Did Zayn Malik Leave One Direction When & Why

Zayn Malik, born as Zain Javadd Malik on January 12th, 1993 in England is a popular singer and songwriter who gained fame as a member of the British-Irish boy band One Direction.  

However, in 2015 he announced his departure from the group, leaving many fans heartbroken. 

The departure of a member from One Direction is shocking, especially when it’s Zayn Malik who was considered as their main attraction. 

Here’s everything you need to know about how did Zayn leave 1D, why he left 1D, and when did Zayn leave 1D?