Days after Zayn Malik and Perrie Edwards were spotted smooching, the Little Mix star has opened up about their romance.
During an interview on This Morning, Perrie told Philip Schofield and Holly Willoughby: "Obviously we are together, and everyone knows that now. I'm really, really happy."
Although both being in bands means they spend long periods apart, she insisted that being in the same industry actually helps, telling the presenters: "It's kind of good, in a good way. We [in Little Mix] think it's better! You're more understanding because you 'get it' and it's more exciting when you see each other."
Rumours began circulating about Zayn and Perrie last year, when they met backstage at the X Factor after One Direction performed on the show.
Zayn later admitted they had been texting, but played down reports they were anything more than good friends.
But that all changed when he returned from touring the US earlier this month and the pair went public on their relationship, via Twitter.
Perrie Tweeted: “Just went to see avengers assemble and it was #boring. Good night though! xD @zaynmalik.”
Zayn replied: “@PerrieLittleMix yeah tonight was fun lets do it again sometime ;)”
Although he is back across the pond for One Direction’s first headline tour of North America, it seems Zayn can’t get enough of his Little lady.
The 19-year-old told the Daily Mirror: “We're incredible, everything's going great. We're buzzing.”
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