Bear Payne’s MIDDLE NAME is just as unusual as his first

Liam Payne Cheryl

by Eden-Olivia Lord |
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If you thought Bear Payne was different you've heard nothing yet

The world was shocked earlier this month when it was announced that Liam Payne and Cheryl named their son Bear Payne and now the former boyband member has announced his sons middle name and it's err, unusual.

READ: Cheryl and Liam Payne: Their love story from the start

Liam only recently told his fans Bear Payne's nickname before admitting it was actually his girlfriend who thought of the name Bear.

Cheryl Cole Liam Payne
It's safe to say that the popstar couple have given their son unique names (Credit: Getty Images)

According to The Sun, in an interview in America, he said: "I'm into more traditional names, the Mrs… she's more into more unique, original names that people will remember.

"It was her choice. I wasn't going to fight her about it, she's the one who's done all the work, isn't she?"


Liam admitted he let Cheryl decide on their sons name (Credit: Instagram / liampayne)

The One Direction star is still in America preparing to release his first solo song and it was during an encounter with fans that he revealed his sons middle name.

A fan who met him tweeted about the experience revealed Bear's middle name is in fact, Grey!

Yup, as in the colour.

A fan who met the star gushed: "Liam told us Bear's middle name! It's Grey! Bear Grey Payne"

Liam Payne
(Credit: Twitter / dnce1d) ©Twitter / dnce1d

They then went on to confirm it was Chezza's idea to name their son Bear: "He [Liam] just talked about letting Cheryl name him and that when he looks at him now 'he's definitely Bear' & that his middle name is Grey."

Liam Payne
(Credit: Twitter / dnce1d) ©Twitter / dnce1d

Bear Grey Payne... It definitely has a showbiz ring to it.

While Liam met fans he also admitted his tattoo of Cheryl's eye is definitely his favourite. The fan tweeted: "Also I asked him what his favourite tattoo is and he said Cheryl's eye but sometimes it feels like she's always watching."

Liam Payne
(Credit: Twitter / dnce1d) ©Twitter / dnce1d

That's sweet!

Now, try saying Bear Grey Payne three times in a row…

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