Zayn Malik Signs to RCA Records

zaynmalik-rca-073015Zayn Malik is officially a solo artist!

The 22-year-old left One Direction earlier this year to go solo and he took to twitter today to share some big news. “I guess I never explained why I left , it was for this moment to be given the opportunity to show you who i really am! #realmusic #RCA!” he tweeted. He also shared a picture of himself signing his contract.

While none of Zayn’s former bandmates have taken to twitter to share their thoughts on Zayn’s new deal, Simon Cowell has shared his thoughts. He tweeted:

We cannot wait to see what Zayn has in store for his solo album. How about you?