Zayn Malik net worth is $ 47 million. Best known as the former member of the boy band One Direction, Zayn now works as a solo artist. Zayn along with Harry Styles, Liam Payne, Niall Horan, and Louis Tomlinson, quickly shot up to fame after 2010. As it was the same year when he was eliminated as a solo artist on the reality show “The X Factor” but was brought back to form the band One Direction.
While working with the band, Zayn along with other mates released numerous hit albums, which got them a huge fan following. Till date, he also appeared on numerous shows including Saturday Night Live (2012), Saturday Night Live (2016), and The Voice (2016).
Zayn Malik Net Worth – How it all began?
|Born||12 January 1993|
|Partner(s)||Perrie Edwards (2012–15)|
|Zayn Malik Net worth||$ 47 million|
|Income||$ 4 million|
Born on January 12, 1993, in Bradford, England, Zayn is of Pakistani-English-Irish heritage. Coming from a Muslim family, Zayn along with his sisters (Doniya, Waliyha, and Safa) grew up in a working-class neighborhood. Showing interest in music from a young age, he started with urban music records and also some Bollywood music. After listening to the different styles, he started writing rap songs at school. However growing up in a conservative family, he first decided to pursue an English degree at university.
One Direction (2010-2015)
With their newly formed group (One Direction) at “The X Factor”, the boys came third in the competition. Soon after that, they were signed by Simon Cowell to the record label Syco Music. It was a £2 million contract that was signed in 2010.
They released their first song in the same year. Titled “What Makes You Beautiful”, the song became an instant hit in the United Kingdom. Soon after that, they came up with their debut album “Up All Night (2011)”, which became the best seller in both the US and the UK. Thier success could be measured by the sales, which crossed 176 thousand copies in the first week.
Then in 2012, they released their second album “Up All Night”, which again proved to be commercially successful. Apart from that, they did a tour, which reportedly earned $114 million in box office sales.
In 2013, the band became the first boy band to have their first three albums all at number one in the U.S. As even their third album “Midnight Memories”, debuted at number one, which brought One Direction into the main spotlight.
Wasting no time, the boys again planned a tour in 2014. The “Where We Are Tour” was the third headlining concert tour, which indeed broke all the previous records by bringing in over $290 million. Then finally they released their fourth album “Four”, which again debuted number one position. However, it was Zayn’s last album with the band.
Together the group has sold over 50 million records across the globe.
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On March 25 March 2015, Zayn left the band. The reason behind it was that he wanted to stay away from the spotlight for some time. In one interview he said that he wanted to live like a normal 22-year-old guy with some private time to spend with family and friends.
Later he resumed working as a solo artist. His first album “Mind of Mine”, topped Billboard Top 200 chart selling over 157,000 copies till date. It also made him first male U.K. solo artist to have his debut album at the first position. Amazing, isn’t it?
Zayn Malik Net Worth
|Year||Zayn Malik net worth|
|2017||$ 47 million|
|2016||$ 43 million|
|2015||$ 42 million|
|2014||$ 40.5 million|
Zayn Malik net worth is 2017 is expected to be $ 47 million. As he already has a number of projects at hand including endorsements.