Zayn Malik teases posthumous collaboration with Jimi Hendrix

[L-R] Zayn Malik and Jimi Hendrix
(Image credit: Getty Images)

Former One Direction member Zayn Malik is set to release a “collaboration” with late guitar icon Jimi Hendrix, it has been announced.

Little information is available as of yet, though the social media accounts of both artists have posted a teaser video, featuring suspenseful crowd noise followed by Hendrix’s intro electric guitar part to Angel, from his posthumous 1971 album, The Cry of Love.

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Sam Roche

Sam was Staff Writer at from 2019 to 2023, and also created content for Total Guitar, Guitarist and Guitar Player. He has well over 15 years of guitar playing under his belt, as well as a degree in Music Technology (Mixing and Mastering). He's a metalhead through and through, but has a thorough appreciation for all genres of music. In his spare time, Sam creates point-of-view guitar lesson videos on YouTube under the name Sightline Guitar.