Zayn Malik Biography
Zayn Malik is a member of One Direction, an Irish-English boy band that topped the pop musical charts. Zayn Malik one direction also features Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson, Lian Payne and Harry Styles. Zayn Malik was born on 12 January 1993 in Bradford, UK. He was born to English mother Patricia and Pakistani-British father Yaser Malik. Zayn Malik family are Muslim. He has 3 sisters. He developed love for performing and singing. Raised in East Bowling, south to Bradford. He completed his schooling at Lower Fields Primary School. Later he joined Tong High School. At the age of 17, Zayn auditioned for the 7th series of The X Factor in Manchester in 2010. There he sang Mario’s ‘Let Me Love You’. All the 3 judges: Nicole, Louis, and Simon give him a ‘S’. After The X Factor, One Direction signed a record deal with Syco Music, a subsidiary of Sony Music.
They released their debut studio album, Up All Night. On 29 February 2012 he quit One Direction’s tour to be with his family because of the death of a family member. Zayn is actually spelled Zain before The X Factor. He has not yet legally changed the spelling. His name means ‘Beautiful’ in Arabic. He said his first man crush is Justin Timberlake.
Zayn Malik New Album 2017
- Mind of Mine (2016)
Top 10 Zayn Malik Songs 2017 List
- Pillowtalk (2016)
- Cruel with Snakehips (2016)
- Like I Would (2016)
- Freedun with M.I.A. (2016)
- Wrong ft. Kehlani (2016)
- She (2016)
- Back to Sleep with Chris Brown ft. Usher (2016)
- Rear View (2016)
- Drunk (2016)
- Fool for You (2016)
Zayn Malik Personal Life
Zayn smokes cigarettes. In December 2011, he disclosed that his New Year resolution was to quit smoking. But, Zayn Malik smoking pics went viral throughout 2012. Zayn has completely stopped smoking since early 2013. Latest Zayn Malik pictures are available online.
Zayn Malik Quotes
- ‘Vas Happenin?’ (Common quote)
- ‘I wouldn’t change anything as I love my life!’ (Tour Diary 4)
- ‘I’d become Vashappening Man! And save them all!’ (Tour Diary 3)
- ‘We’d party hard! DJ Malik! DJ Malik!’ (Tour Diary 4)
- ‘I’d make Lian my slave and I would make him my personal trainer!’ (Spin the Harry 1)
- ‘No. None of them would be bad boyfriends.’ (Sugarscape Interview)
Zayn Malik Girlfriends (Relationships)
Geneva Lane: Zayn started dating co-contestant of The X Factor Geneva Lane in 2010 when he was just 17 years old. But, because of strict ban of Simon Cowell against the contestants dating, they dismissed their relationship. At the grand finale of season seven, they disclosed themselves as a couple and later they broke up.
Rebecca Ferguson: In 2011, Zayn started dating the runner up of The X Factor’s season 7, Rebecca Ferguson. At that time Rebecca was 24, and Zayn was 18. The couple drew media attention for 6-year age gap. The relationship lasted for 4 months and ended in July.
Perrie Edwards: Zayn Malik is currently dating Perrie Edwards from Little Mix, winner of The X Factor season eight. They met when One Direction gave a performance on the 8th season of the show. On 18 August 2013 Zayn proposed her. Perrie showcased the 3 diamond ring at the band’s This Is Us World Premiere in London. Zayn’s spokesman confirmed their engagement and in 2015 they broke up. Zayn revealed that he had proposed her in front of both his and her parents.
Gigi Hadid: Zayn Malik is currently dating model Gigi Hadid.