Zayn Malik's Twitter popularity dips as 50K unfollow

  • IANS, London
  • Updated: Apr 02, 2015 16:37 IST

The drama around former One Direction singer Zayn Malik refuses to die down. News is Malik has lost 50,000 followers on Twitter.

Thousands of One Direction fans have unfollowed former band-member Zayn Malik on Twitter following the release of his first solo track I Won't Mind.

Malik lost 50,000 followers after a rough version of the track emerged on music sharing platform SoundCloud, reports

The release of I Won't Mind on Monday evening came less than a week after Zayn walked away from One Direction midway through their On The Road Again world tour, citing his desire to be a 'normal 22-year-old' as a motivating factor behind the decision.

Although his popularity has dipped, Malik still has prodigious 14.6 million followers on Twitter.

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