Did Harry Styles Just Reveal the Release Date of His First Solo Single?

The One Direction singer dropped a mysterious TV ad in the U.K. that seems to reveal the upcoming release date of his new solo project.

Harry Styles'
first solo project is reportedly coming very soon.

A somewhat cryptic television ad aired in the U.K. on Saturday, showing the singer walking through a cloud of smoke in a dark room, all scored to a soft instrumental track.

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As Styles walks across the space, we get a shot of his tattooed hand opening a door, and another shot of him in silhouette as light pours in from the other side, followed by a brief, tight close-up on his hazel green eyes. Then, just the date, April 7, in white letters.

The date marks the release of Styles' first solo single, Billboard reports. It's an effectively mysterious promo for the singer's long-awaited solo project, coming nearly nine months after the One Direction star signed a contract with Columbia Records.

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All of Styles' 1D bandmates have already signed solo projects following the band's announced hiatus last year, including Zayn Malik, who left the group in March 2015.

It's been an exciting few months for Styles. Back in February, he rang in his 23rd birthday in Malibu, California, partying with celebs like Adele and Cindy Crawford. Check out the video below to hear more.