Zayn Malik Wiki, Biography, Age, Girlfriend, Family, Career, Awards & more.
Zayn Malik Wiki Biography
Zyan Malik is an English Singer and a Song Writer. He is best known for his band, ONE DIRECTION. Zain Malik is famously named as Zayn Malik. But only a few people know his full name i.e, Zain Javadd Malik.
He came into the light of the public in the year 2010, where he gave an audition as a solo contestant for the British Music Competition THE X FACTOR.
After being eliminated as a solo performer, Zayn Malik was brought back into the competition, along with four other contestants, which later came up to be known as ONE DIRECTION band.
According to the sources, Malik has left this group in March 2015 and has signed a contract with RCA Records as a solo recorder.
Zain Javadd Malik was born on 12th January 1993 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England to a family of English Pakistani descent. His father, Yaser Malik is a British Pakistani and his mother Trica Brannan Malik is English and Irish descent. She later converted herself to Islam upon her marriage.
Zayn Malik has one older sister, Doniya and two younger sisters, Waliyha and Safaa. Zayn Malik was born into a middle-class family. His interest in music came up by looking into his father’s work.
He grew up listening to his father’s urban music records, Hip hop etc. He started writing raps when he was at school and sang on the stage for the first time when singer Jay Sean visited his school.
|Full Name||Zain Javadd Malik|
|Nick Name||Bradford Bad boy|
|Date of Birth||12th January 1993|
|Birthplace||Bradford, England, United kingdom|
|Fathers Name||Yaser Malik|
|Mothers Name||Tricia Brannan Malik|
|Home Town||East Bowling, Bradford, England|
|Caste||Pakistani and British Ethnicity|
|Schooling||Lower Fields Primary school, Tong High School in Bradford|
|Profession||Singer and Songwriter|
|Debut||Up all night (2011)|
|Hobbies||Drawing, dancing, reading|
Zayn Malik Physical Appearance
|Height||In centimetres-175 cm|
In feet inches-5’9”
|Weight(in approx)||In Kilograms- 66 kg|
In pounds-145 lbs
|Age as in 2020||26 years|
|Eye Colour||Hazel brown|
|Body Measurement||chest:38 inches|
biceps: 13 inches
Zayn Malik Girlfriend &Affairs
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Rebecca Ferguson( Swedish Actress)|
Perrie Edwards (Singer in the Band Little Mix)
Gigi Hadid( American model)
|Wife / Spouse||N/A|
Net worth & Car
|Net worth||$ 49 million|
|Car||Continental GT, Bentley, Mercedes Benz.|
Zayn malik Favourite Things
- His favourite foods are Spicy Chicken, Pasta with Bolognese.
- Zayan Malik’s favourite colour is Black.
- His favourite song is Thriller( By Michael Jackson).
- Zayan’s favourite singer is Chris Brown, Niall.
- His favourite pet is Cat.
- Zayan Malik’s favourite album is Graffiti By Chris brown.
- His favourite actor is Leonardo d Caprio and Will Smith.
Awards And Achievements
Zayn Malik has received several awards and Nominations. Among them, he has won an American Music Award, Billboard Music Award, iheartRadio Music Award and MTV Video Music Award. Here is the list:
|2015||Zayn||Outstanding Contribution to Music ( The Asian Awards)|
|2016||Zayn||Choice Music: Breakout Artist (Teen Choice award), Choice Summer Male star (Teen Choice award),|
|2016||Pillow talk||Best British Pop Single ( Pop Justice Euro 20 Music Awards)|
|2016||Zayn||New artist of the year (American Music Awards)|
|2016||Night Changes||Pop Award Songs (BMI Awards)|
|2017||Zayn||Top New Artist (Billboard Music Awards)|
|2017||zayn||Power Artist (Billboard Power 100)|
|2017||Pillow talk||Pop Award Songs (BMI London Awards)|
|2017||Zayn||Best solo Breakout (iheart Radio Music Awards)|
|2017||zayn||Best look (MTV Europe Music Awards)|
|2017||“I don’t Wanna Live Forever” With Taylor swift||Best Collaboration (Mtv video Music Awards)|
|2017||Zayn||Best solo New Artist (Music Choice)|
|2019||“ I don’t wanna live Forever”||Award-Winning Song (BMI Pop Awards)|
|2019||“A Whole New World”||Choice Song In a movie (Teen Choice Awards)|
Film: as himself
- One direction: This is us 2013
- Where we are –The concert Film 2014
- Ocean’s 8 2018 – cameo
Television: as himself
- The X Factor (2010)- Contestant.
- I Carly (2012)- Played a guest role.
- Saturday Night Live (2012-2014)- Musical Guest.
- One direction: The Tv Special (2014)
- The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2016)- Musical Guest
- The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2016)- Musical Guest.
- The voice (2016)- Musical Guest.
Some Unknown And Interesting Facts About Zayn Malik
- Does Zayn Malik smoke? Yes
- Does Zayn Malik drink Alcohol? Yes
- He is the first British artist who made a debut topping both the US and UK charts. Pillow Talk was the number one song in several countries.
- Zayn sang on the stage for the first time when singer Jay Sean visited his school.
- Zayn Malik left his band One Direction due to creative differences.
- He has been ranked as 27 on Glamour’s “World’s Sexiest Men” list in 2011 and British GQ’s best- dressed male in 2014.
- He is emotional and empathetic and cries while watching emotional movies.
- Zayn doesn’t speak much in media.
- Zayn Malik wants to quit cigarettes and he expressed this desire to the world.
- Zayn Malik stated that he started taking pride in his appearance after moving schools at the age of twelve.
- Before beginning his music career, he had planned to pursue a career as an English teacher.
- He was in controversy because he cheated on his fiancée 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 Fan Following.
- He had been the target of Anti –Muslim slurs, which led him deleting his twitter account in 2012.
- He is an official ambassador of the British Asian Trust Charity, contributing to improving the lives of disadvantaged people living in South Asia.
- In April 2014, Malik donated his guitar to the Kean’s Children Fund in Dundee, Scotland.
- He loves to travel.