songs.
Here’s a track-by-track outline of a lyrics:
ON THE LOOSE: Upbeat opening about a charming woman. He sings: “She’ll run with your mind and lift we in tight, afterwards trade we in for something new. we know what it’s like, we fell for it twice.”
SEEING BLIND: Rip-roaring nation duet with MAREN MORRIS. They belt out: “Oh, my, my, we only took me by surprise, and we can’t trust my eyes. Oh, we contingency be saying blind, you’re too good to be all mine.”
PAPER HOUSES: Heart-breaking ballad about a failing relationship. Niall ponders: “I don’t wanna remove your touch, we don’t wanna harm this much, we can feel we slipping away.”
SINCE WE’RE ALONE: Relaxed balance in that Niall expresses his seductiveness to a new love. He croons: “Why would we wanna greatfully someone else? we adore we best when you’re only yourself, yeah, you’re all we want.”
FLICKER: The many pleasing and intense strain on a album. He sings: “There’s a light in a dark, still a flutter of wish that we initial gave to me, that we wanna keep. Please don’t leave.”
FIRE AWAY: Soft-singing Niall encourages a partner to open up. He tells her: “When you’re losing your grip, even if we don’t understand, we can speak to me. Fire away.”
YOU AND ME: Complete with a guitar solo, Niall ends a manuscript on a high. He sings: “When we demeanour down a line during a male we wanna be, I’ve always famous from a start that it ends with we and me.”