'One Direction' member Liam Payne and Cheryl Tweedy have been together for more than one year and have a baby boy together who was born in March of this year. The lovebirds have been secretive about their relationship and only admitted about it early last year. Payne, 23 recently revealed the two people that acted as matchmakers between him and the 33-year-old singer.

Liam Payne has Simon Cowell and Niall Horan as matchmakers

According to the father of one, the "This Town" singer and One Direction founder Simon Cowell played Cupid to set him with the "Fight For This Love" singer. Payne said that his band mate and mentor teased him saying, "You'll never guess who has a crush on you - Cheryl." Then they also said the same thing to Cheryl and the rest is history.

The 10-year age gap is not a hindrance to the pair's relationship. In fact, they get along well because of their low-key romance. Both working in the music industry, their love revolves around their respective careers and to each other.

Now they have a baby named Bear Payne. Although the couple wanted to keep their pregnancy private, countless speculations surfaced until Niall Horan had a slip of the tongue and revealed that his buddy is going to have a baby. Despite the long hiatus of their band, the two singers maintained a close friendship.

Liam Payne enjoys family life with Cheryl Tweedy

Payne and Tweedy are now enjoying the bliss of their new life and the new addition to their union. Payne revealed that he and his partner enjoy staying at home watching TV while the mother of one enjoys cups of tea prepared by her partner.

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Both are enjoying their domesticated life as parents.

Meanwhile, the "Happy Tears" singer has decided to use her maiden name Cheryl Tweedy after her failed marriages. Her first husband was Ashley Cole and her second husband was Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini. Soon she will be known as Mrs. Cheryl Payne.Their baby boy seems to have inspired Liam Payne because he has finally released his first song "Strip That down" with Ed Sheeran. He is currently juggling between being a first-time dad and a musician.

The 'One Direction' member and Tweedy are both active in their respective careers while taking turns taking care of their little bundle of joy. Liam Payne and Cheryl Tweedy will be forever thankful to their two matchmakers. If not for them, a loving and nurturing relationship like theirs might never have come to reality.