- Name: Liam Payne
- Age: 23 years old
- Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
- Occupation: Singer
- Net Worth: US $30 Million
- Status: Alive
Liam Payne is an English singer, songwriter and member of the pop boy band One Direction. He was born on August 29, 1993 in Wolverhampton, England. His mother, Karen, is a nurse, and his father, Geoff, worked for the now defunct Goodrich Corporation. He has two sisters, Nicola and Ruth. Payne attended St. Peters Collegiate School followed by City of Wolverhampton College. He majored in music technology. He also experimented with cross country running and took boxing lessons as a child.
Payne gained early exposure as a member of the performance group Pink Productions. They sang and performed locally. He cites singers Pharrell Williams and Justin Timberlake as two of his major influences. Payne auditioned for season 5 of The X Factor in 2008. He advanced to the final 24 before he was eliminated. He returned to the show for season 7 in 2010. He fell short once again but this time he was given an opportunity to perform as a group. The other four members were Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson. The newly formed band, One Direction, finished the competition in third place. They were signed to Simon Cowell’s Syco Entertainment thereafter.
One Direction’s debut single “What Makes You Beautiful” was released in September 2011. Their debut studio album, Up All Night (2011), was released by Syco Records. It sold 5 million copies and was certified 2x Platinum by the RIAA. Their follow up albums include Take Me Home (2012), Midnight Memories (2013), Four (2014) and Made in the A.M. (2015). They’ve also won numerous accolades including multiple Brit Awards, Teen Choice Awards, MTV Video Music Awards and American Music Awards.
Payne began his solo career in summer 2016. He signed with Capitol Records in July 2016 and with Republic Records in October 2016. He’s also worked as a producer under the alias Big Payno. Payne founded his own publishing company, Hampton Music Limited, in 2014.
Liam Payne is 5ft 9in tall and he’s of English ancestry. He was named Sexiest Man of the Year by Attitude Magazine in 2015. His net worth is estimated at $30 million. Payne has dated dancer Danielle Peazer followed by Instagram personality Sophia Smith. He began a relationship with singer ‘Cheryl Cole’ in early 2016. The couple welcomed their first child, a son, in March 2017.
Liam Payne Age, Birthday, Wiki
- Birth Name: Liam James Payne
- Birthday: August 29, 1993
- How Old : Age: 23 years old
- Place of Birth: Wolverhampton, England, United Kingdom
- Zodiac Sign: Virgo
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 9in (176 cm)
- Occupation: Singer, Songwriter
- Years Active: 2008-present
- Net Worth 2017: US $30 Million
- Partner(s): Cheryl Ann Cole
- Death-O-Meter: Alive