Pink Panther! Zain Malik has a new ‘do and it’s a bold shade.
The 29-year-old “Dusk Till Dawn” singer debuted pastel pink hair via Instagram, and fans are finding the new look too hot to handle. In the selfie, which Malik posted with no caption, the hitmaker can be seen giving the camera a sultry pout while showing off his dark roots and rosy ends.
“Lord have mercy,” one fan wrote in the comments. Another said: “THE PINK HAIR LOVE.” Another social media user wrote: “The most handsome boy in the world.”
Malik is known for jazzing up his look. In the past, the “Pillowtalk” singer has dyed his hair blue, purple and platinum. He’s also played around with styles, rocking buzz cuts, comb overs and even a mohican.
Earlier this month, the ‘Night Changes’ artist showed off a full grown, shaggy look while promoting his clothing line Paynt By Zayn.
Aside from his hair changes, Malik has kept a relatively low profile following his split from Gigi Hadid and the drama with her family that followed.
In June, 27-year-old Hadid proved the two get along well when she sent the musician a sweet Father’s Day message.
“Happy Father’s Day to my sweet Baba,” the model wrote alongside a commemorative photo of her with her own dad. Mahamed Hadidvia her Instagram story on June 18. “I love you!”
The photo below showed Malik and her daughter Khai, 21 months, playing with some craft supplies. “& to Khais Baba!!!!” Gigi captioned the snap.
The touching tribute comes months after the family made headlines over the singer’s conflict with Gigi’s mother. Yolanda Hadid. In October 2021, following an alleged altercation with the former, he was charged with four counts of harassment Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star, 58. Malik addressed the plea in a lengthy statement on social media at the time.
“As you all know, I am a private person and I am very keen to create a safe and private space for my daughter [Khai] growing up in,” wrote the X Factor graduate. “A place where private family matters aren’t thrown onto the world stage for all to pick apart. In an effort to protect this space for you, I have agreed not to contest any claims arising out of an argument I had with a family member of my partner who entered our home while my partner was away a few weeks ago. “
After pleading no contest, he was sentenced to 90 days probation for each of his four offenses (360 days total) and ordered to complete an anger management course and domestic violence program.
Several sources confirmed this Us weekly that the couple, who have been in an on-off relationship since 2015, quietly split in October amid the legal drama.
Despite their problems, Gigi and Malik raise Khai as a united front.
“They don’t live together, but Zayn often visits Gigi and Khai at the Pennsylvania farm when they’re there,” a source said exclusively Us in June. “They like to spend time outside of the city because it’s safer, quieter and more exclusive.”
While the source added that “co-parenting comes with certain challenges and ups and downs,” the California native and former One Direction crooner is “doing what we can to make it work,” splitting up their parental leave to ensure Khai still “part” of her father’s life.