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One Direction's remaining members speak out after Zayn Malik quits

One Direction's remaining members speak out after Zayn Malik quits

In the wake of Zayn Malik's sudden departure from the boy band One Direction, the group's four remaining members have spoken up on social media, calling recent events "mad" and "crazy" and "the worst." They promised Thursday to keep delivering the music and shows that their fans have come to expect — efforts that are also part of a multi-multi-million-dollar enterprise. Malik announced a week ago that he was taking a break from the "X Factor"-spawned pop juggernaut because of stress. On Wednesday, it was confirmed that he was out for good. The first to leave the fivesome had blamed stress for his split from the tour last week....

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