Zayn Malik is an English singer and composer. He was also a member of the boy band One Direction.  He is best known as one of the founding members of the chart-topping boy-band-of-a-generation One Direction.

Zayn Malik
Zayn Malik

Early Life

Zayn Malik was born on 12 January 1993 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. He is the son of Yaser Malik, who is a British-Pakistani and Tricia Brannan Malik.


He attended Lower Fields Primary School and Tong High School in Bradford. He has studied arts course and appeared in school productions as a teenager.


He grew up listening to his father’s urban music records as well as Bollywood music. Prior to his music career, Zayn wanted to pursue a degree in English. In 2010, he auditioned as a solo artist for the British television series The X Factor. After being eliminated, he was brought back into the competition, along with four other contestants, to form the group which is known as ‘One Direction’.

Since then, the band has gone on to become one of the most successful boy bands of all time. When their debut album, Up All Night, released, it scored a Billboard chart No.1. It also has hit singles including “What Makes You Beautiful”, “Live While We’re Young”, “Story of My Life” and “Steal My Girl”. He quit the band on 25 March 2015.  Then he was spotted at a London recording studio with producer Naughty Boy.

Zayn Malik previously dated The X Factor contestant Rebecca Ferguson but their relationship ended in four months. After break up, he began dating Little Mix singer Perrie Edwards. The couple got engaged in August 2013 but was broken as well. Buzz is that he got engaged to model Gigi Hadid.

Age, Height & Measurements

Zayn Malik Age 25 years. Zayn Malik's height 5 feet 9 inches (175 cm), weight 145 lbs (66 kg). Body measurements 38 - 28 - 13 and Zodiac Sign Capricorn.
Zayn Malik Bio
Famous AsZayn Malik
ProfessionSinger, Songwriter
Age25 years
BirthdayJanuary 12th, 1993
Birth PlaceBradford, England, United Kingdom
Birth SignCapricorn
Height5 feet 9 inches (175 cm)
Weight145 lbs (66 kg)
Body Measurements38 - 28 - 13
Net Worth$49 million
SalaryNot Available
Birth/Full NameZain Javadd Malik
Nick NameBradford Bad Boy
Birth CountryUnited Kingdom
EthnicityBritish, pakistani
Body BuildStraight
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorHair Color
Shoe Size9.5 (US)
Dress SizeUpdate Soon
FatherYaser (is of British Pakistani descent)
MotherTricia Malik (née Brannan) (is of English descent)
SisterDoniya (Older Sister), Waliyha (Younger Sister), Safaa (Younger Sister)
SonNot Known
Marital StatusUnmarried
SpouseNot Available
Dating/Affairs WithRebecca Ferguson (Swedish Actress),Perrie Edwards (Singer in the band Little Mix),Lauren Rich,Giggi Hadid (American Model)
SchoolLower Fields Primary School Tong High School in Bradford
College/UniversityNot Known


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