The 1D star unveils his alter ego

Niall Horan has introduced One Direction fans to his rapper alter ego MC Nialler.

The 1D cutie, 20, joins Liam Payne for a rendition of Coolio’s hit Gangster’s Paradise in a funny new video clip posted on the band’s Instagram page.

Niall bares his chest and dons a pair of sunglasses as he raps along to the track while Liam, 20, provides backing with a few ‘uhs’.

Their double act doesn’t seem to impress the other boys though – halfway through the footage Harry Styles appears to walk past the duo without taking much notice.

Niall for one seems proud of his new skill and asked his Twitter fans for their verdict.

Anyone see my unbelieve rappin on one direction instagram? #MCnialler,‘ the singer Tweeted.

The aspiring rapper impressed his followers, with one even suggested he collaborate with Kanye West.

Yeh I was thinkin about! Just waitin t hear back from kanye himself !’ Niall quipped in response.

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