Niall Horan's Sophisticated Style Shines During His Billboard Cover Shoot

Niall Horan photographed on Dec. 2, 2016 in Los Angeles.
David Needleman

Niall Horan photographed on Dec. 2, 2016 in Los Angeles.

With his new single, "Slow Hands" rising on the Billboard Hot 100 and the star of his very own current Billboard cover, Niall Horan, has transitioned from former boy-bander to a solo artist with a new approach to classic style. On the set of his first solo cover shoot with Billboard, photographed by David Needleman at his Laurel Canyon home in Los Angeles, the 23-year-old shows off his sophisticated yet laid back style, proving the days of his boy band image are long gone – with some help from his stylist, Ellie Stidolph. Check out some of the dapper get-ups Horan wore below.

Horan sports a casual yet cool look in a black James Perse t-shirt, gray Paige cardigan and dark wash denim jeans.

 The singer chills poolside in a perfectly tailored Paul Smith suit and tie, making a statement with a pair of Dior sunnies and polka-dot socks. 

For his last look, the singer proves he doesn't need flashy designer pieces to make a splash. Horan kept things simple with a perfectly fitted black Sunspel shirt, Nudie jeans, a pair of Garrett Leight glasses and a Raymond Weil watch to compliment his easy-going personality.  


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