Zayn Malik Says He Used to Be Profiled at U.S. Airports

What's that gentle, cologne-scented breeze? Could it be—the first whispers of Zayn's second solo album cycle? Indeed! In a new interview with the U.K.'s…
Anna Gaca / June 21, 2017

Watch a New NSFW Video from Zayn for “Still Got Time” ft. PARTYNEXTDOOR

Today, One Direction's raunchiest alum Zayn has breathed new life into his recently-released PARTYNEXTDOOR collaboration "Still Got Time" with a lascivious new video, which captures our…
Winston Cook-Wilson / April 21, 2017

Best Boy Band Solo Debut Singles, Ranked

Harry Styles' "Sign of the Times" was the classic debut single by an ex-boy bander that rockets straight to the top of the charts thanks…
SPIN Staff / April 20, 2017

New Music: 2016 Owns Us One More Time With Taylor Swift and ZAYN’s Fifty Shades Darker Duet

In the eleventh hour, 2016 has given us a Taylor Swift and Zayn Malik duet for the Fifty Shades Darker soundtrack. "I Don't Wanna Live Forever" is a monogenre pop/R&B/EDM-lite blowout whose…
Anna Gaca / December 9, 2016

23-Year-Old Zayn Malik’s Memoir Excerpt Reveals He Likes to Draw, Have Sex

Zayn Malik, ex-One Directioner and current solo artist, has written his autobiography. It's 288 pages long. He's 23 years old. This week, Complex published…
Anna Gaca / October 14, 2016

M.I.A. Debuts ‘Freedun,’ Featuring Zayn Malik

M.I.A. is fast approaching the September 9 release date for her fifth and, possibly, final album, A.I.M. To that end, she premiered another new song, "Freedun," on Annie…
Anna Gaca / September 1, 2016

Tyler, the Creator Says Zayn Malik ‘Flaked on Studio Sessions Twice,’ Releases ‘Pillowtalk’ Remix

The ever-unpredictable creative Tyler, the Creator revealed on Twitter that this spring, he'd planned to record with Zayn Malik. He also explained why that didn't pan out.
Brian Josephs / June 21, 2016

ZAYN Cancels Captial Summertime Ball Performance in London, Citing Anxiety

British pop superstar ZAYN, a.k.a. former One Direction member Zayn Malik, was a no-show at tonight's Capital Summertime Ball, a one-day music festival held at London's Wembley…
Anna Gaca / June 11, 2016

Børns’ Piano-Driven Cover of Zayn’s ‘It’s You’ Is Chamber-Pop Heaven

Michigan-born pop singer Børns has a new cover of Zayn's dreamy Mind of Mine ballad "It's You," with a video recorded in a vaulted room straight out…
Anna Gaca / May 27, 2016

Ariana Grande, ZAYN, and Sia All Graced ‘The Voice’ Finale With Their Presences

On last night's jam-packed finale of The Voice — a show that still manages to be on television despite the fact that it's produced so few viable winners…
Brennan Carley / May 25, 2016

Azealia Banks’ Horrifying Slurs Against Zayn Malik Got Her Canned From a U.K. Festival

When there's a story involving Azealia Banks, there's no shortage of nouns, verbs, and adjectives writers can use to stuff their URLs with keywords, since…
Brennan Carley / May 11, 2016

ZAYN Enlists Director X to Bring ‘Like I Would’ From Bonus Track to Big League

Looks like ZAYN's going the route of Nicki Minaj and "Super Bass"-ing his Mind of Mine bonus track "Like I Would," as the former One Direction…
Brennan Carley / May 10, 2016

Review: ZAYN’s ‘Mind of Mine’ Is a So-So Thing to Waste

If you need proof that no life skill is more valuable than knowing exactly when to leave a party, look no further than Zayn Malik.
Andrew Unterberger / March 30, 2016

ZAYN’s ‘Like I Would’ Moves ‘Mind of Mine’ to the Center of the Dance Floor

Former One Direction member ZAYN is just two weeks out from the release of his debut solo album, Mind of Mine, from which we've already heard…
Brennan Carley / March 10, 2016

ZAYN Debuts New Song, ‘It’s You,’ and ‘Mind of Mine’ Artwork on ‘Tonight Show’

Update: ZAYN just premiered the studio version of "It's You" on Beats 1. Hear that below. Former One Direction member Zayn…
Brennan Carley / February 18, 2016