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Zayn Malik's First Single Sounds Nothing Like One Direction

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Before the internet was able to properly mourn Zayn Malik's departure from One Direction, he went and recorded a single all of his own. The song's producer, Naughty Boy, confirmed via tweet that "I Won't Mind" is the beginning of Zayn's solo career. The former One Direction-er, who told The Sun he'd like to "write and relax and chill," clearly isn't wasting any time. Listen to it here: