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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.

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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.

Niall HoranNiall believes One Direction will reunite

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"

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 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

Louis Tomlinson Speaks About His Mother's Death For The First Time


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A little over a month after the death of his mother at the tragically young age of 43, Louis Tomlinson has spoken about the matter for the first time publicly, revealing that he wanted to “throw the towel in” on his singing career but that a “stern warning” from her before her passing made him continue.

The 25 year old former One Direction star lost his mother, Johannah Deakin, to leukaemia in early December – just days before he launched his solo career with an emotional appearance on ‘The X Factor’.

Louis Tomlinson Johannah DeakinLouis Tomlinson with his mother, Johannah Deakin, in 2015

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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.

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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.

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Our Favourite Celeb Relationships That Survived 2016


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This year we’ve endured many devastating celeb break-ups, from Brangelina to the short-lived Hiddleswift phenomenon. But 2016 has also given us plenty of new celeb couples to root for, including a prince and a TV star and a couple who fell in love again after three years apart.

Cheryl and Liam Payne

Cheryl and Liam PayneCheryl and Liam's friendship blossomed into love in 2016

Continue reading: Our Favourite Celeb Relationships That Survived 2016

Did Gigi Hadid Turn Down Zayn's Marriage Proposal?


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Gigi Hadid reportedly tuned down a marriage proposal from boyfriend Zayn Malik, because she thinks their relationship is moving too fast.

US magazine Life and Style reports that Zayn got down on one knee to propose to his girlfriend of less than a year, but the 21-year-old model turned him down.

Gigi Hadid and Zayn MalikDid Gigi turn down Zayn’s marriage proposal?

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Taylor Swift And Zayn Malik Drop Surprise Collaboration Single 'I Don't Wanna Live Forever'


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Taylor Swift has released her first new music of 2016, unleashing a surprise collaboration with former One Direction member Zayn Malik in the form of a single called ‘I Don’t Wanna Live Forever’, taken from the upcoming Fifty Shades Darker movie soundtrack.

The new track appeared without any fanfare in the U.S. iTunes store just before midnight on Thursday night (December 8th), and within in an hour it had skyrocketed to the top of the iTunes chart.

Continue reading: Taylor Swift And Zayn Malik Drop Surprise Collaboration Single 'I Don't Wanna Live Forever'

Watch Little Mix Have A Laughing Fit After Fan Calls Zayn A 'B***h'


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Perrie Edwards and her Little Mix bandmates couldn’t help but burst into giggles on Saturday, when a fan called Zayn Malik a ‘b***h’.

The band were performing single ‘Shout Out To My Ex’, when a fan interrupted Perrie’s verse to shout: “Zayn Malik is a little b***h", much to the girls' amusement. 

One Direction Aren't Splitting, Says Liam


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"Let's go crazy, crazy, crazy..." because Liam Payne says One Direction are here to stay. Speaking backstage at Capital's Summertime Ball with Vodafone at London's Wembley Stadium yesterday (June 6), Liam addressed rumours of the phenomenally successful boy band's imminent split, saying, "We don't know where that came from because we've got loads of stuff going on."

Liam Payne at the BBC Music AwardsRight direction: Liam says the band aren't going anywhere

"We have just started the process for recording the new album, we've got a whole new tour going on, there are some really good songs so I don't think we are going anywhere for a while."

Continue reading: One Direction Aren't Splitting, Says Liam

Noel Gallagher Can't Understand Why Zayn Malik Quit One Direction


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Noel Gallagher has spoken out on Zayn Malik’s departure from One Direction in a new interview, expressing disbelief at the star’s choice not to tough it out with the group as, in his view, they have “at most, five years left”.

The former Oasis songwriter was talking to James Corden on ‘The Late, Late Show’ on Monday night, and said that he failed to grasp why Zayn would choose to quit the band when the group had a limited lifespan in any case. “I can't understand why he would do it,” he said, “because they've only got, at most, five years left.”

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One Direction Are Officially A Four In First Interview Since Zayn's Departure


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The news that Zayn Malik had left One Direction shook pop fans all across the world and devoted followers of the band have been left devastated that their once fabulous five have gone down to a frugal four.

One DirectionOne Direction: From five to four

However, 1D have proved that they’re ready to move on having made their first appearance without Zayn on James Corden’s Late Late Show in America.

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One Direction To Make First Zayn-less Appearance At Billboard Music Awards Next Weekend


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One Direction will be appearing at next weekend’s Billboard Music Awards, in their first public outing since Zayn Malik quit the band back in March. Billboard have confirmed that Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne and Niall Horan will all be in attendance at the ceremony, where they will be presenting a trophy.

one directionOne Direction, now without Zayn Malik.

The group will surely be hoping to put recent dramas behind them with the appearance as they step out for the first time as a fourpiece. Last month former member Zayn Malik made his first public appearance since leaving the band, at the Asian Awards in London.

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Zayn Malik Says He Was Just 'Defending' Himself, As One Direction Feud Heats Up Twitter


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Mayweather vs Pacquiao might have been billed as the fight of the century last weekend, but don’t underestimate the drama which can occur when a former boyband member, his producer and his ex-bandmate get into a twitter spat. Yes just over a month after One Direction went from five to four, it appears the gloves are well and truly off between former member Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson.

Zayn MalikZayn announced his departure from the boyband back in March.

It all started on Wednesday afternoon, when producer Naughty Boy, who’s been working with Zayn on solo material, tweeted an pic of the pair using an image filter along with the caption, ‘Replace this’.

Continue reading: Zayn Malik Says He Was Just 'Defending' Himself, As One Direction Feud Heats Up Twitter

Twitter Feud Between Zayn Malik And Louis Tomlinson


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Right, so it turns out that the fallout of Zayn Malik’s departure might be a bit more sensitive for everybody than One Direction’s management would like it to appear.

On Wednesday afternoon, a notable feud broke out on Twitter between Malik and remaining 1D member Louis Tomlinson, later continued on Zayn’s behalf by his producer friend Naughty Boy. For the first time, it indicates that there might be bad blood surrounding Malik’s departure after all.

Zayn MalikZayn Malik at the Asian Awards ceremony last month

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Zayn Malik Removes One Direction References On Twitter, Fans Become Hysterical


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Zayn Malik has deleted all references to One Direction on his Twitter account. His Twitter handle, which was @ZaynMalik1D until yesterday (Thursday 30th April), has been changed to just @ZaynMalik. The 22-year-old has also deleted the link to the One Direction website from his bio. To say One Direction fans are taking this recent update badly is something of an understatement.  

Zayn MalikZayn Malik with his mother at the 5th Annual Asian Awards in London in April.

Read More: Liam Payne Claims New One Direction Songs Sound Like Oasis.

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Liam Payne Claims New One Direction Songs Sound Like Oasis


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Barely a month after the departure of Zayn Malik, One Direction are clearly wasting no time in getting on with their career. Group member Liam Payne has suggested that the songs for their new album sound “great” and a bit like Oasis.

Payne was speaking to Capital FM on Tuesday morning and said “the album's coming together really well actually. The boys we've been writing with have come up with some great, great songs that are kind of like a bit Oasis-y almost, which is ace. I love that.”

Liam PayneLiam Payne was talking about the new 1D album to Capital FM on Tuesday

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Take That Give Advice To One Direction On How To Cope With Losing A Band Member


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Take That have offered some boy band-to-boy band advice to One Direction about how to carry on the aftermath of Zayn Malik’s departure, having been in the same situation themselves once upon a time.

Mark Owen was speaking to British radio station Magic FM when he was asked about the similarity of the two situations, and replied “Do you know what, one thing that we never did when Rob left us the first time is we never... You get caught up in your world and you forget sometimes... hopefully somebody's phoned Zayn and made sure he's alright, because it's, you know, it's difficult.”

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So What Does Stephen Hawking Think About Zayn Malik Leaving One Direction?


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We all know Stephen Hawking is a genius who can give us answers on some of the universe’s most mind-boggling questions. So what better person is there to ask about the most troubling and puzzling question of recent times, what is the cosmological effect of Zayn leaving One Direction?

Stephen HawkingStephen Hawking may have just given million of One Directioners hope.

Professor Hawking was speaking at the Sydney Opera House on Saturday night via a 3D hologram projection from his actual location at Cambridge University in the U.K. During the talk Hawking answered questions from his daughter, journalist Lucy Hawking and physicist Paul Davies, as well as audience members at the Opera house.

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Zayn Malik Breaks Month Long Twitter Silence With Thank You To Supporters


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After nearly a month of social media silence, former One Direction member Zayn Malik has tweeted for the first time since his departure from the group in the middle of the South East Asian leg of their world tour.

“Wanna say thanks to everyone that's been there for me over the last few weeks,” he wrote. “Love you all.. you know who you are x.” Nothing too profound or revelatory, but it’s a sign that the 22 year old is ready to re-engage with the world and, perhaps, some word of solo material.

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Zayn Malik Debuts New Hairstyle During First Post One Direction Appearance At Asian Awards [Pictures]


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Zayn Malik has made his first public appearance since leaving One Direction, at the fifth Annual Asian Awards. The 22 year old debut a new shaved hairstyle at the event, where he was accompanied by his mother Trisha Malik.

Zayn MalikZayn was accompanied to the event by his mother, Trisha.

The 22-year-old was presented with the award for Outstanding Contribution to Music at the ceremony, which was held at London's Grosvenor House Hotel. Accepting the award Zayn referenced his time in the million selling pop group and thanked his former bandmates.

Continue reading: Zayn Malik Debuts New Hairstyle During First Post One Direction Appearance At Asian Awards [Pictures]

One Direction Share First Image As A Four Piece, While Zayn Malik Prepares To Make First Public Appearance Since His Departure


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We knew it would happen one day, but One Direction have officially picked up the pieces and moved on since saying goodbye to Zayn Malik last month. In news which might be upsetting to some, the group have just released their first official photo as a four piece, showing life will go on for the boyband after Zayn's departure.

One DirectionThe new One Direction, minus Zayn Malik

In the pic Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson stand against a plain background and appear to look a little apprehensive about their future. While some have described the image as a little on the depressing side, the band do seem to be getting on with things as normal and have even begun recording their fifth album.

Continue reading: One Direction Share First Image As A Four Piece, While Zayn Malik Prepares To Make First Public Appearance Since His Departure

One Direction Assure Fans They're 100% Committed To Continuing As A Four Piece


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It’s been a tough couple of weeks for One Direction and the group’s legion of fans, but it seems the boys are beginning to come to terms with Zayn Malik's exit. Speaking for the first time since Zayn's departure, the band assured fans they would continue, despite going from a five piece to a four some in the past month. 

One DirectionDon't cry fans: One Direction will carry on without Zayn Malik.

Speaking to The Sun newspaper Liam Payne said, “We’re gutted that Zayn chose to leave but now after a few performances as a four piece, we’re feeling confident and are determined to carry on stronger than ever.”

Continue reading: One Direction Assure Fans They're 100% Committed To Continuing As A Four Piece

Zayn Malik Loses 50000 Twitter Followers As A Result Of 'Solo Track'


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Following the sudden emergence of an unheard “solo track” online yesterday, ex-One Direction member Zayn Malik has suffered a decline in his social media following.

After British producer Naughty Boy tweeted a link to a song on SoundCloud called ‘I Won’t Mind’, featuring his music and Zayn on vocals, the former boyband member has seen over 50,000 of his fans unfollow him on Twitter since Tuesday.

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Zayn Malik has lost 50,000 fans from his Twitter following

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One Direction Moving On After Zayn Malik's Departure


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First they were afraid, they were petrified, kept thinking they could never live without him by their side... but One Direction seem to have moved on from Zayn Malik’s departure fairly quickly. So says Niall Horan, in a series of tweets which revealed that the band is already planning a return to the studio.

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One Direction are now going in separate directions.

He wrote: "Had a sit down last night with the label, started organising our writing sessions for the next album! F**k yeaaaahhhh! Can't wait!"

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Is Zayn Malik's New Direction A Solo Career On Simon Cowell's SyCo Label?


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Zayn Malik’s plans of leading the life of a normal 22 year old might have hit bit of a roadblock, as it appears the former One Directioner is about to embark on a solo career. Zayn sent One Direction fans into a meltdown on Wednesday when he announced his departure from the boyband, after previously being signed off the group’s current tour due to stress.

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In announcing his departure from the band Malik said in a statement, "My life with One Direction has been more than I could ever have imagined. But, after five years, I feel like it is now the right time for me to leave the band. I'd like to apologise to the fans if I've let anyone down, but I have to do what feels right in my heart.”

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Simon Cowell Praises Dermot O'Leary After Presenter Announces He's Leaving 'The X-Factor'


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Simon Cowell has praised Dermot O'Leary after the presenter announced he would no longer be hosting The X-Factor. 41-year-old Leary announced he would be leaving the show on Friday (27th March). The presenter, who has hosted the show for eight years since taking over from Kate Thornton in 2007, informed fans of his decision on Twitter.

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Simon Cowell has praised Dermot O'Leary after the presenter announced he is leaving The X Factor.

Read More: Ricky Martin To Look For The New Ricky Martin On Simon Cowell's New Project La Banda.

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Billy Zane Pokes Fun At Fans' Reactions To Zayn Malik's Departure In Funny Or Die Skit


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Billy Zane poked fun at One Direction fans whilst appearing in a skit for Funny or Die. The Titanic actor feigned surprise at the amount of tweets which seemingly referred to him, expressing some displeasure at the misspelling of 'Zane'. The tweets were, of course, about the departure of Zayn Malik from One Direction but, taken out of context, the over reaction of 1D's fans is even more amusing.

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Zane or Zayn? Billy Zane (L) jokes about Zayn Malik's (R) departure from One Direction in his Funny or Die sketch.

Read More: One Direction React To Zayn Malik's Departure, Thank Fans For Support.

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Louis Tomlinson Confirms Split From Girlfriend As One Direction Continue Tour Without Zayn Malik


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One Direction star Louis Tomlinson is single again, after splitting from his girlfriend of nearly four years Eleanor Calder. The couple’s split was confirmed after tabloids published pictures claiming to be of the 23 year old and a ‘mystery brunette’ over the weekend.

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"Louis and Eleanor split up two weeks ago," a rep for the band confirmed to E! News. "They have not announced this as they wanted some privacy during this time.”

Continue reading: Louis Tomlinson Confirms Split From Girlfriend As One Direction Continue Tour Without Zayn Malik

One Direction Fans Fear For Boyband's Future After Zayn Malik Is Signed Off Tour


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The future of the world’s biggest boyband One Direction could be in doubt, following a difficult week for the group which culminated in Zayn Malik leaving their 'On The Road Again' tour due to stress. The singer, who is engaged to Little Mix’s Perrie Edwards, had been accused of cheating on his fiancée last week, while the band were on tour in Asia.

Zayn MalikZayn left the 1D tour on Thursday

Zayn’s departure from the tour was announced on Thursday by the band’s publicist Simon Jones who delivered the news on Twitter writing, "1D statement: Zayn has been signed off with stress and is flying back to the UK to recuperate. The band wish him well and will continue with their performances in Manila and Jakarta.” The 22 year old has since been spotted arriving home to Heathrow.

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Zayn Malik "Signed Off With Stress", Taking A Break From One Direction Tour


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Zayn Malik is leaving One Direction's tour and heading back to the UK. 22-year-old Malik has been signed off with stress. Malik will miss the next three tour dates in Manila and Jakarta. He is hoping to return to perform with the rest of the band in Johannesburg on 28th March for the last four concerts on their world tour. Simon Jones, One Direction's publicist, released a short statement on Twitter. "1D statement: Zayn has been signed off with stress and is flying back to the UK to recuperate. The band wish him well and will continue with their performances in Manila and Jakarta," Jones wrote on Twitter.

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Zayn Malik has been signed off with stress.

Read More: Louis Tomlinson Slams The Voice On Twitter. 

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Louis Tomlinson Slams 'The Voice' On Twitter


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One Direction’s Louis Tomlinson is tired of ‘The Voice’ continually slagging off ‘The X Factor’. Ahead of the BBC’s flagship talent contest making its reappearance this Saturday (January 10th), the boyband member suggested that there wasn’t even a contest between the two programmes.

The 23 year old star aired his grievances on Twitter, where he vented: “Is bad mouthing The X Factor the only way The Voice knows how to promo their show? #everyyear.” Later, he said: "it's like Accrington Stanley trying to compete with Real Madrid.”

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Louis Tomlinson is angry with 'The Voice' for continually slagging 'The X Factor' for promotion

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Zayn Malik Reacts To Substance Abuse Rumours Following Absence From One Directions' 'Today' Show Appearance


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Zayn Malik was nowhere to be seen when One Direction kicked off their promotional tour for their newest album 'Four,' released today, with an appearance on the 'Today' show in Orlando this morning (Nov 17th), but this does not mean he has a drug problem!

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Zayn [second from the left] missed One Direction's 'Today' show performance this morning

Prior to their performance, the 'Today' show host Matt Lauer quizzed the rest of the band about Zayn's whereabouts, and implied the 21 year-old singer was absent due to struggling with substance abuse issues.

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Zayn Malik Absent For One Directions' Today' Show Appearance, Rumours Of Substance Abuse Surface


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One Direction kicked off their promotional tour for their newest album 'Four,' released today, by appearing on the 'Today' show in Orlando this morning (Nov 17th), but the 15,000 strong crowd gathered to see the band's performance noticed that they were one man short.

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Zayn [second from the left] missed One Direction's 'Today' show performance this morning

Zayn Malik was nowhere to be seen during the band's morning show appearance, and since this isn't the first time he has been a no show, rumours quickly began circling that the 21-year-old singer is struggling with substance abuse issues.

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


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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 overwhelmed, look away now.

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Louis Tomlinson [L], Danny Devito [R] and a cuddly chimpanzee block out the rays

It was surprising, not to mention mildly amusing, when it was announced that Danny DeVito would be making an appearance in the video - it made us, admittedly, a little bit curious. But now that we've seen the other special guest on the set, a sunglasses-wearing chimpanzee, we're eager to see him in action.

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

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


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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 he was up to the job when he met One Direction's Zayn Malik.

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Malik recalled getting advice off Russell Brand in 1D's new autobiography 'Who We Are' 

The 21 year-old singer, who forms one fifth of the beloved boy band, recalled meeting Brand backstage at the 2012 Olympics in an extract from 1D's new autobiography 'Who We Are,' published by The Sun on Sunday newspaper, and described the incident as one of the "maddest times" he had ever experienced.

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Zayn Malik and One Direction - Zayn Malik from One Direction arriving at Chiltern Firehouse - London, United Kingdom - Thursday 31st July 2014

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Zayn Malik and One Direction
Zayn Malik and One Direction

Zayn Malik Told To Kill Himself After Controversial Tweet


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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 great deal of abuse from fans in Israel and from those sympathising with Israelis. Many fans even urged Zayn to “kill yourself” in response.

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Zayn Malik causes Twitter controversy by commenting on Israel-Palestine conflict

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Zayn Malik - One Direction perform live in concert at Wembley Stadium - London, United Kingdom - Sunday 8th June 2014

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Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne, Nial Horan and One Direction - One Direction at Wembley London England - London, United Kingdom - Saturday 7th June 2014

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Louis Tomlinson, Harry Styles and Zayn Malik - One Direction play their second night at Wembley Arena - London, United Kingdom - Saturday 7th June 2014

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


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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 child stars especially, in attempts to free themselves from their enforced clean-cut youth and iconic childhood roles, to indulge in the smoking of marijuana is the go-to method of both distancing oneself from the past and declaring oneself as a fully independent adult.

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The group have come under fire from the tabloids for Zayn and Louis' actions.

The celebrity world abounds with examples of such exploits. Remember the media storm over Justin Bieber’s incident with a “suspicious cigarette” or Miley Cyrus’ bong exploits, which have now evolved into her free and consistent utilization of marijuana symbolism? The celebrity media loves a scandal more than a Republican loves his right to bear firearms, but whilst the current One Direction drug ‘scandal’ has rather predictably been plastered all over the tabloid’s front pages, the majority of the public greets it with a collective shrug of the shoulders. They are, after all, adolescents- the prime age for indulging in experimentation with illicit substances and activities. Most adults will have indulged in similar instances of experimentation with an array substances at a similar age to these patchy-bearded pop stars. In terms of the pop world, this particular act has been seen many times before; so many times, in fact, that the whole ‘rebellion’ phase is part and parcel of the child actor discourse. Some take it just a little too far, and the ensuing descent into drugs has unfortunately claimed the lives of many of Hollywood’s exploited youngsters.

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Zayn Malik and One Direction - One Direction, surrounded by a heavy security team shielding the band from photographers, arrive at Edinburgh Airport following their gig at Murrayfield Stadium. A large takeaway order from Nando's was delivered to the airport and taken out to the boy band's private plane for their journey south. Liam Payne's girlfriend, Sophia Smith, was also spotted with the members to catch their flight. - Edinburgh, United Kingdom - Tuesday 3rd June 2014

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Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson and One Direction - One Direction perform in Edinburgh tonight as part of their 'Where We Are Stadium Tour 2014' to thousands of fans at Murrayfield Stadium - Edinburgh, United Kingdom - Tuesday 3rd June 2014

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Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson and One Direction

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


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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 'Zouis' by fans) have bought down the 1D Kingdom with a few little tokes?

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First things first, what actually happened? Well, Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson, who make up 2/5 of the world’s most successful boyband One Direction, were caught on tape alledgedly smoking cannabis in Peru. The leaked video, which was published by the MailOnline, was allegedly filmed on April 27 as the 1D singers were on their way to perform at the Estadio Nacional in Lima, Peru.

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Zayn Malik - One Direction performs at City of Manchester Stadium as part of their 'Where We Are Tour' - Manchester, United Kingdom - Sunday 1st June 2014

Zayn Malik and Liam Payne - One Direction performs at City of Manchester Stadium as part of their 'Where We Are Tour' - Liverpool, United Kingdom - Saturday 31st May 2014

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


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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 video. The new clip has sent shockwaves through One Direction's young fanbase as it presents a very different image to that of the usually squeaky clean singers.

Filmed in the car on the way to a recent concert in Peru, the clip shows Zayn and Louis joking around with members of their crew and passing around a joint which is referred to as "Mary Jane," a euphemism for weed. Feathers have also been ruffled by Louis' flippant attitude towards police that they pass and is heard referring to the law enforcers as the "po po."

Tomlinson is heard seeming to say "It's green only, n**" and blowing spoke whilst sharing the joint with the other passengers. A motorcycle police officer drives past and Louis says: "He's having a look. He's thinking 'I'm sure I can smell an illegal substance in there'. And he's hit the nail on the head."

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Zayn Malik - One Direction kick off their 'Where We Are Tour' at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland - Sunderland, United Kingdom - Wednesday 28th May 2014

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Zayn Malik - One Direction, 1 Direction, 1D perform on the Main Stage of the Radio 1 Big Weekend in Glasgow - Glasgow, United Kingdom - Friday 23rd May 2014

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One Direction - Harry Styles and Zayn Malik - One Direction performs at Croke Park in Dublin, where they will perform three concerts over three days - Dublin, Ireland - Saturday 24th May 2014

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One Direction, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson - 1 Direction shoot a music video on Clevedon pier - Clevedon Avon, United Kingdom - Monday 24th March 2014

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Liam Payne, Zayn Malik, Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson and One Direction - The Brit Awards 2014 held at the O2 - Performances and Ceremony - London, United Kingdom - Wednesday 19th February 2014

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Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson of One Direction - The Brit Awards (Brit's) 2014 held at the O2 - Arrivals - London, United Kingdom - Tuesday 19th February 2013

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Zayn Malik - One Direction shoot a new video onboard a police boat on the River Thames in London - London, United Kingdom - Saturday 21st December 2013

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One Direction Booed At French Music Awards


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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 stage to collect their two awards, being met with boos from the audience both of the times they went up to the stage to collect their trophies.

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The boys lined up and looking dapper for the NRJ's

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Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Niall Horan and One Direction - The 15th NRJ Music Awards held at Palais des Festivals - Arrivals - Cannes, France - Saturday 14th December 2013

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


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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 flanked by boyband One Direction. Rudd lamented that he had been overshadowed by previous musical guests Beyoncé and Paul McCartney only to be upstaged once again by the British fivesome.

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"Don't worry Paul, we're not here to outshine you," Harry Styles reassured him. "Yeah, you do the comedy stuff and we'll stand back and blow kisses," Niall Horan added as the rest of the band looked on, presumably fighting back laughter.

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Zayn Malik - One Direction arrive back at Heathrow in darkness from New York to be greeted by devoted fans - London, United Kingdom - Wednesday 27th November 2013

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Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Niall Horan of One Direction - 2013 American Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live - Arrivals - Los Angeles, California, United States - Sunday 24th November 2013

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


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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.

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A new One Direction Song Has Been Leaked.

The band have just landed in Australia for the down-under section of their tour after the recent box office success of their on the road documentary movie, This Is Us. The band may be strapped aboard a skyrocket to fame and fortune, but this didn't stop their new single 'Diana' being leaked over the weekend.

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Zayn Malik - One Direction leave the UK and travel light as they fly to Australia to start the Southern Hemisphere leg of their 2013 world tour. This comes on the day that further dates were added to the European tour in 2014. - London, United Kingdom - Friday 20th September 2013

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One Direction: This Is Us Review


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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 get enough of the backstage antics and lively performance clips. And those unfamiliar with One Direction will have fun too. Just don't expect to learn much about these five young men who continually say, "Back when we were little," even though they're still only 19-21 years old.

The filmmakers follow Niall, Zayn, Liam, Harry and Louis on their world tour, visiting four continents as they play nearly 130 concerts for their hysterical fans, who all seem to be pre-teen girls. As we see them larking around on-stage, in the wings and on their tour bus, we also get their back-story, as they auditioned individually for The X Factor in 2010 and were assembled as a group in a spontaneous decision by Cowell. Their global success is the result of a viral Twitter onslaught, and the fans also get their say on-screen, gushing with their love for these five skinny, mop-haired guys who have serious vocal talents but have yet to prove themselves as musicians.

While the film captures the boys' strong camaraderie, cheeky energy and constant pranks (including silly Jackass-style closing-credits clips), we never really learn much about them. There is no attempt to explore their off-stage identities, what they do in their down-time, their romantic lives or musical inspirations. Some depth is provided in interviews with their parents, who offer emotional insight into how fame has changed their families. Aside from some lively off-handed moments, their interviews feel carefully media-trained, and there's no commentary from anyone outside their inner circle. But they emerge as grounded, likeable young guys who know how lucky they are, so they're making the most of their success in the short time they have at the top.

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Zayn Malik - New York premiere of 'One Direction: This Is Us' at the Ziegfeld Theater - New York, NY, United States - Monday 26th August 2013

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Liam Payne, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson and One Direction - 2013 MTV Music Awards held at the Barclays Center - Press Room - Brooklyn, New York, United States - Sunday 25th August 2013

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Liam Payne, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson of One Direction - the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards at the Barclays Center on August 25, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. - New York, NY, United States - Monday 26th August 2013

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


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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 getting married. Her mother, Deborah Edwards, confirmed the news with Real Radio after a number of tabloid papers had assumed that the two young, former talent show contests had gotten engaged, telling the station, "Yes, it's true. They got engaged on Sunday and it's absolutely lovely."


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Perrie Edwards and Zayn Malik attend the 1D movie premiere, where her engagement ring was first spotted

Deborah confirmed that the pair had gotten engaged on Sunday (18 August), going on to say, "It's wonderful because Zayn is absolutely gorgeous and Perrie loves him to pieces. It's just perfect and they get on so well together. It's just fabulous. I said how’s long’s this gonna be? And she said i don’t want a long engagement but I don’t want a quick one either. I think they’ll eventually get together and set the date. He did the traditional asking me, and then he asked his mum and dad. It was fabulous, it was lovely. I was like a little marshmallow - it was so lovely."

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


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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 were true, declaring "it's official. I'm over the moon. They are really in love."

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Zayn Malik at the premiere of This Is Us in London.

Edwards, who is a member of Little Mix, had decided not to make the announcement before the premiere of One Direction's This Is Us. The premiere took place on Tuesday evening in London. 

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


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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 Square, London. Screaming fans awaited One Direction and the other celebrity attendees.

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One Direction from L-R: Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson, Zayn Malik and Liam Payne.

The band which consists of Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Niall Horan and Louis Tomlinson; all attended the premiere and greeted fans of the red carpet. The band was formed in 2010 on The X-Factor's seventh season. The group are one of the most popular in the world and this was reflected in the turnout of fans at the premiere. Fans were so determined to see their music heroes that some camped out in Leicester Square the night before.

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Can One Direction Truly Be Called The New Beatles?


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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 in central London to ensure priority wristbands to the premiere, though by 6pm, police predict that Leicester Square could be swamped by 80,000, each with ideas of getting a glimpse of their idols.

It's an unbelievable number. It's a stadium gig full of people. It's a packed Wembley Stadium, crammed around the Odeon. 

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


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One Direction's Zayn Malik's girlfriend, Little Mix's Perrie Edwards, loves his tattoo of her face.

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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, really. I love it, it's lovely."

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One Direction: Going Our Way - Clips


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 the first British band to debut at number one on the US Billboard 200 with their debut album 'Up All Night'; an achievement that not even The Beatles managed to claim. This telling documentary features a series of interviews with various people in the music industry as they determine what this '1D Mania' is all about, who really founded the band in the first place and the high-profile tabloid stories of Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson.

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One Direction: This Is Us Trailer


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 their new documentary movie. The film sees them going back to their roots and reuniting with old friends; Harry goes back to the bakery he used to work at, while Zayn shows he hasn't forgotten his loved ones by buying his mum a luxury house of her own. We see them through the eyes of their fans across the world, their proud parents and the owner of their record label Simon Cowell. They reveal how they've always wanted to sing, and show their genuine brotherly bond through countless on and off tour shenanigans including fishing and camping trips.

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Beginning Of The End? One Direction Sign INDIVIDUAL Publishing Deals


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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, Zayn Malik and Liam Payne have signed SEPARATE publishing deals to cash in on all songs they have credits for writing.

It's a clear sign that the boys are beginning to look after their own interests following the phenomenal success of their first couple of years in the industry. The publishing deals are being overseen by Fingate, the company who also cash in on Elvis Presley's back catalogue as well as work by Britney Spears, Black Eyed Peas and Foo Fighters

A source said: "This is a real statement of intent from the band. They have absolutely no intention of being spoon-fed pop puppets. They want to write and they want to earn as individuals." As well as the new deals, each of the five members have also invested in their own studio set-ups at home and have been attending writing sessions together after gigs. On their latest record Take Me Home, the band had three songs with individual writing credits while the others were penned by outsider songwriters. The group did not have a hand in writing the three biggest hits from the album, Live While We're Young, Kiss You and Little Things.

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Sorry One Directioners: Niall Horan Bags Irish Girl Zoe Whelan


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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 one of the group's concerts and has been dating her for a number of months, according to The Sun. 

"Niall has been secretly seeing Zoe for a couple of months after he met her backstage," an insider revealed. "She's a Dubliner but is based in London to work on her modelling career. Zoe's travelled all over the UK to meet up with Niall on the band's tour." Things appear to have got serious between the pair, and Horan took Zoe to meet the rest of his family at the wedding of his brother Greg in their hometown of Mullingar last month. "The biggest sign he's really serious about her is that he introduced her to his whole family at his brother's wedding," the insider added, "Zoe's the first girlfriend Niall has brought back to his hometown of Mullingar since making it big, so it was a big deal and the talk of his family at the wedding."

Niall is the latest One Direction member to enter into a serious relationship. Liam and Louis are thought to have steady girlfriends, though Zayn is on-and-off with Little Mix singer Perrie Edwards. Harry Styles is, well, Harry Styles. 

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1D3D Movie Trailer


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 here on the big screen in their first movie which chronicles their rollercoaster lives and dramatic pop career over the past year or so. We'll see the die hard devotion of their army of fans, how the boys feel about being away from their home and families all the time, how they've built such a strong, brotherly bond as a group and their general boyish shenanigans. 

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


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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 were trying to get through it after the alleged wantaway Malik was spotted at Little Mix’s show in Liverpool over the weekend, suggesting that the pair are attempting to reconcile.

Malik has come under fire from Little Mix fans after Australian stripper Courtney Webb took her story to The Sun after allegedly bedding the One Direction man, who has been seeing Edwards for over a year. Protesting that she didn’t know he was, Webb at the time said “I’m not a One Direction fan, I don’t follow what they are up to. So when it clicked that he had a girlfriend I got more and more angry. I definitely don’t think it’s the first time he’s done this. I feel sorry for Perrie — she doesn’t know this is going on. It’s wrong and has to stop.”

The Daily Mirror were the ones who spotted Malik at the show at the weekend, safely away from Little Mix fans on the balcony. Bizarrely he gave a wave; we’re pretty sure he was receiving some alternate hand gestures back, not least because Webb, in her interview, went on to say “He just said, ‘Let’s chill in my room’. We sat on his bed and before I could even say anything he started snogging my face off, kissing me passionately. It just snowballed from there. We fooled around then had sex. It was amazing.” Eek.

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Zayn Malik And Perrie Edwards Romance Re-Kindled As They Are Spotted Holding Hands


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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 to have hooked-up with Malik, reported the Daily Mail. Despite neither Malik nor Edwards commenting on the photos and rumours that have gone along with them, they seem to be trying to make it work, as one happy-snapping 1D super-fan managed to get a photo of them holding hands, while walking in Cheshire. 

Seen with a steely look on his face and dressed in a black sweater with an adorable bunny print he matched his girlfriend of a year well, as she donned a leather jacket and dark grey sweater underneath. Perrie has indirectly given away her feelings about the cheating rumours via twitter, as she re-tweeted a fan's post which read "I know you didn't cheat on [Perrie]". 

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One Direction Make A Cool £100 Million In Two Years


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The One Direction boys have pulled in a cool £100 million in less than two years in the job. The group actually finished fourth on The X Factor, though have become easily the most successful act to emerge from Simon Cowell’s reality singing contest.

Their earnings – revealed in a chapter of Tom Bower’s biography on Cowell – make the boy-band one of Britain’s most financially successful groups of all time. This figure actually relates how much the five lads have earned themselves, and is separate from the £200 million they’ve already netted for Cowell and bosses at Sony. Bower writes, “The songs, publishing, discs, DVDs, merchandising and endorsements brought in huge profits, with the five members of the group together estimated to have earned nearly £100million. Naturally, Sony and Syco raked in much more.” Though sell-outs tours have raked in millions, the majority of One Direction’s earnings come from huge endorsements and merchandising deals with Nokia phones, Pokemon games and Hasbro toys. This month, they became the global face of Pepsi in a deal worth £11 million – this sum is not included in Bower’s estimations. Crikes.

Unsurprisingly, the loveable scamps have already begun spending their fortune, with Louis Tomlinson recently shelling out £2.5 million on a luxury five-bed North London house, while Zayn Malik paid £2.2 million for a similar pad. Harry Styles opted for a property in swanky East London.


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Zayn Malik

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12th February, 1993

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