Zayn Malik is his screen name, whereas Zain Javadd is his off-screen name. He was born on 12 January 1993. Zayn Malik is a British singer and songwriter. His dad, Yaser Malik, is a British Pakistani, and his mom, Tricia Brannan Malik, is English. She is also of part Irish ancestry. His mother adapted to Islam after marriage.
Zayn Malik – Family
He has one elder sister, and two younger sisters. Zayn Malik is a Muslim by religion. He easily speaks English, Urdu and can read Arabic.
He has been the bull’s eye of anti-Muslim outrages, which led him to removing his Twitter account around 2012. But that’s not all we have to tell you about him, is it?
Zayn Malik Start & Career
Zayn Malik grew up in East Bowling. He joined Lower Fields Primary School and Tong High School in Bradford. He was an eye-catcher from a very young age. He himself says that he started loving himself as a teenager. He was brilliant from the start and took acting arts options and performed in school assemblies.
He grew up eavesdropping to his father’s urban music chronicles, mainly R&B, hip hop, and reggae. He started writing raps when he was at school, and sang on platform for the first time when singer Jay Sean drop in on his school. Zayn Malik also did boxing for two years, and wasn’t eager to pursue it as a career. Preceding to his music profession, he was at first planning to chase a career as an English lecturer.
One Direction & Zayn Malik
Zayn Malik aimed to pursue a livelihood in music from an early age leading him to tryout as a solo artist for the British reality television music competition The X Factor in 2010. After being rejected as a solo musician, Malik was carried back into the contest, along with four other competitors.
This collection lead to form the boy band that would turn out to be branded as One Direction. During his stretch in the collection, they released the albums, which we still love to hear, namely:
Fashion Career Of Zayn Malik
In 2016 Malik made his entrance on The Business of Fashion’s annual BoF500 index, which outlines the most significant people in fashion. In January 2017, he published a shoe line with Italian footwear stylist Giuseppe Zanotti. In February, the Versace Spring Summer 2017 campaign highlighting Malik and model Adwoah Aboah was at large.
He co-hosted the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund’s Americans in Paris yearly concoction all through Paris Fashion Week, within the same month. And, yes Zain Malik was an immediate success.
As already explained, Zain was a catcher from start, so how could Donatella Versace ignore him? The main designer of Versace, selected Malik as the creative director for a collection entitled as Zayn x Versus, which is open in markets since May 2017.
Artistic Qualities of Zain Malik
Zain Malik has unique tastes, and we agree we do see that in his songs. He refers to urban music as his main musical inspiration, having grown up mainly with R&B, hip hop, and reggae, in addition to disco and Bollywood compositions. He is highly influenced by his father’s urban chronicles, together with:
• R. Kelly
Zayn Malik Love Life
Singer Perrie Edwards of Little Mix and Zain were dating back in early 2012, this was a huge sad cry for all his female fans. They got engaged in 2013. On 4 August 2015, Malik’s spokesperson verified that the duo had terminated their engagement.
Since December 2015 he has been dating model Gigi Hadid. We wish both of them lots of love and luck!