Zayn Malik has left One Direction after spending five years in the band.
In that time he has recorded four albums, starred in a film and won loads of awards.
One Direction formed in 2010 after all appearing on the X Factor
They signed with Simon Cowell's record label Syco Records after finishing third on the show
Zayn and the boys have recorded four albums and have picked up awards all over the world including five BRITs
In 2013 1D released a 3D concert film called One Direction: This Is Us
Zayn has fans all over the world and will be missed by many Directioners
In a statement Zayn said "I'd like to apologise to the fans if I've let anyone down, but I have to do what feels right."