Twitter Explodes With Zayn Malik Hashtags After He Quits One Direction

by | PopCrush
Zayn Malik, One Direction
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Who’s gonna be the first to say goodbye? Looks like that would be Zayn Malik.

Zayn Malik announced Wednesday (March 25) that he quit One Direction, and within minutes Twitter transformed into a real-time tribute to the angel-voiced singer’s whole life. It seemed near impossible to tweet any non-1D-related news, as #ZaynMalik had taken over! The reactions range from pure anger to utter shock. Kids have even started live tweeting their reactions from school (via Buzzfeed).

Here’s a rundown of the top trending hashtags paying tribute to Zayn Malik and his perfect hair/voice/everything.

#ZaynMalik and #Zayn:

#byezayn:

#replacezayn:

#alwaysinourHeartsZaynMalik

#zayncomeback

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