Tears Louisa Johnson & Clean Bandit
12 January 2012, 13:26
To celebrate One Direction star Zayn's 19th birthday, Capital FM takes a look at some of his best moments from the past 18 months.
A fresh faced Zayn auditioned as a solo performer for The X Factor back in 2012 performing 'Let Me Love You' by Mario. He didn't make it all the way but was handed a second chance by being put together with four other lads to create One Direction.
Zayn sporting this month's popular builder fashion look. Picture: Twitter
Zayne posed for fan photographs as the band signed copies of their 'Dare To Dream' book at WH Smith in London.
Zayn puts on a pair of glasses to pose for this picture. He ost out to spectacle wearer of the year to The Wanted star Max George. Picture: Twitter
The 'Gotta Be You' singer goes for a rock and roll look with his leather jacket at another band book signing,
The birthday boy couldn't keep his eyes open while eating his breakfast on his big day. Picture: Twitter
Zayn and One Direction looked sharp in their suits as they dressed up for last year's GQ awards
Zayn takes a break from rehearsing for One Directions 'Up All Night' tour Picture: Twitter
Zayn takes his top off as he and the band join Capital FM for a webchat.
A happy looking Zayn who released his first album 'Up All Night' with One Direction in 2011 which has produced the hit singles 'What Makes You Beautiful' and 'Gotta Be You'.
Zayn posts this picture on Twitter after reasling he was trending on the social networking site.
Zayn joins One Direction for one of the stand out performances at Capital FM's Jingle Bell Ball 2011 at London's O2 Arena.
Zayn gives the thumbs up to the camera backstage at Capital FM's Jingle Bell Ball in December. Picture: One Direction
The singer prepares himself for a performance at The X Factor final where the band were joined on stage by JLS.