LISTEN: One Direction Drops New Single ‘Drag Me Down’

One Direction surprised their fans as they released a brand new single ‘Drag Me Down’ on iTunes and Spotify on July 31.

‘Drag Me Down’ is their first hit single since Zayn Malik left the group in March. It currently tops Billboard + Twitter Trending 140 social chart and has also climbed iTunes charts.

Thew new single, released just few days after Malik announced he was signing a record deal with RCA to make “real music, will be part of One Direction’s upcoming album. According to Entertainment Tonight, the official release for “Drag Me Down” said the song “showcases a more mature One Direction sound.”

On August 1, Malik tweeted, “Proud of my boys the new single is sick. Big love. 🙂 x”, a proof that all is well between him and the rest of 1D.

Check out One Direction’s latest single below: