His self-titled debut album "Harry Styles" was released on May 12, 2017.As a child, Harry loved singing and was heavily influenced by iconic artists such as Elvis Presley and The Rolling Stones.Growing up, Harry lived in Holmes Chapel, Cheshire, England and attended Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School.Harry mentioned in his 2010 X Factor audition that he planned to study law, and, in a 2015 interview, again commented that he would've studied to be a lawyer, if music hadn't worked out.He halted production temporarily after winning a lead role in Christopher Nolan's 2017 war film Dunkirk. The film was a box office success and Harry received positive reviews for his role.For more detailed information, visit the Dunkirk page.On April 7, 2017, Harry's debut single "Sign Of The Times" was released worldwide.
Harry allegedly dated Caroline Flack in 2011, when he was 17 and she was 32.It was a global success, debuting at #1 in many countries.In November 2017, Harry won the ARIA Music Award for Best International Artist.At bootcamp, Harry sang "Stop Crying Your Heart Out" before being eliminated as a solo artist then placed into One Direction.
After placing third in the competition, One Direction signed a recording contract with Simon Cowell's Sony Music subsidiary label, Syco Music.
Harry began a small venue world tour entitled Harry Styles: Live On Tour in September 2017, running through to December 2017.