Liam Payne Announces His First Album

Liam Payne recently admitted that being in One Direction was incredibly detrimental for his mental health, going so far as to say it would have killed him.

But now he is happier than ever with this new era of fatherhood and independence and we will finally get a chance to see how that has impacted him creatively with his first solo album.

Liam has officially announced the record on Instagram and it will simply called be LP1, he writes in part:

"I’m so happy with it and I’m sorry it’s taken longer than planned...Thanks for all your support as always, you’re the best fans I could ask for. I can’t wait to share the album with you with you all."

LP1 arrives December 6th.

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