One Direction’s Harry Styles ‘just months away’ from releasing solo music
Published 17/09/2015 | 10:52
ONE Direction member Harry Styles is reported to be just months away from releasing solo music.
The band will take a break for at least a year starting next month.
Styles has at least 20 songs ready to go, according to The Sun.
He is already the most established songwriter in the band – and has even penned a song for Ariana Grande.
It is understood Styles is under no contractual obligations preventing him releasing music as soon as the band parts ways.
Zayn Malik’s plans for an immediate solo career were scuppered after a clause in his One Direction contract forbid him releasing solo music for 12 months for after leaving the group.
Louis Tomlinson is expected to take on a behind-the-scenes role in the music industry after the band part, possibly in management.
Meanwhile Niall and Liam are both expected to release solo music in the coming year.