Payne, 23, has been comparatively quiet on the music entrance since 1D went on hiatus in 2016, and for good purpose. He and longtime girlfriend Cheryl Cole gave start to their first baby Bear in March, and Payne has been vocal in how a lot fatherhood has been the primary focus of his life as of late. With the growing publicity of Types, nevertheless, in addition to singles from 1D members Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson, and even Zayn Malik, it was solely a matter of time earlier than Payne acquired in on the enjoyable.
Final week, Payne uploaded a stay video on Fb that teased his debut solo single, “Strip That Down.” The temporary video confirmed the singer dancing to what's presumably a snippet of the particular track, which can function a visitor verse from Migos rapper Quavo. In a current interview, Quavo confirmed the collaboration, saying “I simply got here from a video shoot with my boy Liam from One Path. Loopy vid, loopy visuals, loopy group, cool man.” The only is about for launch on Friday, Might 18th, however at what time? And the place are you able to take heed to it?
In what seems to be one other web page taken from the Harry Types playbook, Payne will premiere “Strip That Down” on BBC Radio 1 Friday morning. The singer will be a part of host Nick Grimshaw for an interview on his solo profession, the place he'll talk about how the collaboration with Quavo got here to be and what he plans on releasing subsequent. BBC Radio 1 will air at 7:00 a.m. BST, which, for these dwelling elsewhere on the earth, means 2:00 a.m. Japanese and 11 p.m. on Thursday MST. You possibly can pay attention in proper here or click on the hyperlink within the tweet under.