Liam James Payne (born 29 August 1993) is an English singer and songwriter.
He rose to fame as a member of the boy band One Direction.
Payne made his debut as a singer when he auditioned for the British television series The X Factor in 2008. After being eliminated as a solo performer, he auditioned again in 2010 and was put into a group with four other contestants to form One Direction
Tom Parker after the singer revealed he is battling an inoperable brain tumour.The 32-year-old announced that he is currently undergoing treatment on Instagram.Parker’s lengthy statement led to an outpouring of messages from both fans and friends, who wished The Wanted singer well.Former One Direction star Liam Payne was among the first to reach out to Parker, writing: “Sending you love in this really tough time.”TOWIE star James ‘Arg’ Argent added: “We love you Tom!