X Factor judge and one-time Disney darling Demi Lovato has laughed off rumours of romance with One Direction’s Niall Horan.
The pretty 19-year-old had been linked to the blonde-haired cutie, 18, after the pair revealed they’d been chatting on Skype, and Demi admitted she had taken a bit of a fancy to Niall.
However the brunette beauty has now laughed off the stories during an interview with B104 Radio and insisted the pair are just friends.
"I don't even know who One Direction is it's so crazy. I'm kidding," Demi joked, before adding: "No, Niall's a friend of mine. I do know who he is and everyone knows who One Direction is.
However it seems there could still be a glimmer of hope for the pair, after Demi – who previously said that Irish singer Niall was “adorable” - added: “…Yeah, we're just friends. And he's awesome.”
And it seems that Niall would certainly be up for being more than just Demi’s friend if his recent comments are anything to go by.
During a recent interview with Ryan Seacrest, Niall admitted he thinks Demi is a “cool girl” and said: "We've spoken alright, yeah.
"So, I got in contact with her, she's really nice. Um, I don't know what's going to happen."
While there may be no romance between this pair at this moment in time we certainly won’t be writing off hopes of something developing in the near future!
Meanwhile it seems Niall has also been trying to woo the slightly more mature ladies, like his boyband pal Harry Styles, after trying to score a date with Firework singer Katy Perry, 27.
But the pop star stunner apparently saw Niall more like a little brother, telling the teen how "cute" he was. Aww, better luck next time Niall!
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