In 2015, when Malik introduced his exit from the band mid-tour, he posted a be aware on-line to clarify his state of affairs.
Malik wrote: “I am leaving because I want to be a normal 22-year-old who is able to relax and have some private time out of the spotlight. I know I have four friends for life in Louis, Liam, Harry and Niall.”
Although his relationship with Malik is somewhat tense, Horan did clarify how shut he was with the remainder of the band.
“We don’t get to see each other as much as we’d like to,” he mentioned. “But we try.”