Celebrity Gossip

Zayn Malik talks downside of going solo & Kim Kardashian joins brother Rob’s weight loss journey

Zayn Malik talks downside of going solo & Kim Kardashian joins brother Rob’s weight loss journey

zayn malik talks downside of going solo 2016 gossip

Thousands of screaming girls, million dollar paydays, and trips around the world – undeniably there are plenty of perks when being part of a boy band. However, former One Direction member Zayn Malik recently opened up to Complex magazine about some of the downsides that come with the job.

In the April/May issue, Zayn got specific when talking about some of the things he wasn’t allowed to do as a member of One Direction. Zayn revealed, “There were certain restrictions in terms of the way that we could come outside of the young teen boy look; Mainly my beard, honestly. I wasn’t allowed to keep it. Eventually, when I got older, I rebelled against it and decided to keep it anyways. That was just because I looked older than the rest of [the band].” He went on to say, “That’s one of the things that is now quite cool. I get to keep my beard. I also wanted to dye my hair when I was in the band, but I wasn’t allowed to.”

zayn malik complet interview images on going solo 2016 images

Later in the interview, Zayn opened up about how the restrictions that were imposed on him affected him. He explained, “It was about denying authenticity of who I was, and what I enjoyed about music, and why I got into it. That was always there. It was one of the things that wasn’t going to go away, so I had to go away.”

Fortunately, Zayn’s solo career has been going well, and his latest music has been well received amongst fans, despite the fact that it is fairly different from the pop music he put out as a member of One Direction.

kim kardashian joins rob kardashian weight loss journey 2016 gossip

Rob Kardashian isn’t the only member of the Kardashian clan who is in the midst of a major weight loss journey. Rob’s sister Kim Kardashian is still trying to shed some pounds after giving birth to her second child, son Saint West.

Back in December Kim had gained more than 52 pounds while carrying her son. However after giving birth (on December 5th), Kim vowed that she would stick to a healthy diet and exercise regimen to get back into tip-top shape.

On Monday, Kim shared her progress with fans through her personal website. In her post-Kim explained that she is now back to wearing workout clothes as “they are fitting again.” She then goes on to admit that there are still plenty of things in her closet that she is anxiously waiting to fit into. Later in the post-Kim happily stated that she is “42 lbs. down and [has] 28 [lbs.] to go” and evidently proud of her progress thus far. Back in January the social media queen announced that she was going to go on the Atkins diet, which entails eating mainly low carb food, to shed the weight. Clearly this has been working for the star, as she is already well over half way to her target weight and it hasn’t even been 4 months since she gave birth!

Kim Kardashian, Twitter post:

You knew there had to be a marketing exploit in there for her. Those Kardashian, always turning lemons into a million dollar lemonade stand!

 

Celebrity Gossip
@rickeay

Ricki Reay is a college student on Canada's lower mainland. She's interested in pop culture, especially shows like Survivor, Celebrity Apprentice, Jimmy Kimmel, Jeopardy, and anything good on Netflix. Since being with Movie TV Tech Geeks, Ricki has quickly ascended as our main movie writer along with our daily celebrity gossip girl.

More in Celebrity Gossip

melania trump ready to vogue while george clooney proves fertile 2017 images

Melania Trump ready to Vogue while George Clooney proves fertile

Ricki ReayFebruary 11, 2017
Pink ignores Lady Gaga slams plus Young Thug's no show concert 2017 images

Pink ignores Lady Gaga slams plus Young Thug’s no-show concert: Mega Celeb Gossip

Ricki ReayFebruary 8, 2017
taylor swift performing final concert of 2017

Taylor Swift’s first and last concert of 2017

Jackie WarnerFebruary 5, 2017
lady gaga making super bowl 51 inclusive 2017 images

Lady Gaga making Super Bowl 51 inclusive

Shanka CherylFebruary 3, 2017
donald trump vs tom ford plus zayn malik lous tomlinson truce 2017 images

Donald Trump vs Tom Ford plus Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson truce

Ricki ReayJanuary 19, 2017
kendall kylie jenner foursome in nyc and kim kardashian cameo 2017 images

Kendall Kylie Jenner NYC foursome plus Kim Kardashian easy cameo

Ricki ReayJanuary 18, 2017
prince shows why wills matter irs getting half his estate 2017 images

Prince shows why wills matter as IRS getting half his estate

Shanka CherylJanuary 17, 2017
mariah carey new years eve sabotage claim slammed 2016 images

Mariah Carey New Year’s Eve sabotage claim slammed

Shanka CherylJanuary 2, 2017
Mariah Carey blame game begins but not first time for Mimi mishap 2016 images

Mariah Carey blame game begins but not first time for Mimi mishap

Shanka CherylJanuary 1, 2017

Subscribe to our Daily Newsletter

You will only receive one per day. You'll also get a free THE WALKING DEAD graphic novel with your subscription