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Liam Payne Reveals the Reasons Why Zayn Malik Quit One Direction

Since Zayn Malik left One Direction a few months ago, fans have wanted answers about the reasoning behind his decision – and now former band mate Liam Payne is speaking out.

“I mean you know, he had to do what he had to do really, for himself,” Liam said on Wednesday (May 20) on Capital FM radio. “It’s like any other job really; sometimes you have to move on because you’re not enjoying what you’re doing as much.” He also added “of course,” when asked if he missed his friend.

“He wanted to go and spend some time with his family and missus,” Liam added. “We’re just going to carry on doing what we’re doing… We wish him [Zayn] all the best with whatever he goes into and stuff. We’ll just have to see what happens.”

Zayn Malik's Producer Naughty Boy: Louis Tomlinson is 'Messing With a Sleeping Lion'

The One Direction feud between Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson continues.

The former member’s music producer Naughty Boy opened up about his beef with Louis and 1D fans in a new interview.

Louis needs to shut his mouth. He is just a child. He’s messing with a sleeping lion and you shouldn’t have woken up a sleeping lion as you are only going to regret it,” he told The Sun (via “I don’t know Louis, so I can only base my judgement on what he says and he is acting like a 12-year-old. Louis should be supporting Zayn. I’ve been the one looking after Zayn since he left One Direction.”

He continued, “It’s not fair for the fandom to go for us because we haven’t done anything. I’m not prepared to be the brunt of everything as everyone needs to wait for the real story to come out and then they will realize.”

This is how Louis responded to the “sleeping lion” comment:

Louis Tomlinson Thanks Fans Amid Zayn Malik Twitter Feud

In the middle of Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson‘s Twitter feud, Louis has taken to Twitter to thank his fans.

“Our fans support really has been a different class ! Huge love to you guys !!” Louis wrote.

Louis, 23, has NOT addressed Zayn‘s tweet from the day before.

Here’s what happened: Louis responded to Zayn‘s friend and music producer Naughty Boy over a photo he had posted. There was a back-and-forth, and finally Zayn slammed Louis. See the full exchange of tweets here!

Fans erupted over Zayn‘s tweet, asking why he was abandoning his fans. Louis noticed the fan support, and sent out his most recent tweet.

Zayn Malik: I Was 'Defending Myself' Against Louis Tomlinson

Zayn Malik took to Twitter to clear up some questions surrounding his Twitter battle with Louis Tomlinson.

The 22-year-old former One Direction member says he was just defending himself.

In case you missed it, Zayn called out Louis after he made comments about a photo of him and producer Naughty Boy.

“Don’t know why I’m being attacked for defending myself, people got it twisted! I love my fans ?! Every single one of you x,” he tweeted.

Louis Tomlinson & Zayn Malik's Twitter Feud Gets Fans Talking - See Their Reactions Here!

One Direction‘s Louis Tomlinson and former band mate Zayn Malik‘s new feud is generating tons of buzz on the web!

In case you didn’t know, Zayn recently wrote a surprising comment on Louis‘ Twitter, which left many fans beyond shocked.

After seeing the comment, many fans took to Twitter to share their feelings over the feud, which could mean the end to Louis and Zayn‘s friendship.

“What makes me sad the most is that Zayn chose to defend Naughty Boy instead of his best friends and fans. #TOMLINSONSLAYSAGAIN,” one fan wrote.

Click inside to read more fan tweets about the Zayn Malik and Louis Tomlinson feud… More Here! »

Zayn Malik Calls Out Louis Tomlinson in Shocking Tweet!

You won’t believe what Zayn Malik just tweeted at his former One Direction band member Louis Tomlinson

Zayn, 22, wrote to Louis, 23, on Twitter just moments ago: “@Louis_Tomlinson remember when you had a life and stopped making bitchy comments about mine ?”

Zayn left the band several weeks ago, and it came as a huge shock to his fans around the world. In the meantime, the remaining guys of 1D have been working hard on a new album sans Zayn.

This all seems to have started over a photo Zayn ‘s producer Naughty Boy posted, featuring a filter on the pic. “Remember when you were 12 and you used to think those Mac filters for your pictures were cool haha ! Some people still do HA!,” Louis wrote.

Read the entire exchange inside, which includes an exchange between Louis and Naughty Boy… More Here! »

Zayn Malik Removes One Direction From Twitter Handle

Zayn Malik is no longer associated with One Direction on social media.

The 22-year-old singer has officially changed his Twitter account handle to “@ZaynMalik,” shortening it from “@ZaynMalik1D.”

Almost immediately after fans noticed, #YouWillAlwaysBeZaynMalik1D started trending.

Zayn also removed references to the band from his bio, which used to include a link to 1D‘s website.

Check out his first tweet as just “@zaynmalik” below!

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