The Ultimate Timeline Of Zayn Malik's First Year Sans One Direction

  • Zayn's transformational past year in 11 photos >>>

  • 1. April 2015 - First post-1D public appearance

  • 2. June 2015 - Resurfaces at Pais FW... for some reason

  • 3. July 2015 - Signs with RCA

  • 4. September 2015 - First solo (and shirtless) magazine cover

  • 5. October 2015 - Debuts a full beard

  • 6: November 2015 - Confirms relationship with Gigi Hadid

  • 7. January 2016 - Announces his first single.

  • 8. February 2016 - Pink hair, don't care

  • 9. February 2016 - unveils 'Mind Of Mine' album art

  • 10. March 2016 - Tricks everyone into thinking he got a face tattoo

  • 11. March 2016 - Shaves head and brings us full circle

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    What a ride... so many different hair colors and styles.

    We can’t say it often enough…. today (March 25), marks one year since Zayn Malik left One Direction.

    Naturally, we’re all in need of the ultimate 2015 timeline, to relieve all of Zayn's past years highlights. From being the quiet, most mysterious member of One Direction, to becoming ZAYN, the often shirtless solo artist who sings about sex, and is a guy that probably dyes his hair more often, then he changes his underwear.

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    His transformation may have seemed fast, but in reality, it has slowly developed over the course of the past year. Enjoy our timeline gallery above!

    Friday, 25. March 2016