Zayn Malik's shock departure from One Direction has stunned us all. After five years as part of the world's biggest boyband, he has left in order to live a "private life" away from the spotlight.
(You can read statements from Zayn and the band here
Niall, Louis, Liam and Harry have said they will continue without him... we want to know, do you think they will succeed or will we miss Zayn too much?
Zayn Malik leaves One Direction: can they succeed as a four-piece?
YES! Absolutely, they have a long career ahead...46.18%
MAYBE! Let's not write them off yet.27.08%
NO WAY! ABSOLUTELY NOT! 26.74%
Check out these reactions to the news (featuring Professor Green and Ricky Wilson):