Apparently they’ll drag him down.
Twitter customers roasted Liam Payne for airing his former One Course bandmates’ soiled laundry in a brand new interview.
Payne, 28, appeared on controversial YouTuber Logan Paul’s “Impaulsive” podcast Tuesday and mirrored on not solely the boy band’s many highs but additionally their infighting as teenagers and private drama in more moderen years.
Followers had been notably upset over Payne taking a pointed dig at Zayn Malik, whose ex-girlfriend Gigi Hadid infamously described the “Pillowtalk” singer as a “respectful king” throughout a 2020 Twitter spat with Paul’s brother, Jake Paul.
Given Malik was charged in 2021 for harassing Hadid’s mom, Yolanda Hadid, Payne mentioned on the podcast of the mannequin’s viral tweet, “That one didn’t age very properly.”
In an try to clarify himself, Payne then mentioned, “There’s many the reason why I dislike Zayn, and there’s many the reason why I’ll at all times, at all times be on his aspect.”
However many Directioners deemed the remark unforgivable.
“liam speaking s–t about zayn as if he didnt cheat on his fiancé final week,” one Twitter consumer wrote, referencing viral pictures of Payne snuggling with mannequin Aliana Mawla hours earlier than asserting the tip of his engagement to Maya Henry.
“if liam payne speaking s–t about zayn on a f–king logan paul podcast isn’t an indicator as to how irrelevant his profession is then idk what’s,” one other critic tweeted.
“zayn selecting to maintain sure elements of his life personal and liam airing it out voluntarily to LOGAN PAUL is a main instance of how depraved this man actually is,” a 3rd wrote.
One Course followers had been additionally outraged over Payne claiming his 2017 debut solo single, “Strip That Down,” “outsold all people inside the band.” They shared screenshots exhibiting that songs equivalent to Harry Kinds’ Grammy-winning “Watermelon Sugar” and Malik’s “I Don’t Wanna Reside Endlessly” have surpassed “Strip That Down” with over a billion streams every and reminded Payne that his critically panned 2019 album, “LP1,” peaked at No. 111 on the Billboard 200.
“Liam…child we are able to simply truth examine,” one netizen tweeted.
“‘i outsold all of the boys’ -liam payne on logan paul’s podcast as harry types bought out 15 exhibits at msg, wembley stadium for two nights, headlined coachella two weekends, and broke chart information all whereas having class and respect for his ex band mates,” one other wrote.
“NOBODY and that i imply NOBODY has ever mentioned ‘placed on that new liam payne music,’” a 3rd fan quipped.
Different Directioners identified that Malik, Kinds, Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan have gone out of their manner in previous interviews to not bad-mouth their bandmates, with Kinds and Horan consuming a scorpion and consuming a salmon smoothie, respectively, on “The Late Late Present with James Corden” to keep away from questions supposed to fire up drama.
Elsewhere on the podcast, Payne known as Tomlinson “rowdy” and alleged that one unnamed band member as soon as “threw [him] up a wall” backstage at a live performance.
Malik, 29, Kinds, 28, Tomlinson, 30, and Horan, 28, haven’t responded to Payne’s claims.
One Course has been on hiatus since 2016.