Simon Cowell confirms Harry Styles has signed solo record deal
Simon Cowell has confirmed that Harry Styles has a solo record contract.
However, no official word on the deal was forthcoming.
One Direction boss Simon Cowell has now confirmed that Styles did pen a contract with US based label Columbia.
He told The Sun: "I won’t go into the technical detail but it was a deal which we encouraged.
“We spoke about this a long time ago and certain artists do prefer to be signed to an American label and he spends a lot of time over here.
"This was something we were very instrumental in and it was the result we all wanted so it was great."
Cowell added: "I had a fantastic conversation with him after he signed his new contract. He was very sweet, he was appreciative of what we did. And that goes a long way. It is a character trait."
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