1D star Louis Tomlinson under fire over use of `N-word`

ANI| Updated: May 30, 2014, 10:40 AM IST

London: One Direction star Louis Tomlinson is currently facing a lot of backlash for using the N-word' in the controversial video of smoking weed.

According to reports the boyband singer who was filmed apparently smoking drugs said that its only green 'nig', which the fans accuse of being a shortened version of the N-word.

Tomlinson and Zayn Malik , 21, were caught on camera allegedly smoking marijuana while on tour in Peru last month and if proven, it may mean they will be banned from the US.