As they say, it’s in the toughest of times that you see who your true friends are, and based on the array of support that Louis has received since his mum’s passing, he has A LOT of true friends.
Unsurprisingly, Tomlinson’s band mates were by his side during this difficult time – both literally and via Twitter.
Current band mates Harry, Niall and Liam flew in to see Louis perform his tribute track to his mother on The X Factor (UK).
Niall and Liam wrote the following sweet tweets in support of Louis and his fam:
Even former band mate, Zayn was quick to send love to Louis.
Extended members of One Direction also used social media to show their support, including Liam’s girlfriend Cheryl, Harry’s mother, Anne, One Direction’s founder, Simon Cowell, Freddie Reign’s mother, Briana, Louis' girlfriend Danielle and the band’s drummer, Josh:
Fellow boy banders sent Twitter support to Louis, including Nathan Sykes (The Wanted), James McVey (The Vamps), Michael Clifford (5SOS), Levi Jones (The Tide) and Casey Johnson (Union J):
And here are some other musos who poured their hearts out for Louis and his fam:
Louis shared his gratitude for the overwhelming amount of support that he had received via Twitter: