The track from the ‘1989’ sensation and the former One Direction turned solo star is fittingly sultry and seductive, slick R&B banger from the S&M-obsessed movie.
Read more: The full NME Zayn Malik interview
Hear two previews of both star’s vocals set to footage from the film below, and hear the full track on Apple Music here.
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“I thought it would be fun to have a platform that was maybe a little less pressure for the artist and then me having the challenge and the fun of creating a new sound,” he said. The other part of what I’m doing is representing a little bit more of the culture subliminally with Zayn Malik, who I’ve been working with.”
“We’re talking about doing a song with him and AR Rahman together and I’m having Zayn in Urdu, it’s real similar to Hindi but it’s Pakistani language. It’s a modern-sounding song, but for him to sing in that language is kind of powerful.”