He’s one of the biggest pop stars in the world, and yet Zayn Malik tells Zane Lowe that it was never his desire to be in a boy band.
In his new Beats 1 Radio interview, the former One Direction singer explains, “I always kind of wanted to go. From, like, the first year really. I never really wanted to be there, in the band. I just gave it a go because it was there at the time. I couldn’t give my opinion because it didn’t fit the grain of what we were as a band, and what we represented.”
Passing his talent on to the next generation, Louis Tomlinson's former girlfriend gave birth to a happy and healthy son earlier this week in Los Angeles.
The 24-year-old One Direction singer hasn’t confirmed whether or not he was present for the delivery, but insiders have stated that he and 23-year-old Jungwirth have become much closer in recent months.
Rounding out the weekend with a star-studded shindig, the 2015 American Music Awards took over the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles last night (November 22).
Leading the pack with three wins (including Song of the Year and Album of the Year) was Taylor Swift, though her ex-boyfriend Harry Styles and his One Direction bandmates nabbed Favorite Group and Artist of the Year honors.
His latest release Purpose is burning up the charts, and it turns out Justin Bieber has considerably higher first-week sales than One Direction's Made in the A.M., which hit stores on the same day, November 13th.
With 522,000 units sold, the “What Do You Mean” crooner has the best-selling album of 2015 and the most for a male artist since the 2013 offering from Eminem. Meanwhile, One Direction moved a respectable 402,000 copies, though both 1D and Bieber may be in for a rude awakening when Adele’s sales figures for 25 are added up!