Little Mix singer Perrie took her boy to Newcastle

Zayn Malik was a little apprehensive when he met his girlfriend Perrie Edwards‘ family for the first time.

The One Direction singer was introduced to Perrie‘s loved ones in her home city of Newcastle a few months ago – and there was one person he was particularly keen to impress.

‘I was a bit scared of her brother to be honest – he’s in the Navy. He’s a big bloke,’ says Zayn, 19.

‘I thought he was going to be a bit defensive of his sister but he was really cool.’

Little Mix star Perrie, 19, got to know Zayn‘s family when she joined them to celebrate the Muslim holiday Eid in Bradford two months ago.

The meeting marked a rare trip home for Zayn, who admits he sometimes wishes he could return to Yorkshire more often to spend time with his younger siblings.

‘I have sisters and from the ages of 11 to 13 – it’s a big change for girls. I do feel like I’ve missed out a bit because I was really close with my sisters when I was at home,’ Zayn tells The Sun.

‘My family are really cool. They are really supportive and think what I’m doing is amazing.’

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