Harry Styles’ Fans React To The First Listen Of His Debut Solo Single

...and they're pretty damn excited

We’ve officially had the first play of Harry Styles’ solo single. AHHH.

The 23-year-old singer debuted Sign Of The Times on Radio 1’s Breakfast Show this morning. And we’re not sure if it’s what we expected, but we enjoyed it A LOT. Listen here for yourself…

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It’s a bit indie and a bit emosh – and that husky voice. *Wipes brow*.

Of course, fans are currently feeling a lot of feels.

Comments on Twitter include: ‘DO YOU HEAR MY TEARS I LOVE THIS SONG!!!! #signofthetimes #HS1isComing,’ ‘IT’S BEAUTIFUL @Harry_Styles #SignOfTheTimes,’ and: ‘It’s my first time hearing this song and it’s not even over and I already have a tattoo idea…. I love you to death @Harry_Styles [sic].’

A few Tweeters have even compared him to David Bowie, with one writing: ‘Feels very #DavidBowie inspired #signofthetimes @Harry_Styles love it [sic].’

Crikey. Well, it was never going to go down quietly, was it?

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Harry Styles on Radio 1

Harry Styles is co-hosting today’s Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw

As well as giving us our first listen of the track, Harry’s also co-hosting the show with pal Nick Grimshaw.

He’s opened up about writing his album, telling Nick: ‘I started the album end of Feb last year for about three weeks, and then had to stop for about five months when I went to do a movie [Dunkirk]. I came back to it in July and finished writing it in December.

‘It gave me a chance to completely step away from it for a bit and have a real break. By the end of the movie, because we were swimming so much I just wanted to write songs.

Harry Styles on Radio 1

‘I think we wrote about 70 songs – we did 50 songs and ideas in Jamaica and that’s including like little ideas. Well full songs, I say there are 30 songs probably. One of the songs on the album, I wrote a few years ago.’

We couldn’t be more excited for you, Hazza. And we think we know what we’re going to have on loop today…