Louis Tomlinson lands big deal with Epic Records

One Direction star Louis Tomlinson's solo success is complete - he has signed a new deal with Epic Records.

The 25-year-old singer has become the final member of the boy band to land a big deal - Harry Styles is signed to Sony’s Columbia Records, Niall Horan is under contract at Universal’s Capitol Records, and Liam Payne is working with Universal’s Republic Records.

Meanwhile, Zayn Malik, who quit the group in 2015 is signed to Sony’s RCA Records.

"We are beyond delighted to have Louis Tomlinson as an artist," Epic Records President Sylvia Rhone told Variety. "We are just as excited as the fans to experience his journey and growth."

Louis launched his solo career earlier this year (17) with his Steve Aoki collaboration Just Hold On. His next single, Back to You, will feature Bebe Rexha. It will be released next week (21Jul17).