Westlife's Markus Feehily announces he's to become a DAD 5 months ago

Westlife's Markus Feehily announces he's to become a DAD

Congratulations!

A huge congrats is in order for Markus Feehily, he's going to be a dad!

The Westlife singer announced the news on social media this afternoon, saying that it's the proudest moment of his and his partner's, Cailean, lives.

He wrote: "Thanks for all the Birthday wishes everyone!! It really makes this my most special birthday EVER to let everyone know that later this year we will become Dads for the first time. This is the proudest moment of our lives and we are beyond excited to say it out loud!"

Earlier this year, the boyband star shared the news that he is also getting married.

After hiding his partner away from the world for so long, Mark wrote: "The mystery is no more hehehe."

A massive congratulations to the pair.

Mark also reunited with Westlife this year, releasing a new track in the preparation for heading on tour - taking to the stage at Croke Park on the July 5 and 6.