The former One Direction singer and popular solo artist Zayn Malik released the first single of his new period, “Better,” at midnight. The lyrics appeared to reflect on giving an on-off romance one more chance—something that may take real-life inspiration from his relationship with supermodel Gigi Hadid, his present girlfriend, and the mother of his daughter.
Fans of the 27-year-old singer could without much of a stretch speculate whether “Better” was inspired by his long-lasting romance with model Gigi Hadid, with whom he just welcomed a baby girl. After affirming their relationship in 2016, the couple has publicly separated at that point revived their love twice, in 2018 and afterward again in 2019. By January this year, they were back together and going strong. Zayn Malik, notwithstanding, hasn’t affirmed the specific inspiration for the song at this time.
Even after he and Gigi Hadid headed out in different directions in 2018, he conceded that he thought their love would be long-lasting. “I was aspiring to be in love with someone for the rest of my life and the rest of theirs, as we all do,” he said two years ago.
Presently, the youthful stars are happy parents to a baby girl, which they simply reported on Wednesday night. “Grateful to know her, proud to call her mine, & thankful for the life we will have together,” Zayn Malik said of his and Gigi Hadid’s first child together.
The international singer’s most recent track discusses second opportunities and discovering path back to love, implying that Zayn is giving his romance with the supermodel one more chance. “It hurt so bad that I didn’t when you asked for more, Your dad probably loves me more than he ever did now, ‘Cause I finally got out, yeah, we finally knocked down,” he sings.
A shirtless Zayn lays on the bed as he confesses his love while he requests that his ladylove give him a chance and listen to him. As the love sonnet keeps on revealing insight into what seems like his relationship with Gigi, Zayn delivers a visual quality with the video. From flaunting his tattoos as he lays shirtless on the bed to dressing up in a blue tuxedo, the singer gives an intimate perspective on his preparation to win back his love.
Lyrics like “Just this one time hear what I’m tryna say / Know you might not feel quite the same way / But I love you / I tell you, I love you,” are steady with that has been reported for and said publicly by Zayn Malik about his unwavering feelings for Gigi Hadid.
In May 2020, a source disclosed to Us Weekly that Zayn Malik consistently carried a light for Gigi Hadid. “Zayn has always been so into Gigi and she’s always been such a big part of his life,” the source said. “Even when there were times that they weren’t a couple, the love was still very much there.”
Zayn Malik has stayed relatively low profile via social media over the last year. “Better” denotes the most private look he’s given concerning his point of view on love and their relationship and excursion as a couple.
The song comes one day after Zayn Malik reported the birth of his girl with Gigi Hadid. “Our baby girl is here, healthy & beautiful,” he tweeted. “to try put into words how i am feeling right now would be an impossible task. The love i feel for this tiny human is beyond my understanding.Grateful to know her, proud to call her mine, & thankful for the life we will have together x”