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Louis Tomlinson (born Louis Troy Austin, 24.12.1991) Louis Tomlinson is an English singer and a member of the pop boy band One Direction.

Childhood: Louis Tomlinson was born in Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England. His parents are Johannah Poulston and Troy Austin but they split when he was young and he took on his stepfather Mark Tomlinson's surname. He was an extra on 'Fat Friends' after two of his sisters had infant roles on the show. He attended a drama school in Barnsley and subsequently had small roles in ITV movie 'If I Had You' and BBC school drama series 'Waterloo Road'. He also attended Hayfield School before going on to Hall Cross School after failing his A levels. Before One Direction, he had jobs at a cinema and as a waiter at Doncaster Rovers football stadium. Louis was in several school productions including landing the main part in 'Grease'.

Musical career: Louis Tomlinson auditioned as a solo artist on 'The X Factor' in 2010 but failed to reach judges houses. He was placed in a group with four other failed candidates; Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne and Harry Styles; and eventually went on to judges houses in the groups category. They all agreed on the band name One Direction after it was put forward by Styles. They came third place in the whole competition but nonetheless landed a recording contract with Syco Records after being mentored by Simon Cowell. One Direction have received numerous awards including two BRITs, three Teen Choice and an NME award, as well as having three UK number singles and a worldwide number one album.

Personal life: Louis Tomlinson had been dating his high school sweetheart Hannah Walker throughout his time on 'X Factor', but the broke up in 2011 due to his career commitments. He then began dating Eleanor Calder, after being introduced by Styles, who he has been in a relationship with for over a year. He has admitted to admiring artists such as Robbie Williams and Ed Sheeran.



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Louis Tomlinson Reveals His Mother Encouraged Him To Reconcile With Zayn


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Friendship is an important part of life and Louis Tomlinson's mother knew enough about that to urge her son to make amends with his former bandmate before her death last year. In fact, it was her comment that brought Louis and Zayn back together, and now it's all water under the bridge.

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When Johannah Deakin lost her battle with leukemia late last year, son Louis knew that honouring her dying wish was one of the most important things to him. Tensions had arisen between some members of One Direction and Zayn Malik when the latter expressed his desire to leave the group and go solo in 2015, but Louis insists they're still good friends.

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Louis Tomlinson meets fans at Global House - London, United Kingdom - Thursday 20th July 2017

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Louis Tomlinson arrives at The Kiss FM Studios where many fans had queued for hours - London, United Kingdom - Wednesday 19th July 2017

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Louis Tomlinson pictured at Sarn Studios to take part in the Charity record being released in aid of the Grenfell Fire Disaster - London, United Kingdom - Monday 19th June 2017

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Niall Horan To Drop Solo Album This Year


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Niall Horan is hoping to drop his debut solo album ''later this year.''

The One Direction singer has received rave reviews following the release of his two singles 'This Town' and 'Slow Hands' and, although he can't wait to give fans more content, he's not ready to share his LP just yet as he's still coming up with a name.

Speaking on 'Lorraine', he said: ''I listen to a lot of 80s funk rock, and I started playing on the piano and that came up... and hopefully the album will be later this year. I'm still trying to come up with the name, we've only recently just finished recording it.''

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Harry Styles Made History With His Debut Album


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One Direction may have broken the hearts of fans worldwide when they took a "hiatus" in January 2016 but Directioners everywhere have been repeatedly treated to a bevvie of solo singles first. This time the man on top is Harry Styles who has just made history with his self-titled debut album.

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The album - which was released on May 12 - topped the Billboard 200 album chart with over 230,000 equivalent album units sold, making it the biggest debut sales week for a U.K. male artist’s first album in the US.

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Donnie Wahlberg Urges 1D To Reform


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Donnie Wahlberg thinks One Direction need to reform before it's ''too late.''

The New Kids on the Block singer has urged the foursome - comprised of Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan and Liam Payne - to get back together as soon as possible following their extended hiatus otherwise their chances of achieving the same success they have done over the past five years will diminish dramatically.

Speaking to The Daily Star newspaper, he said: ''They were pretty great, they were all really great vocalists individually. I would love to see them reunite, they were sort of reaching heights that very few bands, let alone boybands, ever reach.

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Niall Horan Says One Direction Still Have "Albums Left To Do"


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Niall Horan has raised the hopes of all One Directioners across the world in his latest interview by revealing the band still has "albums left to do". The Irish member of the four-piece outfit said he and the boys will be releasing more material with the man who made their success possible: Simon Cowell.

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During an interview with The Sun, the Slow Hands singer denied talks of a split and said the band was still on a hiatus and would be returning after each member had brought their own solo music out and they each had had a chance to tour.

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Louis Tomlinson Airport Scuffle 'Victim' Pressing Charges, Tells Her Side Of The Story


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Nearly a week after the much-reported airport scuffle between Louis Tomlinson, two women and a photographer in Los Angeles that has been dominated headlines for days, one of the alleged victims has given her side of the story – but fans have been prodding her testimony for inconsistencies.

Ana Becerra has announced that she’s decided to press charges against the 25 year old singer after talking to the police, but her version of events doesn’t seem to entirely play out in the video evidence that was posted in the wake of the fracas last Friday (March 3rd).

Tomlinson has claimed that he was simply defending his girlfriend, Eleanor Calder, after she was cornered by two female fans and a photographer at LAX as they were arriving.

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Young Love Is The Theme Of Steve Aoki And Louis Tomlinson's Video 'Just Hold On'


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Steve Aoki and Louis Tomlinson have joined forces to release a video for their song 'Just Hold On'; the latter's first 'solo' venture since One Direction took a hiatus. New remixes of the single are soon to follow as Steve continues his world tour.

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He might be in the news with less than positive headlines at the moment, but Louis Tomlinson certainly distracts from that with his new collaboration with Steve Aoki. The song was released in December last year, but is now accompanied by a sensational video which follows the innocent wordly adventures of a young couple deeply in love.

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Louis Tomlinson Released On Bail After Photographer Scuffle, Says He Was "Protecting My Girlfriend"


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Louis Tomlinson has claimed that he was protecting his girlfriend when he was arrested last Friday night, after reportedly clashing with a photographer at Los Angeles international airport.

The 25 year old singer appeared to scuffle with the paparazzo in video footage posted online at the weekend, tripping and dragging the snapper to the floor. The altercation started when two female fans appeared to corner Tomlinson’s girlfriend, Eleanor Calder, as they were returning from a break in Las Vegas.

The photographer claims to have hit her head and received an eye injury as a result of the tumble he took with Tomlinson, while she was apparently trying to take photos of Eleanor.

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Louis Tomlinson Arrested After Altercation With Paparazzi


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One Direction singer Louis Tomlinson was placed under a ‘citizen’s arrest’ on Friday night after an altercation with a photographer at Los Angeles International Airport.

The incident took place while Tomlinson was at the baggage claim with Eleanor Calder, who he dated for four years until March 2015, but was recently rumoured to have rekindled his romance with.

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Liam Payne Is Set To Produce His Own Album


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Liam Payne is set to produce his own album.

The 23-year-old singer - who is known for being a member of the popular boyband One Direction alongside Zayn Malik, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan - is in the studio working on his debut LP, which he is rumoured to be working on with DJs and other producers to educate him about producing.

Producer Digital Farm Animals - real name Nicholas Gale - teased the news to the Daily Star newspaper, he said: ''I've been doing a lot with Liam.

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Louis Tomlinson with his Mother Johannah Deakin at the Believe In Magic Cinderella Ball held at the Natural History Museum - London, United Kingdom - Monday 10th August 2015

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Louis Tomlinson at the 2016 The Pride of Britain Awards held at The Grosvenor Hotel, London, United Kingdom - Monday 31st October 2016

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Louis Tomlinson

Date of birth

24th December, 1991

Occupation

Musician

Sex

Male

Height

1.75




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