Boyzone singer Ronan Keating was brought in to co-manage the group with Walsh.
Feehily has also co-written songs, some with the other band members.
“It’s my first major relationship and obviously my first break-up so I’m dealing with it.
“I think I’m dealing with it quite well but I wouldn’t lie and say it’s easy.
He entered a French detox and weight loss camp in 2014 and has also started his own catering business which sees him serving food and hot drinks from the back of a van as he travels to festivals and events around the UK and Ireland.
“There is someone special and I’m really, really happy at the moment,” he said speaking on TV3’s 7 O’Clock Show. “When you’re faced with a challenge in life you can either let it consume you or you can stand up and try and learn as a person and move on.Feehily has sung completely solo on songs for the band in some instances: During live performances, he also sang completely solo for the songs "Oh Holy Night", "Imaginary Diva", "Talk Me Down", "Before It's Too Late", and Boy George's "Il Adore".He has also co-written songs, some with the other band members.It includes the singles "Love Is a Drug" and "Butterfly".Pre-orders for his second album, Christmas began on 17 November 2017. The tracklisting as follows: Merry Christmas Baby, River (Joni Mitchell cover), Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, This Christmas, Miss You Most (At Christmas Time) (Mariah Carey cover), O Holy Night, and Silent Night (Live Acapella). 14 at the Official UK Independent Albums Chart and No. Markus Feehily was born in Sligo, Co Sligo in Ireland.its kind of living on the edge much more and I’m willing to accept that some people may not like it.” Mr Feehily first came out when he announced he was dating Kevin Mc Daid in 2005, after seven years of hiding his sexuality in the public eye.Mc Daid and Feehily later got engaged – but the pair split up in 2011.Everything is put together for me as a solo artist.“It’s exciting to be able to go into the studio with no rule box and no formua… It’s great to feel secure and happy, it really is.” The singer announced his split with his long term boyfriend Kevin Mc Daid on Twitter in December 2011 after seven years together. The Sligo-born singer later opened up to the press about the break-up. We won’t be answering any questions about this as it’s a very private matter,” he tweeted at the time.