“He is free to do as he needs.”

Throughout a current interview on Capital Breakfast With Roman Kemp (through Leisure Tonight), Payne mentioned that his former 1D mate’s shoot was “nice.”

“I believe he is having fun with himself and he is free to do as he needs,” Payne mentioned. “And, you realize, I simply assume that individuals do not must be so bothered about stuff.”

“There’s been much more stuff occurring this yr than whether or not or not he’s carrying the appropriate garments in another person’s thoughts.”

Payne continued to testify to Types’ ever-present streak of individuality: “”He is by no means actually misplaced himself, even finally.”

“After the band we did not communicate for a very long time, truly, after which I keep in mind seeing him, it was truly at a Jingle Bell Ball, backstage for the primary time in a very long time.”

“He is nonetheless the identical man he all the time was after we left one another in that dressing room because the band sort of stopped for a bit bit.”

And who would need it some other means?