'They love him to death': Harry Styles' mum praises 'absolutely brilliant' One Direction star and his sister for looking after grandad with Parkinson’s disease
Harry Styles' mother Anne Twist has revealed how the One Direction singer has been 'absolutely brilliant' looking after his ill grandad.
The One Direction star has devoted a lot of his time to care for Brian Selley, 81, who has been battling with Parkinson's disease for several years.
Talking about both her children Harry and his sister Gemma, 47-year-old Anne told The Sun: 'They have been absolutely brilliant. They love him to death and he is so proud of them.'
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'They love him to death': Harry Styles' mum Anne Twist (pictured at Royal Albert Hall on Wednesday) revealed he is 'absolutely brilliant' looking after grandad with Parkinson’s disease
Brian has been fighting with the disease for several years after he was diagnosed with Parkinson's in his 70s.
Detailing her father's decline, she added: 'It’s a slow progression but a couple of years ago we weren’t sure how long he was going to be because he was really quite poorly.'
The 47-year-old explained at the Parkinson's UK's Symfunny No.2 on Wednesday night at the Royal Albert Hall.
Cosy! The One Direction star (pictured with mum Anne) has devoted a lot of his time to care for Brian Selley, 81, who has been battling with Parkinson's disease for several years
The mum is proud of the songwriter who has gone on to make a success of himself after One Direction split in 2015.
The What Makes You Beautiful hitmaker is carving himself a career as a solo artist and has just released his new single Sign of the Times.
He has hinted his new album - due out on May 12 - contains songs about Kendall Jenner and Taylor Swift.
Proud mum! The 47-year-old is proud of the songwriter who has gone on to make a success of himself after One Direction split in 2015
Sibling love! Anne commended both Harry and Gemma (pictured in Primrose Hill on September 15, 2013) for looking after her ill dad over the years
Fans speculated whether the song titled Ever Since New York could be an ode to his time with Taylor.
Speaking to Rolling Stones magazine, the tattooed artist conceded his own ex-girlfriends will feature on the album describing it as 'tipping a hat to the time together'.
The long-haired heartthrob and the Keeping Up With The Kardashians beauty Kendall were linked in 2013 for the first time before going out on a string of dates.
The lovers even went on a Carribean cruise together last year.But they have remained coy about the speculation of a blossoming romance.
Kendall is now thought to be seeing ASAP Rocky while Harry remains single.
Heart throb: Harry is set to appear on Friday night's Graham Norton on BBC One
Delighting his fans: The singer will perform his debut solo single Sign Of The Times
Ups and downs: The single reached number one in the UK and number four on the Billboard charts but his sales were disappointingly low compared to Zayn Malik's solo offering
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