Malik is a British singer who is best known for being a member of one of the best-selling boy bands of all time, One Direction. The Zayn Malik net worth figure is $70 million as of 2022.Embed from Getty Images
Early Life and Bio
|Full Name||Zain Javadd Malik|
|Birth Date / Age||January 12, 1993 / 29 Years Old|
|Birth Place||Bradford, West Yorkshire, England|
|Source of Wealth||Singing|
|Height||5 ft. 9 in. / 175 cm.|
|Net Worth||$70 Million|
Zain Javadd Malik was born in January of 1993 in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England to parents Yaser and Trisha Malik (née Brannan). He was raised in East Bowling, Bradford as a part of a working-class family.
Meanwhile, he has one older sister, Doniya as well as two younger sisters, Waliyha and Safaa.
Malik was raised under the Islamic religion, but he no longer actively practices the faith. As far as education is concerned, Malik attended Lower Fields Primary School and Tong High School.
Throughout his days in school, Malik performed in stage productions, wrote raps, and sang in front of a crowd for the first time when singer Jay Sean visited his school.
Zayn Malik Net Worth and Career
Malik’s entry to the spotlight came in 2010 when he auditioned for the seventh series of The X Factor. Then, judges Nicole Scherzinger and Simon Cowell grouped him with contestants Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Liam Payne, and Louis Tomlinson.
Eventually, they would form the boy band known as One Direction. After the show ended, Cowell signed the group to a £2 million contract with Syco Records, per Digital Spy.
Although, they would eventually ink a record deal in North America with Columbia Records.
Overall, the band released five albums between 2011 and 2015. Insanely, each of them earned platinum status in the United States for moving over 1 million units. As of 2020, One Direction has sold over 70 million copies of its music worldwide.
Now, the band has 37 million subscribers on YouTube along with over 12.4 billion total views.
Notably, Malik is the only artist to ever win the Billboard Music Award for New Artist of the Year twice as he did so with the band and as a soloist.
Malik has continued to realize success even as a solo artist. His first project, Mind of Mine, peaked atop the charts and ended up going platinum. Then, his next LP went gold before his most recent project failed to see the same response from fans.
Zayn Malik Instagram and Twitter
Currently, Malik possesses a lucrative 45 million Instagram followers. Accompanying that is his 31 million followers on his Twitter account. Also, he is receiving 20.2 million monthly streams just on Spotify as of April 2022.
Early on in his career, Zayn briefly dated the likes of Geneva Lane, Rebecca Ferguson, and Stephanie Davis. He then dated and even got engaged to English singer Perrie Edwards of the band Little Mix. However, they broke up in August 2015.
Undoubtedly, Zayn’s most publicized relationship has been with American model Gigi Hadid.
In fact, the one time couple has a daughter together by the name of Khai. Malik and Hadid split in October 2021 after Hadid’s mother accused him of striking her. Later, Zayn entered a no-contest plea to four charges of harassment and was sentenced to 360 days of probation.
Zayn Malik Net Worth
The Zayn Malik net worth figure of $70 million has been amassed in just over a decade. His work with One Direction made him tens of millions. Then, his solo career managed to take off.
Malik’s music catalog, touring, business ventures, and merchandise sales have made him rich.
Zayn Malik FAQ
How tall is Zayn Malik?
Sources commonly list the singer as standing approximately five feet nine inches tall. In other words, Malik is roughly 175 centimeters in height.What ethnicity is Zayn Malik?
Zayn is the son of an immigrant Pakistani Muslim father and a White British mother with roots in England and Ireland.