On Zayn Malik’s birthday today, let’s take a look at his top five all-time hit songs.
The British pop and R&B singer Zayn Javadd Malik popularly known as Zain Malik turns 30 today. He first auditioned in 2010 for the British “The X factor” show. After being eliminated from that he was brought back along with four other boys into that competition and formed the boy band “One Direction” and soon this band became a global sensation. From the One Direction band Hearthrob to a bonafide pop god, singer Zayn Malik has come a long way. Later, in March 2015 he quit the band and start as a solo artist and signed a recording contract with RCA Records after which he released his first solo album in 2016 Mind of Mine with its single hit “Pillowtalk.”
Zayn Malik won many awards in his career including an MTV Music Video Award and an American Music Award, among others. He is the only musician who wins the Billboard Music Award for New Artist of the Year twice. First as a member of the One Direction band and again as a solo artist in 2017.
Zayn Malik was born in a Pakistani Immigrant family in the United Kingdom. He grew up watching Bollywood movies and often likes to listen to Hindi music tracks. It’s no secret that he is a legit Bollywood fan. He once revealed in an interview that Badshah of Bollywood Shahrukh Khan his favourite Bollywood actor and his favourite Bollywood movies are Devdas and Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham.
Let’s take a look at his solo all-time hit songs, that will blow your mind away:
Pillowtalk (Mind Of Mine Album)
This song became an instant hit after its release and it’s his first solo song
This is Zayn Malik’s first solo song from his album Mind Of Mine, which is probably heard by most people and became an instant hit after its release. This song is completely different from what he sings during his One Direction days. This song’s lyric is about exploring the idea of sex-paradise and war-zone in bed.
This song is the second Zayn Malik song that has crossed 1 billion views on Youtube and got the top position in several charts including Billboard Hot 100.
Like I Would (Mind Of Mine Album)
The groovy and upbeat music will fire up that dancer inside of you
It is his third single song from his debut album. This song is about his lover’s current compassion, who lacks potential in bed. The groovy and upbeat music will fire up that dancer inside of you and will get you hooked on the song. This song also reached no. one on Billboard’s Dance Club Song chart.
I Don’t Wanna Live Forever (Mind Of Mine Album)
This song is the only song from the movie Fifty Shades Darker that has topped several charts
This song is a masterpiece from the 2nd instalment of the Fifty Shades Trilogy “Fifty Shades Darker” movie. For this song, he collaborated with pop queen Taylor Swift. This song is the only song from this movie that has topped several charts and has also been nominated for nine awards including, the Grammy Awards, Teen Choice Awards, and a Brit, and won four of them, which including the MTV Music Award for the best collaboration.
Dusk Till Down (Icarus Falls Album)
Zayn Malik and Sia collaborated for this song
Dusk Till Dawn is Zayn’s first song that has crossed 1 billion views in its official music video on Youtube and topped several charts after its release. For this song, he collaborated with Sia. This song is about two lovers who are prepared to overcome any barrier to staying with each other.
Vibez (Nobody Is Listening Album)
As soon as you heard this song you instantly vibe to the mellow tunes
VIbez is the last single song of his 3rd album Nobody Is Listening. This song is about the singer asking his girlfriend not to hide her true self and also exploring the idea of sex, as soon as you heard this song you instantly vibe to the mellow tunes.