Written by Staff Writer
26 Mar, 2015 | 8:20 am
On a sad note, Zayn Malik fans, the singer has announced that he was quitting One Direction because he wanted to live a normal life and apologised to fans of the hugely popular British-Irish boy band for doing so. The move caused sadness to thousands of fans.
“After five incredible years Zayn Malik has decided to leave One Direction,” the band said on its Facebook page and tweeted out to its 22.9 million Twitter followers.
“Niall, Harry, Liam and Louis will continue as a four-piece and look forward to the forthcoming concerts of their world tour and recording their fifth album, due to be released later this year.”
Last week Malik dropped out of the pop band’s on the road again tour in Asia due to “stress” after pictures were posted of the engaged Malik partying with a holidaymaker in Thailand.
The English-Irish One Direction came to prominence in the televised singing competition The X Factor in 2010 and has gone on to become one of the world’s top selling bands.
Meanwhile fans on Twitter immediately responded with teary Vine videos and the #AlwaysInOurHeartsZaynMalik hashtag.
However the band’s Wikipedia page was also quickly updated with a sentence, “Zayn Malik departed from the band on 25 March 2015”
The British-Irish boy band’s latest album, Four, came out in November.
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