For those unfamiliar Westlife was an Irish pop group active between 1998-2012. They had many hits, including ‘Flying Without Wings’, ‘You Raise Me Up’ and their cover of ‘Uptown Girl’ (originally by Billy Joel) to name a few.

Recently, member Shane Filan guested on the South Korean show ‘Immortal Song‘ where he was treated to a rendition of a couple of Westlife songs by the Korean singer Eric Nam.

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Eric sung versions of ‘My Love’ and ‘The Rose’ (the latter originally by Bette Midler, covered by Westlife).

Here is Eric’s performance:

Upon hearing it, Shane commented:

“That was really cool. He did a good cover, and he sang it like it was his own song. I want to sing this version at my concert.”

Shane also sung ‘Beautiful in White’ on the show:

[Translation source: AllKpop].


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