Former One Route member to carry out at White Home St. Patrick’s Day festivities

Former One Route member Niall Horan will kick off the White Home’s celebration of St. Patrick’s Day with a efficiency of his hit songs.

Though it appears White Home press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre doesn’t know of him, ask any 20-something-year-old girl and she or he’ll provide you with simply the fitting response.

Former One Route member and 2010s Irish heartthrob Niall Horan shall be kicking off the White Home’s celebration of St. Patrick’s Day with a efficiency of his hit songs.

Press secretary Jean-Pierre joked, “Niall is a multi-platinum-selling singer/songwriter who has toured the globe, together with with One Route. Going to maintain my feedback to myself on One Route, I don’t know who they’re. Sorry. Lots of you, I’m positive, do.”

Horan will carry out on the annual St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Presentation ceremony on Friday afternoon. The ceremony is closed to the general public, however shall be televised.

The previous boyband member additionally begins his long-awaited 2023 tour in Boston in Could. He’s at the moment in his first season of teaching on “The Voice” singing competitors.

The White Home can even host Prime Minister of Eire Leo Varadkar for a bilateral assembly and to affix within the festivities with President Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.

Varadkar, often known as the taoiseach, and his companion, Matthew Barrett, will attend a breakfast with Vice President Kamala Harris and her husband, Doug Emhoff. Then they’ll head to the U.S. Capitol for a lunch with congressional leaders and Biden earlier than the 2 leaders convene.

The assembly with one of many prime U.S. allies comes after Biden stated he plans to go to each the Republic of Eire and Northern Eire this 12 months, the twenty fifth anniversary of the U.S.-brokered Good Friday accord, which helped finish sectarian violence that had raged for 3 a long time over the problem of Northern Eire unifying with Eire or remaining a part of the UK.

The Related Press contributed to this report.

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