Merry Christmas – wait, what? Liam Payne determined he didn’t need to look ahead to December to launch his new vacation track, which Dixie D’Amelio joined for her first track since making her music debut with ‘Be Blissful.’

Whereas Liam Payne’s enthusiasm for Christmas is to be commemorated, the timing of “Naughty Record” is a bit suspect. Arriving on Oct. 29 – that’s two days earlier than Halloween – Liam, 27, appears to have gotten his holidays blended up. However, as “Naughty Record” exhibits, Liam isn’t afraid to do the type of issues that will get him on Santa’s unhealthy facet. And that wasn’t the One Path alum’s solely shock: TikTok star Dixie D’Amelio, 19, joined the observe, marking this her second track ever!

Liam introduced the brand new vacation track on Oct. 27 and he gave his followers on TikTok an unique sneak peek on the track. “I’ve acquired a brand new single,” a feathered haired Liam stated – properly, wrote – whereas sitting in entrance of an enormous CGI snowflake. “It’s known as ‘Naughty Record.’ And it’s a Christmas track…” In the course of the preview, even Liam appeared an enormous befuddled himself on the complete endeavor. The snippet of the track particulars about how Liam and an unknown lover acquired on the naughty checklist. “Should have been the way in which we kissed / Santa noticed the issues we did / and put us on the naughty checklist.” This, after all, raises questions on Kris Kringle’s voyeuristic tendencies and a attainable North Pole surveillance state. The snippet additionally raised hypothesis that the feminine voice on the observe belonged to Dixie (which turned out to be spot-on).

Liam Payne performs on the runway for the 2019 Hugo Boss present in Berlin. (SplashNews)

Eagle-eyed followers searched “naughty checklist liam payne” on Apple Music, and the outcomes listed Liam and Dixie as artists, per Simply Jared. Dixie is finest identified for being one of many greatest names on TikTok. She’s at present the eighth most-followed particular person on the platform with 41.7 million followers. Her sister, Charli D’Amelio, sits at No. 1 with 95.1 million. Dixie becoming a member of Liam wouldn’t be out of the strange. She, like many social media stars earlier than her, made the soar into music in June 2020. She launched her first track, “Be Blissful.” As of the final week of October, it has over 51 million streams on Spotify.

After followers found out the thriller vocalist, Liam took to Twitter and wrote, “Effectively… I had this complete grand plan about asserting who was that includes on my new track #NaughtyList on Friday however you probably did it once more and came upon! You’re all detectives! I’m so excited to have @dixiedamelio be a part of, so say whats up, give her a heat welcome like I do know you guys can!”

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It appears like Liam and Dixie have extra plans in retailer for followers. In a follow-up tweet, Liam wrote, “I’ve fallen in love with TikTok and I’m excited to have some enjoyable main as much as the vacations with Dixie and her household… As we strategy Halloween and Christmas throughout such a whirlwind yr it’s necessary everybody appears to be like out for one another, so please be a part of within the enjoyable with us.” Liam then introduced he’ll unveil their “plans for the subsequent few weeks” throughout a TikTok Stay on Halloween, Oct. 31st at 10 p.m. GT.

This isn’t the primary Christmas track from the previous One Path member. In 2019, Liam launched “All I Need (For Christmas),” an authentic track that he included on his LP1 album. He additionally recorded a model of the Dean Martin traditional, “Let It Snow,” for Spotify Singles: Christmas Assortment. “I believe it’s acceptable to take heed to vacation music everytime you like, actually,” he stated when answering just a few questions for Spotify. “Every time you’re feeling festive, is what I might say.”