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).

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

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.”

Continue reading: Zayn Malik Credits His Mother With Helping Him Beat Eating Disorder

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.

Taylor SwiftTaylor Swift and Zayn unveil 'I Don't Wanna Live Forever' video

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

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 Reveals How He Brought Taylor Swift On Board For 'I Don't Wanna Live Forever'


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Zayn Malik has opened up about collaborating with his girlfriend's pal Taylor Swift on the new single 'I Don't Wanna Live Forever' from the soundtrack to 'Fifty Shades Darker', revealing that the popstar was eager to get on board after hearing the unfinished version.

Taylor SwiftTaylor Swift and Zayn Malik worked together on 'Fifty Shades Darker' single

It wasn't exactly difficult for Zayn to bring Taylor on board given that his supermodel girlfriend Gigi Hadid is a part of the 'Bad Blood' singer's squad (alongside the movie's star Dakota Johnson), but it seems she was more than enthusiastic about the project when the producer and Grammy-winning songwriter Jack Antonoff played her the semi-completed product.

Continue reading: Zayn Malik Reveals How He Brought Taylor Swift On Board For 'I Don't Wanna Live Forever'

Did Little Mix's Original 'Shout Out To My Ex' Lyrics Take A Direct Dig At Gigi Hadid?


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The original lyrics of Little Mix’s ‘Shout Out To My Ex’ reportedly contained a more direct reference to Perrie Edwards’ ex Zayn Malik and his new girlfriend Gigi Hadid.

In the song the girls sing: “Heard he in love with some other chick, yeah that hurt me I admit ... I hope she gettin’ better sex, hope she ain’t fakin’ it like I did, took four long years to call it quits, forget that boy I’m over it.”

But according to Australian site, News.Au, the song’s original lyrics were more explicit.

Continue reading: Did Little Mix's Original 'Shout Out To My Ex' Lyrics Take A Direct Dig At Gigi Hadid?

Zayn Malik - One Direction arrive back in London from the World Tour in Tokyo - London, United Kingdom - Tuesday 3rd March 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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One Direction, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson

One Direction, Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson - BBC Music Awards held at the Earls Court Exhibition Centre - Arrivals - London, United Kingdom - Thursday 11th December 2014

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Zayn Malik

Date of birth

12th February, 1993

Occupation

Musician

Sex

Male

Height

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