Zayn Malik

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Zayn Malik (born Zain Javadd Malik, 12.01.1993)
Zayn Malik is a singer in the band One Direction.

Zayn Malik: Childhood
Zayn Malik was born in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. His parents Yaser and Tricia are of British Pakistani nationality.
He grew up in East Bowling and attended Lower Fields Primary School and later Tong High School where he struggled to fit in due to his heritage.

Zayn Malik: Musical career
Zayn Malik auditioned for 'The X Factor' in 2010 as a solo artist but was put in a band with Niall Horan, Harry Styles, Liam Payne and Louis Tomlinson after none of them made it to Judges Houses. They soon decided on the name One Direction.
The band came third on the show but were still signed to Simon Cowell's Syco Records after he mentored them.
They have won two BRIT awards, three Teen Choice awards and three MTV Video Music Awards. They have even managed to break a Guinness World Record when they became the first British band to debut their first album at number one in the US charts.

Zayn Malik: Personal life
Zayn Malik is addicted to smoking cigarettes but has mentioned that he would like to quit.
He has expressed his Islamic beliefs publicly on Twitter.
He is currently dating Little Mix's Perrie Edwards but allegedly cheated on her in early 2013. He has since denied the rumours.
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Band Aid 30 - Do They Know It's Christmas? (2014)

17th November 2014 -

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Bob Geldof introduces the Band Aid 30 edition of 'Do They Know It's Christmas?' which in 2014 focusses on the tragic Ebola epidemic in West Africa and features One Direction, Ed Sheeran, Bono, Bastille, Ellie...

One Direction And Danny DeVito Monkey Around On 'Steal My Girl' Set [Pictures]

23rd October 2014 -

 News

We never thought we'd be going 'Awwwwww!' while looking at pictures of One Direction, but the hairy co-star of their forthcoming new music video 'Steal My Girl' is killing us with unwavering cuteness. Those easily...

One Direction's Zayn Malik Recalls Receiving "Family Planning Advice" From Russell Brand In Autobiography Extract

22nd September 2014 -

 News

When a young man needs some much needed advice on the risks of unprotected sex, Russell Brand is the last person you'd expect dishing out some valuable tips. However, the British comedian must have thought...

Zayn Malik told to kill himself after controversial tweet

28th July 2014 -

 News

One Direction’s Zayn Malik has attracted enormous criticism on Twitter after simply writing ‘#FreePalestine’ on his page.The tweet has received well over 150,000 retweets and favourites since he wrote it, but he has received a...

One Direction's Drug Scandal: Is Smoking Marijuana Considered Shocking Anymore?

4th June 2014 -

 News

Being caught with a joint is really nothing new in the world of pop, especially amongst those aggressively seeking a change of image that will subsequently add a semblance of ‘edge’ to their persona. For...

How *That* Video Will Damage One Direction's Popularity

2nd June 2014 -

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It’s the leaked video that everyone’s been talking about, but will JointGate damage One Direction’s pristine reputation? The boys have carved out a pretty clean cut image for themselves, could Louis and Zayn (now dubbed...

First Weed, Now Racial Slurs: Louis Tomlinson In Hot Water Over N-Word Use

29th May 2014 -

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Louis Tomlinson of One Direction has come under fire for not only sharing a marijuana joint with fellow band member Zayn Malik but also using a shortened version of the N-word in the same leaked...

One Direction Booed At French Music Awards

17th December 2013 -

 News

One Direction were booed as they took to the stage at the NRJ Music Awards in Cannes, France, last week (14 Dec.). The British boy band were met with jeers when they took to the...

Paul Rudd Recruits One Direction For SNL 'Afternoon Delight' Rendition [Video]

9th December 2013 -

 News

Paul Rudd kicked off his third go at hosting NBC's Saturday Night Live by ensuring that every 15 year-old pop music fangirl in the country was watching as he recited an opening monologue whilst being...

New One Direction Song 'Diana,' Leaks Online [Listen]

23rd September 2013 -

 News

Have the One Direction boys suddenly decided to commemorate Lady Diana, the People's Princess, to coincide with the release of the Naomi Watts-starring film, Diana? Unlikely, but the leak does seem to be rather well-timed.A...

One Direction Announce Details On New Album; 'Midnight Memories'

6th September 2013 -

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One Direction have had a busy year so far this year; touring the world, releasing their first movie and enjoying life as the world's biggest boyband, but that hasn't stopped the boys from slowing down...

One Direction: This Is Us

29th August 2013 -

 Movie Review

Filmmaker Spurlock (Super Size Me) is known for his investigative wit, but there's none of that in this on-message doc about the most successful boy band in history. Still, the fans won't be able to...

Zayn Malik & Perrie Edwards' Engagement Confirmed By Perrie's Mum

22nd August 2013 -

 News

Zayn Malik alleged proposal to Little Mix singer Perrie Edwards wasn't a rumour after all, as Edwards' mother has since come forward and said that her daughter and the 1D superstar are indeed planning on...

One Direction's Zayn Malik And Little Mix's Perrie Edwards Are Engaged!

22nd August 2013 -

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Zayn Malik and Perrie Edwards are engaged! Edwards' mother, Debbie Dufty, confirmed their engagement whilst speaking exclusively to a UK local paper (on Wednesday 21st August). Dufty told the newspaper that rumours of their engagement...

One Direction's "Unbelievable" And "Unreal" 'This Is Us' World Premiere [Pictures]

21st August 2013 -

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One Direction's This Is Us, a documentary following the band's rise from X-Factor contestants to one of the biggest pop groups in the world. The documentary premiered in London on Tuesday (20th August) in Leicester...

One Direction Take The Red Carpet For The Premiere Of Their Biopic, This Is Us [Pictures}

20th August 2013 -

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Tonight’s the night, ladies and gentlemen – the night One Direction take Leicester Square (and really, the world) by storm with the unveiling of their movie, One Direction: This Is Us.The lads arrived tonight to...

Can One Direction Truly Be Called The New Beatles?

20th August 2013 -

 News

Authorities are predicting that 80,000 dedicated One Direction fans will descend on London's Leicester Square for tonight's premiere of their documentary film This Is Us, directed by Morgan Spurlock. Hundreds of fans had camped overnight...

Zayn Malik's Girlfriend, Perrie Edwards, Loves His Cartoon Tattoo

13th August 2013 -

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One Direction's Zayn Malik's girlfriend, Little Mix's Perrie Edwards, loves his tattoo of her face.Asked at the Teen Choice Awards about Malik's tattoo, by an Omg! Insider reporter, the 20-year-old said "it's a lovely compliment,...

One Direction: Going Our Way

5th August 2013 -

 Video

British pop heartthrobs One Direction became a worldwide sensation when they were thrust together on the 2010 series of 'The X Factor' after initially auditioning separately. The landed a prestigious Guinness World Record after becoming...

One Direction Drop 'Best Song Ever' Vid, Things Aren't Quite As They Seem

23rd July 2013 -

 News

As lightning cracked the sky of Britain today and a Royal Baby's first cries were heard, another gift was bestowed upon Earth by the gods, as the nation's finest exports deigned to gift their scores...

The One Direction Boys Get Their Own Movie With One Direction: This Is Us [Trailer]

2nd July 2013 -

 News

One Direction have become the latest pop sensation to want to take over the summer box office and by the end of August the Brit boyband will be taking over cinema screens when the fly-on-the-wall...

One Direction: This Is Us

2nd July 2013 -

 Video

Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson may make up the biggest boyband in the world, but they are eager to prove that they're just a normal bunch of lads in...

Beginning of the End? One Direction Sign INDIVIDUAL Publishing Deals

7th June 2013 -

 News

Ah, we was wondering when this was going to happen. One Direction have added a couple more million to their bank accounts, though this time they're thinking for themselves. Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan,...

Madame Tussauds Unveils One Direction Wax Lookalikes

18th April 2013 -

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Madame Tussauds wax museum has unveiled its latest additions and (this is one for the fangirls) it’s none other than the One Direction boys.No, for real, in the pictures, the wax dolls look so eerily...

Sorry One Directioners: Niall Horan Bags Irish Girl Zoe Whelan

8th April 2013 -

 News

Niall Horan has gone and broken the little hearts of many, many One Direction fans this week, by hooking up with Irish model Zoe Whelan. The 19-year-old is said to have met Zoe backstage at...

Little Mix's Perrie Edwards Dishes On Zayn Malik's Beauty Regime

21st February 2013 -

 News

The Little Mix girls were the talk of the town on Wednesday evening (February 20, 2013) though perhaps not for all the right reasons. The 'Wings' four-piece stepped out at the BRIT Awards 2013 in...

1D3D Movie

12th February 2013 -

 Video

They're the biggest boyband in the world since coming third in the seventh series of 'The X Factor' in 2011 and they've had two number one multi-platinum albums since their inception. One Direction are now...

One Direction: 'Zayn Malik Isn't Leaving'

7th February 2013 -

 News

There seem to be rumblings that Zayn Malik might be about to leave One Direction, with fans worrying that the 20 year-old might be struggling to cope with the pressures of fame. We wonder if...

Zayn Malik And Perrie Edwards Still Together? One Direction Star Spotted At Little Mix Gig

4th February 2013 -

 News

One Direction’s Zayn Malik and Perrie Edwards of Little Mix haven’t enjoyed the most comfortable of month’s in their relationship, what with all those cheating allegations going on and all; however, it appeared that they...

Zayn Malik and Perrie Edwards Romance Re-Kindled as They Are Spotted Holding Hands

4th February 2013 -

 News

The best romance ever to spring from the X Factor, One Direction's Zayn Malik and Little Mix's Perrie Edwards, had their foundations rocked last week when photos were revealed by an Australian stripper who claimed...

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he's my fav band member. nd he's so fine luv u zayn ;*

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