Is Harry Styles Going Solo?

By Marie delos Santos | 3 years ago
Is Harry Styles Going Solo?
PHOTOGRAPH: Wikimedia Commons/Eva Rinaldi, Sydney, Australia/Nov. 26, 2014 | Harry Styles. Nov. 26, 2014.

Harry Styles has long been rumored to be leaving One Direction and going solo. Styles was recently spotted recording alone with a producer in Hollywood. Has he finally decided that it’s time to go on his own direction? Read on to learn more about this scoop.

Harry Styles is said to be going solo and moving away from the footsteps of his band, One Direction. According to MailOnline, Styles has been spotted recording alone and without his band mates in a Hollywood studio in LA. Sightings of Styles recording alone have sparked rumors that Styles is finally leaving One Direction.

A source also told that Styles wants to go solo and pursue rock music.

“Harry would love to break out on his own as a solo artist. He really wants to get away from the teeny-bop stuff and sing a rock record,” the insider told

The outlet also reported that other One Direction members have been anticipating for the day he finally decides to go solo.

Simon Cowell also revealed in 2014 via MailOnline that he believes Styles will go solo after fulfilling his commitments to the band. The outlet spotted the One Direction star with Johan Carlsson, a renowned producer who wrote hit singles with Maroon 5 and Avril Lavigne. The outlet got a chance to talk to Carlsson, and the producer confirmed that he worked with Styles in a private LA recording studio.

Before Directioners freak out and think that Styles is finally going solo, fans can finally take a breath with news that Styles isn’t leaving One Direction anytime soon.

Carlsson told the outlet that he was only “writing songs and seeing if we can come up with something cool.” The producer had nothing but good words for Styles, saying, “He’s fantastic with the words and he can really put down lyrics that are very conversational and people can relate to.”

So why was Harry Styles spotted recording alone?

According to, Styles was recording in the studio in preparation for One Direction’s new album. The band’s PR team also told the outlet that fellow One Direction members, Louis Tomlinson and Liam Payne, also recorded alone in the recording studio in LA in preparation for the album’s upcoming release.

There you have it guys. Harry Styles is NOT leaving One Direction.

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Photo Source: Wikimedia Commons/Eva Rinaldi


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