Zayn Malik Wiki, Bio, Age, Net worth, Family, and more.

Zayn Malik
Zayn Malik

About Zayn Malik

Zayn Malik is a British singer. His real name is Zain Javadd Malik but he is popular as Zayn. He became popular with the music competition The X Factor.

His academic qualification is that he attended Lower Fields Primary School and Tong High School. Later he took performing arts courses and even wrote raps while at school.

Zayn Malik Age

Zayn Malik was born on 12 January 1993 and his age in 2021 is 28 years. His birthday is on 12 January and birthplace is Bradford, West Yorkshire, England.

Zayn Malik Family and Relationship

His father’s name is Yaser Malik who is an immigrant Pakistani Muslim, mother’s name is Trisha Malik who is a White British of English and Irish descent, and his siblings include one older sister Doniya and two younger sisters Waliyha and Safaa.

He was born and brought up in England but had Islamic upbringing. He identifies himself as a non practicing Muslim.

In the year 2010 he began dating Geneva Lane who was his fellow contestant from the show X Factor. Later in 2011 he shared a few months relationship with another contestant named Rebecca Ferguson followed by actress Stephanie Davis in the same year.

It was in December 2011 that he started a romantic relationship with Perrie Edwards who is a singer of the band Little Mix. The couple got engaged in August 2013 but unfortunately broke up in August 2015 due to unknown reasons.

At the end of 2015 he started dating Gigi Hadid, an American model. Even though there were several ups and downs in their relationship they reconciled again. The duo welcomed their first child a daughter named Khai Hadid Malik in September 2020.

Unfortunately, they ended their long relationship after Hadid’s mother accused him for striking Gigi in October 2021. There were harassment charges imposed against him for which he was sentenced a 360 days probation and to complete anger management and domestic violence education programmes. After this case Gigi and her sister Bella have grown closer and now share a strong sister bond.

He stayed in Bucks County, Pennsylvania for a major period of time and also owns an apartment in SoHo, Manhattan. In 2018 he sold his Los Angeles and London houses.

Zayn Malik Earnings and Assets

He is a singer. Through this he has earned a good income. His estimated net worth is between $65 million to $75 million.

Zayn Malik Body Measurement

His height is 5 feet 9 inches and his weight is approximately 66 kg. His body measurements are 38-28-13 and he has hazel brown eyes and brown hair color.

Career

At a young age of 17 years he auditioned in Manchester for the seventh season of reality television competition The X Factor. Even though he was eliminated before finale, he was teamed up with the fellow competitors to form a boy band named One Direction.

This group attained popularity rapidly and signed contracts with various record labels like Syco Records, Columbia Records, etc. In February 2011 the book titled One Direction: Forever Young (Our Official X Factor Story) was released which topped The Sunday Times Best Seller list.

In November 2011 the group released its debut studio album Up All Night and later made a record to reach number 1 in USA with their debut album. Later they released various albums namely Take Me Home, Midnight Memories, Four, etc. They were also into concert films.

In order to start a solo career, Malik left the One Direction group. In 2016 he released his first solo album Mind of Mine. He has collaborated with many renowned personalities. In late 2016 he released a single I Don’t Wanna Live Forever along with Taylor Swift which was a soundtrack of the film Fifty Shades Darker.

His other albums are Icarus Falls and Nobody Is Listening. Apart from this he is also active in the fashion industry where he released a shoe line with Italian footwear designer Giuseppe Zanotti, designed a backpack line for The Kooples and featured in Versus (Versace) Spring Summer 2017 campaign.

He has modeled for Penshoppe and Martyre and is also involved in Philanthropic activities.

Facts

  1. Zayn Malik is a British singer.
  2. He is active on Instagram with 43.7 million followers, Facebook, and Twitter with 31.1 million followers.
  3. His real name is Zain Javadd Malik.
  4. He started his career with the reality television competition The X Factor.
  5. He became popular with the boy band One Direction.
  6. With his talent he received many accolades like American Music Award, Billboard Music Award, MTV Video Music Award, etc.
  7. Being active in fashion industry he modeled for various brands including Martyre which was founded by Anwar Hadid who is the brother of his then girlfriend Gigi Hadid.
  8. There have also been accusations against him filed by Gigi’s mother.
  9. He is the father of a girl child born from his girlfriend Gigi who is a model.
  10. He became the first British male solo artist to debut at number one with his first album.
  11. While in One Direction he revealed being suffering from eating disorder.