Boy pop supergroup One Direction is now apparently Two Directions as member Zayn Malick officially quits the band less than a week after taking a break due to stress. Keep reading for statements from Zayn, the band, and Simon Cowell about his departure.
Zayn Malik, one-fifth of One Direction, is taking a hiatus from the boy band after he was accused of cheating on his fiancee, Perrie Edwards. See what Zayn’s rep said in a statement…
During Monday’s show, Today‘s Matt Lauer asked the One Direction members point-blank whether absent singer Zayn Malik is dealing with a substance abuse problem. Zayn spoke out later… And wasn’t happy with Matt Lauer.
Over a dozen stars, including original (and recently cursed) crooner Bono gathered together to record a new version of 1984’s Band Aid song “Do They Know It’s Christmas” to aid in Ebola relief. Watch the new take on the old classic that includes One Direction, Rita Ora and Sam Smith while thankfully leaving out one of the worst lines in pop history from the original.
One Direction’s Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson shown smoking pot, joking about it in self-made video
A new video appears to show One Direction’s Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson smoking a joint while arriving for their April 27 concert in Lima, Peru. Both boy band stars joked about “Mary J” and mocked the cops from the safety of their car.
While Liam and Harry One Direction were trekking up the 5th-century Inca site Machu Picchu in Peru they got reverse photobombed by a couple of fellow travelers.
Check out this Australian mom’s vengeful eBay listing of her teen daughter’s One Direction tickets that includes calling her daughter and her friends “trollops” for lying about sleepovers so they could be with older boys as well as such brutal declarations as: “I find it HIGHLY amusing that you girls think you invented this stuff. Tricks like this on OUR parents is how HALF of you were conceived …..And why a lot of your friends DONT have an address to send that Fathers day card to!!!” (And did I mention the current bid on the four tickets is now over $22,000?)
One Direction now has a signature fragrance called “Our Moment.” Harry Styles has described the scent as smelling like a “summer day.” Contributing to the olfactory experience are jasmine petals, frangipani, pink grapefruit, wild berries and red currants. Their cheesy commercial features the boys interacting with all those things while a super-sweet rendition of “My Favorite Things” sung by Diana Vickers.