The former One Direction star, 22, recently ended his engagement to Little Mix singer Perrie Edwards, 22, making his bizarre retweet over the weekend even more odd.
He retweeted a fellow user who was asking which was the better single: Little Mix's 'Black Magic' or 'Worth It' by Fifth Harmony. A simple question and a retweet many of us may make ourselves, but when he's just split from a Little Mix singer? That seems a tad unusual and weird, right?
Which is the better single?— Shady Music Facts (@musicnews_shade) August 14, 2015
Retweet – 'Worth It' by Fifth Harmony.
Favourite – 'Black Magic' by Little Mix. pic.twitter.com/UinDKDgvtu
Zayn and Perrie had been together around three years and became engaged in August 2013. However, they split earlier this month, with sources saying Zayn was the one who ended the romance, leaving Perrie "devastated", making the timing of his tweet all the more unusual.
While some users applauded the message and found it funny, plenty of fans were bemused by the retweet:
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