Harry Syles performs with his band "One Direction" on NBC's
Today show in New York. REUTERS/Andrew Burton
One Direction heart throb Harry Styles has rekindled a
relationship with US chart sensation Taylor Swift, reports UK
newspaper The Sun.
One-fifth of the British boy band, floppy-haired Styles, 18,
has been spotted holding hands and flirting with contemporary
country singer Swift, 22, in Los Angeles on the set of
American X Factor.
"It was a big deal her inviting him to the show with her mum.
It was her way of showing she is ready to trust him," a pal
of Swift told The Sun.
The pair were introduced in the US in early 2012 but during a
brief relationship, Styles was caught kissing a model while
touring New Zealand.
"Taylor was really embarrassed by what happened and was
nervous about giving him another go. But this time they have
spent more time getting to know each other," the friend said.
The relationship news is sure to devastate the doting global
fans of Styles and his band mates.
When One Direction toured Australia in April, concert tickets
sold out in three minutes and teenage fans flooded city
streets to catch a glimpse of the latest sensation from