Harry Styles dropped “Sign of the Times,” his first single as a solo artist, on Friday (Apr. 7, 2017).
The release marks the first bit of new material that Styles has released since the impetus of One Direction’s hiatus in 2016. Styles is the third member of the boy band to launch a solo career after Zayn Malik‘s Mind of Mine and Niall Horan‘s “This Town.”
According to Billboard, Styles will perform “Sign of the Times” and another new single when he performs as the musical guest on the Apr. 15 episode of Saturday Night Live. The title of the song hasn’t been confirmed and it is unknown if a studio version of it will be released prior to his SNL performance.
Listen to “Sign of the Times” in the player at the top of the page.