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Check Out Zayn Malik's Sexy 'Pillowtalk' Music Video

1/30/2016 8:36am EST
Zayn Malik Makes Out With Gigi Hadid In 'Pillowtalk' Video
Zayn Malik released his first post-One Direction solo single, "Pillowtalk," on Thursday, with a video that suggests that he and model girlfriend Gigi Hadid are more than just friends.

The trippy video has some NSFW aspects and has some One Direction fans scratching their heads as to just what Malik was getting at in the erotic and definitely not-safe-for-his-younger-1D-fans video.

Smashing guitars, tears of red and black paint, and artfully placed flowers on a nude woman suggest that Malik has clearly shed any remnant of his One Direction image, according to Entertainment Tonight.


Zayn Malik: 'I Just Gave It A Go Because It Was There At The Time'

1/28/2016 12:00pm EST
Zayn Malik Says 'I Never Wanted To Be In One Direction'
Zayn Malik revealed in an interview with Apple Music Beats that he "never really wanted to be in One Direction."

"I think I always wanted to go, from like the first year, really. I never really wanted to be there, like in the band," Malik admitted.

"I just gave it a go because it was there at the time, and when I realized the direction we were going in, mind the pun, with the music, I instantly realized it wasn't for me, because I realized I couldn't put any input in."

Malik left the band for good in March of 2015 after realizing once and for all that being in a "boy band" was not the mu...

Zayn Malik Reveals His Main Reason For Leaving One Direction

1/13/2016 1:10pm EST
Former One Direction Singer Zayn Malik Reveals, 'I Want To Hear
Former One Direction singer Zayn Malik says one of the main reasons he wanted to go solo was to be able to know and embrace his own voice on records.

Malik famously left the boy band in March of 2015, leaving Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne and Niall Horan to go at it alone without him.

Malik has not looked back since and says he wants to "realize his own voice."

The singer has since signed with RCA records as a solo act and is due to release an album sometime in 2016.

“My fans are giving me s**t every day,” he says. “Like, ‘Where the f**k is your music? You’ve been at it for ...

Is Zayn Malik’s Current Relationship Developing Too Quickly?

1/5/2016 10:34am EST
Former One Direction Singer Zayn Malik And Model Gigi Hadid Seen
Former One Direction singer Zayn Malik was spotted in New York City with Gigi Hadid and rumor has it, the two were apartment hunting.

But are the rumors true?

According to a report by E!, the two were spotted around SoHo, visiting apartments that were available for rent.

A source told E! News that while the two were spotted around town together, they were not looking for an apartment to share

The couple's relationship has developed quickly, much to the chagrin of One Direction fans.

Hadid is regularly seen in the company of handsome musicians.

She dated singer Cody Simpson for almost ...

Gigi Hadid's Friends Have Issues With Zayn Malik

12/2/2015 8:45am EST
Gigi Hadid's Friends Don't Approve Of Her Dating Former One Dire
Gigi Hadid is feeling the wrath of some of her closest friends, who think that the model shouldn't be getting too carried away with her new relationship with former One Direction singer, Zayn Malik.

According to a story published by E!, the couple is still in the brand-new stages of their reported relationship.

"Her friends do not quite understand what the attraction is," said an insider close to Hadid to E!. "He is not her usual type, he doesn't share her sense of humor or ease with people [and] he's a little more self-aware and awkward."

Malik said in an interview with Fader Magazine t...

Zayn Malik's Photo Associated With ISIS?

11/22/2015 2:01pm EST
Zayn Malik
Zayn Malik found himself in the headlines this week after a photo of him was used by the Huffington Post in an article about ISIS. As you can imagine, fans were outraged that Malik's picture was used, even if the outlet wasn't trying to associate the singer with the terrorist group.

According to Hollywood Life, Huff Post has since removed the photo and issued a public apology.

"We apologize for the original image here. Zayn Malik is mentioned in the story, but is obviously not a part of ISIS," read the apology tweet.

Zayn Malik was mentioned in the article because the writer, Jason Link...

Grammy-Winning Producer Has Nothing But Praise For Zayn Malik

9/17/2015 11:40am EDT
One Direction's Zayn Malik Is A 'Genius" Says Record Producer
Zayn Malik is reportedly a "genius" says record producer Malay.

The Grammy-winning producer, who has worked with Frank Ocean on his album "Channel Orange," took to his Twitter account to laud the former One Direction member.

Malay has also worked with John Legend and Alicia Keys.

Cat's out the bag, it's no secret we've been working. @zaynmalik is pure genius. An artists' artist. A shining star with a genuine ❤️

— Malay (@MalayHo) September 14, 2015

"Cat's out the bag, it's no secret we've been working. @zaynmalik is pure genius. An artists' artist. A shining star with a genuine [hea...

Is Zayn Malik Dating Disney Star Zendaya?

8/11/2015 2:31pm EDT
Zayn Malik Rebounds From Perrie Edwards With Disney Star Zendaya
Former One Direction singer Zayn Malik seems to have moved on from his broken engagement to Little Mix singer Perrie Edwards.

Reportedly, the solo star has been chatting up Disney darling and former "Dancing with the Star" contestant Zendaya.

According to a report in The Sun, as reported by Yahoo, Malik has been messaging the 18-year-old Disney star since discovering she was interested in making music with him.

"Zayn is talking to a lot of ladies very casually, but Zendaya is the most high-profile," a source said in the Sun story.

"He said they should get in the studio together as they ...

One Direction & Little Mix Star No Longer Engaged

8/4/2015 2:10pm EDT
Zayn Malik & Perrie Edwards
It's been a heck of a year for Zayn Malik. The singer quit One Direction in March and he just quit his relationship with Perrie Edwards.

According to, Malik split with the Little Mix star in July, just weeks after they reportedly purchased a $4.8 million mansion near London. He also recently wished her a "Happy Birthday" on Instagram.

An insider revealed, "She's been putting on a brave face as Little Mix have had promotion to do, but she's obviously devastated."

The pair got engaged in 2013 and recently spurred rumors that they broke up after Edwards was spotted on bandmate J...

One Direction Turns 5!

7/24/2015 10:55am EDT
One Direction Celebrates Its Fifth Birthday, Tweets Thanks To Fa
Happy fifth birthday One Direction!

Five years ago on July 23, 2010, five young boys individually graced the stage of Britain's "X Factor" and were told by Simon Cowell, 'You should be a group."

Since then, the band has amassed four top-selling albums: "Up All Night," "Take Me Home," "Midnight Memories" and "Four." They have also won five Brit Awards, four MTV Video Music Awards, eleven MTV Europe Music Awards, and nineteen Teen Choice Awards.

They were also proclaimed 2012's "Top New Artist" by Billboard.

The band took to Twitter to celebrate their anniversary, thanking fans and even t...

One Direction Twitter Feud Over

5/15/2015 9:25am EDT
One Direction Reveals All Is Well Between The Band And Zayn Mali
One Direction's Louis Tomlinson revealed on the "Late Late Show With James Corden" that there are no hard feelings between the band and Zayn Malik after a recent Twitter row.

Making their first TV appearance since Malik quit One Direction, the foursome went on the late-night talk show to discuss the issue, according to a report by the BBC.

Corden asked Tomlinson about the row, and the One Direction singer said the two had finally cleared the air between them. "There was a bit of back and forth, we're on good terms now," Tomlinson said of his relationship with Malik. Watch the complete vid...

Singer Reveals New Look Following Split From One Direction

4/18/2015 8:37am EDT
Zayn Malik
On Friday night, singer Zayn Malik showed off his newly shaved head in his first public appearance since quitting One Direction.

Malik, 22, is known for his shaggy, long hair but looked quite different with his buzz cut and a nose stud at the Annual Asian Awards in London.

The pop star attended the event with his mother Trisha. He didn't speak with reporters; however, he signed autographs for fans outside the Grosvenor House Hotel.

According to the Daily Star, Malik won the Asian of the Year Award for his outstanding contribution to music. It's the first individual award the singer ha...

Bill Maher Joke Doesn’t Go Over Well With One Direction Fans

4/7/2015 9:01am EDT
Bill Maher Compares Zayn Malik To Boston Marathon Bomber - One D
There are about a zillion reasons to make fun of One Direction - or recent ex-band member Zayn Malik. It's One Direction, people.

But "looks like a terrorist" is definitely not one of them. Unless you're Bill Maher, because the late-night comic drew that very comparison in a recent online-only video- comparing Malik to Dzokhar Tsarnaev, one of the accused Boston Marathon bombers.

"I think after everything we’ve been through, I at least deserved the common respect of being told face to face," Maher said on "Real Time with Bill Maher," speaking to a photo of the former One Direction singer....

Possible Wedding Alert!

4/2/2015 2:54pm EDT
Zayn Malik
Zayn Malik is enjoying his time out of the spolight with fiancee Perrie Edwards, but is their sweet vacation to Italy a ruse for a quickie wedding?

The 22-year-old singer headed off to Italy with Edwards just one week after departing the band One Direction and the two took to Instagram to post some loving photos of their romantic getaway.

Is Malik planning something other than a quick getaway?

Speculation has swirled that the two love birds are perhaps looking to tie the knot early, since he quit the band and jet-set off with Perrie to Italy - with family members in tow.

There is also t...

Rumor Patrol: The Real Reason Zayn Malik Left 1D & More

3/28/2015 10:00am EDT
Rumor Patrol: Zayn Malik Leaves One Direction Because Of Drug Pr
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Zayn Malik Leaves One Direction Due To Drug Problem?: Rumor has it that Zayn Malik's departure from One Direction had nothing to do with the fact that he needed some time to rest and find a life for himself outside the band. It's been speculated that Malik's abrupt departure had to do with a deeper drug problem.

Verdict: No Official Comment. Apparently, an insider revealed to Radar Online that Malik ...

One Direction Star Zayn Malik: 'My Band Has Been Really Supportive'

3/27/2015 1:43pm EDT
Zayn Malik Gives First Interview Since Quitting 1D
Zayn Malik has spoken out for the first time since he announced he was leaving One Direction on March 25. Malik revealed in an interview with The Sun: "I can't do this anymore."

"It is crazy and wild and a bit mad but, at the same time, I've never felt more in control in my life" he admitted. "I feel like I'm doing what's right, right by myself and right by the boys."

"You know, I did try to do something that I wasn't happy doing for a while, for the sake of maybe other people's happiness...And that was mainly the fans. And I only ever tried to do it for the fans, and it was only ever for...

Harry Styles Tears Up At 1D's Indonesian Concert

3/26/2015 4:53pm EDT
Was Zayn Malik The Reason Harry Styles Cried? (Video)
Harry Styles was caught wiping away tears during One Direction's first official performance as a foursome in Jakarta, Indonesia, on Wednesday.

The 21-year-old singer was caught on camera looking very emotional during One Direction's concert, on the same day band mate Zayn Malik officially announced he was quitting the British boy band.

In order to maintain a semblance of control over the situation, Styles, Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan tweeted their own messages to fans who were devastated over the shocking news.

Styles took to his Twitter on Wednesday with a simple message...

Zayn Malik Is Leaving One Direction

3/25/2015 5:11pm EDT
Zayn Malik Quits One Direction; Band To Record New Album Without
Zayn Malik has quit One Direction less than a week after dropping out of the band's tour over rumors that he was cheating on his fiancee, Little Mix singer Perrie Edwards.

Malik, 22, recently made headlines after he was photographed holding a mystery blonde's hand in, Phuket, Thailand. The pressure and criticism prompted his tour exit. A spokesman for the band told Britain's The Sun newspaper that Malik "signed off with stress" to recuperate in the U.K.

Malik has since decided to leave the band for good. He wrote on 1D's official Facebook page: "My life with One Direction has been more th...

Rumor Patrol: Stories Were True Or False This Week?

3/21/2015 11:00am EDT
Rumor Patrol: Madonna Seduces Justin Bieber, Zayn Malik Leaves O
You can't go one week without hearing a ridiculous story involving some of your favorite celebrities. Thankfully, the Starpulse Rumor Patrol is here to sort out what's real and what's fake.

Zayn Malik Leaving One Direction For Perrie Edwards?: Zayn Malik, hot on the heels of a cheating scandal involving pictures of Malik posing and holding hands with a fan in Singapore surfaced, sparking cheating rumors. Malik has been engaged to Little Mix singer Perrie Edwards for nearly two years.

Verdict: True! Zayn Malik, the “bad boy” of One Direction, has (temporarily?) left the band’s “On the Ro...

Why Exactly Did Zayn Malik Pull Out Of The One Direction Tour?

3/20/2015 12:27pm EDT
Zayn Malik Quits One Direction Tour Over Allegations He Cheated
Zayn Malik has dropped out of the One Direction tour over rumors that he was cheating on his fiancee. The singer, 22, was photographed holding hands with a mystery blonde's hand in Phuket, Thailand, leading many to speculate that he was being unfaithful to Little Mix star Perrie Edwards.

Malik couldn't handle the stress and criticism, so he pulled out of the tour. Malik posted on Twitter on Wednesay:

I'm 22 years old... I love a girl named Perrie Edwards. And there's a lot of jealous fucks in this world I'm sorry for what it looks like x

— zaynmalik1D (@zaynmalik) March 18, 2015

The s...

One Direction's Fourth Studio Album, 'Four,' Out Nov. 17, Band Drops New Single 'Fireproof'

9/8/2014 5:33pm EDT
One Direction
One Direction -- Harry, Zayn, Louis, Liam and Niall -- are back with a brand new single and the announcement for their fourth studio album, the aptly titled, "Four."

The band announced in a press release on Monday that they'll be dropping their fourth album on November 17 and that new single "Fireproof" can be downloaded now for free on their official website (for 24 hours only).

The new track was written by Tomlinson and Payne, along with John Ryan, Jamie Scott and Julian Bunetta.

The band released a short YouTube video to thank fans for their support (46 million records sold!) and to a...

One Direction Singer Zayn Malik Receives Death Threats After '#FreePalestine' Post

7/29/2014 5:57pm EDT
One Direction Singer Zayn Malik Receives Death Threats After '#F
It was the tweet heard around the world as One Direction's Zayn Malik caused a firestorm of controversy after his comments on the Middle East went viral.

Showing his solidarity for Palestine, Malik tweeted the message #FreePalestine to his more than 13 million Twitter followers. Malik is of mixed Middle Eastern descent, as his father Yaser Malik is British-Pakistani and his mother Patricia is British. Malik's post couldn't have come at a worse time with Israel's military assault on Gaza ramping up in full force, which has seen more than 1,000 Palestinians and 50 Israelis killed. Malik want...

Leaked Video Shows One Direction Stars Smoking A Joint

5/28/2014 12:00pm EDT
Leaked Video Shows One Direction Stars Smoking A Joint
While on tour in Peru, One Direction stars Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson smoked a marijuana joint on the way to a gig and video taped their antics.

The obtained the 5-minute video of the stars being taken to Peru's Estadio Nacional in Lima on April 27. It shows Tomlinson, 22, holding the camera. He says: "So here we are, leaving Peru. Joint lit. Happy days. What do you think, Zayn, about that kind of content?" Malik, 21, responds, "Very controversial."

In the video, Tomlinson references an "illegal substance" and "Mary Jane," another name for marijuana, while also saying ...

Lady Gaga Appalled Over Boos For One Direction During VMAs

8/26/2013 10:35pm EDT
Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga was angered during Sunday Night's MTV Video Music Awards when British boy band One Direction was booed by the crowd.

The group, consisting of members Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson, Zayn Malik and Liam Payne, was booed following their win for Best Song Of The Summer for single "Best Song Ever", and Gaga, who kicked off the 2013 awards show with a performance of her new single "Applause", sought out the band backstage to show her support.

"If I did hear what I heard out there, I just want to tell you that you deserve every bit of success that you have. And don't you d...

The Morning Roundup: Dr. Phil's Drunk Sex Tweet Blows Up The Internet

8/22/2013 10:17am EDT
Dr. Phil
Dr. Phil asked a simple question via twitter on Tuesday as a discussion-starter for a future topic on his show and because of the way it was worded the world flipped out. The tweet, which read, "If a girl is drunk, is it ok to have sex with her? Reply yes or no to @drphil #teensaccused," went viral despite being removed shortly after, and people are now calling for the TV psych's bald head on a platter. Many consider the tweet insensitive to rape and sexual assault. A petition started on is demanding an apology, even though a rep for his show did apologize for the tweet, which wa...

One Direction Star Zayn Malik Engaged To Girlfriend Perrie Edwards

8/21/2013 10:24pm EDT
Zayn Malik
One Direction star Zayn Malik has confirmed that he's set to marry girlfriend Perrie Edwards.

Rumors that the couple, dating since 2011, are taking the next step in their relationship surfaced on Tuesday during the premiere of One Direction's new concert movie, "1D: This Is Us", when Edwards was spotted with a huge rock on her finger.

The Little Mix singer's mother, Debbie Dunfy, confirmed the news to England's Real Radio North East on Wednesday, saying, "It's true. They got engaged on Sunday and it was absolutely lovely. It's wonderful because Zayn is absolutely gorgeous and Perrie loves...

Thousands Of Screaming Fans Attend One Direction Movie Premiere In London

8/21/2013 11:30am EDT
One Direction
The center of London was a madhouse on Tuesday as 70,000 fans attended the premiere of "One Direction: This Is Us" in Leicester Square.

One Direction band members Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan and Louis Tomlinson walked the red carpet at the Empire cinema to promote their new film, which documents their meteoric rise to fame after they came together in 2010 on the U.K. "The X Factor."

Simon Cowell, who helms both the American and British version of the TV talent show, helped create the band and attended the premiere, telling reporters he "felt like a father" to the ban...

One Direction Breaks VEVO Record With 'Best Song Ever'

7/24/2013 1:00pm EDT
One Direction
Over 10.9 million fans watched One Direction's newest video, "Best Song Ever," in one day, shattering records on website VEVO on Monday. 

The video easily became VEVO's biggest 24-hour hit ever, surpassing Miley Cyrus' "We Can't Stop," which was released back in June.
In "Best Song Ever," the bandmates play caricatures of people involved in the music industry. Niall Horan and Louis Tomlinson play record label executives, Zayn Malik acts as a sexy assistant, Harry Styles plays a marketing man, and Liam Payne acts as a choreographer.
The video also includes clips from the upcoming film, ...

The Top 10 Celebrity Twitter Feuds Of 2012

12/12/2012 12:07pm EST
Kim Kardashian and Jon Hamm
There have been celebrity feuds since there have been celebrities, but before the rise of social media these feuds were held through snappy comments in magazines and newspapers. Now, with the popularity of Twitter, millions can watch their favorite celebrities duke it out in real-time! These are the Top 10 Celebrity Twitter Feuds of 2012!

Jon Hamm vs Kim Kardashian

This petty feud started when Hamm told Elle in an interview, “Whether it’s Paris Hilton or Kim Kardashian or whoever, stupidity is certainly celebrated. Being a f—ing idiot is a valuable commodity in this culture because you’re...

One Direction's Zayn Malik Temporarily Quit Twitter Over Terrorist Taunts

10/1/2012 1:35pm EDT
Zayn Malik
One Direction star Zayn Malik temporarily quit last month after he was falsely accused of supporting terrorism.

The pop star deleted his account on August 21st after receiving abuse from some of his followers, although he re-activated his page on the website two days later. Malik has now opened up about his decision to quit the website, admitting taunts about his Muslim faith upset him.

He tells Britain's Fabulous magazine, "You can say whatever you want about me, I'm not really bothered. But when it starts to upset people I care about or I hear about it from my mum, then th...