It’s the latest sign of One Direction‘s new normal.
But both One Direction and Zayn are moving forward after the split.
Malik will make his first official appearance on April 17 at Britain’s Asian Awards. “He is going, but he won’t do interviews,” a source confirms to PEOPLE.
Meanwhile, the band is currently working on the follow-up to 2014’s platinum seller Four. They began the project on Monday.
“First day writing the album,” Payne Tweeted on Monday, which bandmate Tomlinson re-Tweeted. “It’s gunna be a great day!”