Is Zayn More Successful Than Harry Styles?
When One Direction split up in 2015, the five members of the band all decided to pursue solo careers. Of the five, Zayn Malik and Harry Styles were the most successful in the early days of their solo careers. But now, it appears that Harry Styles has taken the lead in terms of success.
Zayn Malik was the first of the five to release a solo album, and it was a hit. His debut album, Mind of Mine, debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 chart and was certified gold in the United States. He followed up with two more albums, Icarus Falls and Nobody Is Listening, both of which were well-received by critics.
Harry Styles, on the other hand, took a different approach to his solo career. He decided to take a risk and blend pop sensibilities with throwback sounds. His debut album, Harry Styles, was a critical and commercial success, debuting at number one on the Billboard 200 chart and going platinum in the United States. His follow-up album, Fine Line, was even more successful, debuting at number one on the Billboard 200 chart and going double platinum in the United States.
When it comes to singles, Harry Styles has also had more success than Zayn Malik. His single “Sign of the Times” was a hit, peaking at number four on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. His follow-up single, “Watermelon Sugar,” was even more successful, peaking at number one on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
So, when it comes to solo careers, it appears that Harry Styles is the more successful of the two. His risk-taking approach to music has paid off, and he has had more success with both albums and singles than Zayn Malik. While Zayn Malik has had some success, it appears that Harry Styles is the more successful of the two.