Harry Styles was born on February 1, 1994. He is an English singer and songwriter. He is a member of the band “One Direction”. He is one of the young and popular singers nowadays. Having a great voice and looks, Harry has thousands of fans and followers.
Harry was born in Redditch, Worcestershire to Desmond Styles and Anne Cox. Though he was born in Redditch, his parents moved to in Holmes Chapel, Cheshire and he grew up there with his older sister, Gemma. Styles went to Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School. When Harry was seven years, when his parents got divorced and later his mother remarried. He had a passion for singing since he was a child. He loved to sing very much. Most of his friends used to go out and play but he liked to stay at home and sing or go to some musical programs. He was a huge fan of Elvis Presley, Freddie Mercury, and The Beatles. While he was at school, he was a lead singer of the band they name White Eskimo. They even won a local Battle of the Bands competition.
RISE TO MAINSTREAM
Harry gave audition as a solo candidate in the television singing competition ”The X-Factor” on April 11, 2010. He got selected in the audition but unfortunately after few rounds of competition, he was eliminated. The two judges of the show Nicole Scherzinger and Simon Cowell suggested to form a group of boys that were great in singing but were eliminated in the show. So they selected Harry and four other boys for the formation of the group. The other four boys that were selected for the group were Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson and Liam Payne. The group was named “One Direction”. Their performance was great and became very popular in the UK in very short time. The group came in the third position in the competition. Harry is the youngest member of the band.
After their competition in “The X Factor”, they were signed by Simon Cowell in 2010. In 2011, they released their first studio album “Up All Night”, which was a huge successful album. It topped many charts of many countries including US, Australia, and the UK. Their second album was Take me home, which was released in 2012. On August 2013, a documentary about One Direction, which was directed by Morgan Spurlock was released. The documentary collected more than $30 million worldwide within the first weekend of the release.Harry-Styles In 25th November, they released their third album “Midnight Memories”. The album was also very successful. Their fourth album was released in 2014.
PERSONAL FIGURE & NET WORTH
Harry has a magnificent hair and we can get to see him in different hairstyles. He has been growing his hair long for many years. He doesn’t only have glorious hair but also a nice height and slim body. He is 5 feet 11 inches tall and his weight is 74 kg. Being a popular singer and a great looking guy, Harry has been in relationship time and again. His relationship with Taylor Swift was one of the top news during the period. The couple started dating from November 2012. But they didn’t last long together. In 2013 January, they broke up. It was just a 3 months affair. According to the source, his net worth is known to be around $23 million (2016).