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Liam Payne addresses negative comments about 1D on social media

2014-11-11 19:05

Los Angeles - Liam Payne tends to get upset by negative comments on social media.

The One Direction singer wishes web users would think more carefully about what they write and not just assume they won't be seen by the band.

He said: "I think a lot of people forget that there's a person the other side of the computer.

"People just think they're talking to a person that they're never gonna get through to... but we do see things and we're conscious towards it because we're just young lads and we're gonna be conscious in front of all these cameras and whatever else all the time.

"Some people don't mean what they're gonna say and they don't think you're gonna see it I think is the main thing."

However, the Steal My Girl singer feels "lucky" because his girlfriend Sophia Smith refuses to pay attention to any of the negative comments she receives from jealous fans.

Speaking during the 1D Four Hangout live streamed interview on Sunday, he added: "I'm quite lucky with Soph because she doesn't pay much attention to it."

Meanwhile, Zayn Malik insists his fiancee Perrie Edwards also doesn't mind the negative comments because the Little Mix singer understands the situation due to her own fame.

He said: "Pez does the same job as me so she understands."

Liam took to Twitter after the live stream interview to share his thoughts of opening up on camera:

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