Harry Styles is a British singer, songwriter, and artist. He was born on 1 February 1994 in Redditch, Worcestershire, England, UK. Styles started his musical journey as a member of the local band White Eskimo in Holmes Chapel, Cheshire. Later on, he auditioned for The X Factor as a solo artist but ended up forming the popular boy band One Direction with four other contestants. In addition to his work with One Direction, Styles also records under his own label called Erskine Records.