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.

Childhood: Zayn 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.

Musical career: 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.


Personal life: Zayn 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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Justin Bieber Forgets Words To New Song


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Justin Bieber forgot the words to the Spanish hit song 'Despacito' remix he features on during a surprise gig in New York City on Tuesday (23.05.17).

The 23-year-old singer was left red faced and forced to sing ''blah blah blah blah'' after his mind went blank while performing the catchy track at 1 OAK in the Big Apple.

Although the hunk only managed to remember the chorus, fans seemingly let him off the hook as the performance wasn't planned and may have contributed to his mind blank.

Continue reading: Justin Bieber Forgets Words To New Song

Niall Horan Says One Direction Still Have "Albums Left To Do"


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Niall Horan has raised the hopes of all One Directioners across the world in his latest interview by revealing the band still has "albums left to do". The Irish member of the four-piece outfit said he and the boys will be releasing more material with the man who made their success possible: Simon Cowell.

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During an interview with The Sun, the Slow Hands singer denied talks of a split and said the band was still on a hiatus and would be returning after each member had brought their own solo music out and they each had had a chance to tour.

Continue reading: Niall Horan Says One Direction Still Have "Albums Left To Do"

Zayn Malik Attacked For Asking Fans To Donate To Friend's Cancer Treatment


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People are lashing out out Zayn Malik after he asked fans to donate to a family friend in order to fund her cancer treatment. Having a rumoured net worth of around $40 million, they're wondering why he isn't forking out the relatively small sum himself. 

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The 'Pillow Talk' singer opened up about his mother's best friend's plight on Twitter, directing followers to a GoFundMe page expaining that the 47-year-old single mother named Ayesha Daniels was battling lung cancer that had spread to her brain and needed life-saving medicine to the amount of £120,000 (around $155,000 USD).

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Zayn Malik's Cousin Arshiya Has Died After Battle With Brain Tumour


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Zayn Malik and his family are in mourning after the death of the singer’s young cousin, who passed away this week at the age of only five after suffering from a brain tumour, with condolences and sympathies pouring in from his fans.

The former One Direction singer’s family have been posting tributes to Arshiya, who is believed to have passed away in the early hours of Tuesday morning (March 28th) having battled the condition for the past two years.

Arshiya's mother, Zileh Malik, posted on Instagram: “An angel wrote in the book of life in my baby’s date of birth, then whispered as she closed the book… 'Too beautiful for earth' R.I.P baby doll.”

Continue reading: Zayn Malik's Cousin Arshiya Has Died After Battle With Brain Tumour

Zayn Malik Credits His Mother With Helping Him Beat Eating Disorder


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Former One Direction star Zayn Malik has spoken once again about how he beat the eating disorder he suffered from during his time with the band, revealing that it was his mother who helped him get better.

The 24 year old singer first revealed details of the disorder, which meant he would sometimes go several days without eating while 1D was on tour, plus a struggle with anxiety, in his autobiography that was released at the end of last year.

“It was a control thing,” he told The Times this week. “Every area of my life was so regimented and controlled, it was the one area where I could say, ‘No, I’m not eating that’. Once I got over the control, the eating just came back into place, super naturally.”

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Liam Payne Is Set To Produce His Own Album


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Liam Payne is set to produce his own album.

The 23-year-old singer - who is known for being a member of the popular boyband One Direction alongside Zayn Malik, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan - is in the studio working on his debut LP, which he is rumoured to be working on with DJs and other producers to educate him about producing.

Producer Digital Farm Animals - real name Nicholas Gale - teased the news to the Daily Star newspaper, he said: ''I've been doing a lot with Liam.

Continue reading: Liam Payne Is Set To Produce His Own Album

Zayn Malik at the Pre-Grammy Gala and Salute to Industry Icons Honoring Debra Lee held at Beverly Hilton Hotel, California, United States - Saturday 11th February 2017

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Zayn Malik at the 2017 Billboard Power 100 Celebration held at Cecconi', West Hollywood, California, United States - Thursday 9th February 2017

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Zayn And Taylor Swift Hit Up Luxury Hotel For 'Fifty Shades Darker' Video


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Zayn Malik and Taylor Swift finally unveiled the official video for their 'Fifty Shades Darker' song 'I Don't Wanna Live Forever' yesterday (January 26th 2017). It was shot at London's St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel and has the perfect amount of romantic tension for the corresponding movie.

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Directed by Grant Singer, the video sees the pop superstars enjoying the luxuries of celebrity - hotels, champagne, paparazzi - but knowing it's not enough when they are apart. It's classy and it's sexy, an elegant veil over the otherwise hair-raisingly erotic content of the film itself.

Continue reading: Zayn And Taylor Swift Hit Up Luxury Hotel For 'Fifty Shades Darker' Video

Zayn Malik Debuts New Tattoo After Gigi Hadid Is Spotted Wearing 'Engagement Ring'


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Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik have sparked fresh engagement rumours, just one month after the model was reported to have turned down her boyfriend’s marriage proposal.

Gigi HadidGigi Hadid was spotted out in New York on Monday, wearing a ring on her wedding finger

On Monday Gigi was spotted out and about in New York wearing a simple band on her wedding finger, causing fans to wonder if the couple had taken a giant leap forward in their relationship.

Continue reading: Zayn Malik Debuts New Tattoo After Gigi Hadid Is Spotted Wearing 'Engagement Ring'

Bradley Walsh Scores Highest Selling British Debut Album Of 2016


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Sadly, this isn’t April Fool’s Day. Bradley Walsh scored the biggest selling debut album by a British act in 2016 with his record Chasing Dreams. That’s right: TV presenter Bradley Walsh.

The 56 year old host of ITV gameshow ‘The Chase’ outsold the likes of indie act Blossoms, singer-songwriter Jack Garratt and even former One Direction star Zayn Malik to become the only new British act to achieve a gold record in 2016.

Chasing Dreams, an album of covers of jazz standards such as ‘That’s Life’ and ‘Mr. Bojangles’, in addition to the title track which is an original composition, shifted 111,650 copies since it was released by Sony CG in October, according to Music Business Worldwide. It reached no.10 in the British charts, but has remained popular enough to be the 57th best-selling album of the year.

Continue reading: Bradley Walsh Scores Highest Selling British Debut Album Of 2016

Taylor Swift Smashes London Hotel Filming New Music Video


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Taylor Swift smashed a bathroom mirror when she filmed the music video for 'I Don't Wanna Live Forever'.

The 27-year-old singer and Zayn Malik have joined forces on their new single, which is set to feature on the soundtrack of the upcoming erotic movie 'Fifty Shades Darker', and it has been reported by the Mail Online the pair caused utter chaos in London's five-star hotel St Pancras Renaissance where the shot the accompanying video for their song.

A source said: ''Taylor had to light the curtains on fire for her part. The smoke alarms were turned off on the nearby floors so that the building didn't have to be evacuated.

Continue reading: Taylor Swift Smashes London Hotel Filming New Music Video

Zayn Malik - 7th Annual amfAR Inspiration Gala New York - Red Carpet Arrivals - New York, New York, United States - Friday 10th June 2016

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Zayn Malik - The 5th Asian Awards held at the Grosvenor House Hotel - Arrivals at Grosvenor House Hotel, Grosvenor House - London, United Kingdom - Friday 17th April 2015

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One Direction, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson - 40 Principales Awards 2014 Gala at Palacio de los Deportes - Photocall - Madrid, Spain - Friday 12th December 2014

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Zayn Malik

Date of birth

12th February, 1993

Occupation

Musician

Sex

Male

Height

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