|Real Name||Zain Javadd Malik|
|NicknameZain Javadd Malik||Bradford Bad Boy|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 175 cm|
in meters- 1.75 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 9"
|Weight||in Kilograms- 66 kg|
in Pounds- 145 lbs
|Body Measurements||- Chest: 38 Inches|
- Waist: 28 Inches
- Biceps: 13 Inches
|Eye Color||Hazel Brown|
|Date of Birth||12 January 1993|
|Age (as in 2017)||24 Years|
|Birth Place||Bradford, England, United Kingdom|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Capricorn|
|Hometown||East Bowling, Bradford, England|
|School||Lower Fields Primary School |
Tong High School in Bradford
|Debut||Up all night (2011)|
|Family||FatherYaser Malik |
Mother Tricia Brannan Malik
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Doniya, Waliyha and Safaa
|Ethnicity||Pakistani and BritishPakistani and British|
|Hobbies||Drawing, dancing, reading|
|Boys, Affairs and More|
|Marriage Year||24 April 2012|
|Affair/Boyfriend||Rebecca Ferguson (Swedish Actress)|
Perrie Edwards (Singer in the band Little Mix)
Giggi Hadid (American Model)
|Net Worth||$49 million|
|Favorite Book||Harry Potter|
|Favorite Song||Thriller by Michael Jackson|
|Favorite Artists||Niall, Chris Brown|
|Favorite Album||Graffiti by Chris Brown|
|Major Controversies||• He was in controversy because he cheated on his fiancee Perrie Edwards, with an Australian waitress in an after party. |
• He was caught smoking an illegal substance and it was recorded on camera, which affected One Direction's fan following.
Some Lesser Known Facts About Zayn Malik
- Does Zayn Malik smoke?: Yes
- Does Zayn Malik drink alcohol?: Yes
- The word Zayn comes from Arabic origin and means beautiful and Malik means king.
- Zayn was a contestant in the music competition X-Factor, where he was called back after being eliminated as a solo artist. There were four other eliminations that were brought back and Zayn, Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Liam Payne and Louis Tomlinson formed the band One Direction.
- Zayn left the band in March 2015 and signed up a contract with RCA Records and released his solo album Life of Mine on 25 March 2016.
- He is the first British artist who made a debut topping both the US and UK charts. PillowTalk was the number one song in several countries.
- Zayn sang on stage for the first time when singer Jay Sean visited his school. He used to write rap in school and did boxing for two years.
- He said that he left the band due to creative differences. His style is more of an R&B singer, where as the band produces mainly Pop Rock style.
- Besides R&B, Zayn experiments with electro R&B, hip-hop, neo-soul, reggae and Qawalli Ghazal genres too and has included all of these in his songs.
- Malik has a Tenor voice with great versatility and is known for his belting notes and falsetto. He was the strongest vocalist in the One Direction band.
- He ranked 27 on Glamour‘s “World’s Sexiest Men” list in 2011 and British GQ‘s best-dressed male in 2014.
- Zayn surpassed One direction at number 2 and Justin Bieber at number one to take over the top position on Billboard 100.
- He is emotional and empathetic and cries while watching emotional movies.
- His total amount of solo time in the album Up All Night amounted to only 5 minutes and 38 secs.
- Zayn is not comfortable facing the camera and tends to be nervous at times.
- When Zayn was younger, he was afraid that no girl would fall in love with him.
- He applied for the X-Factor in 2009 too but did not show up as he was too nervous.
- Zayn was in the school choir.
- He has a man crush on Justin Timberlake and fancies Megan Fox out of her pants.
- Zayn once made a New year’s resolution to quit cigarettes, as he is addicted to it and wants to quit desperately.
- If Zayn wasn’t an artist, he would have liked to be an English teacher.
- He gets tired of stays in hotels and doesn’t like to stay inside when there are so many beautiful things to see in the world. He also sneaked out of a hotel with Louis once and got lost in Sydney.