Cheryl's baby-daddy, who is said to be worth £54million, has been taking time out of his busy schedule to support Love Island star Kem Cetinay.
According to the ITV hunk, Liam reached out after he split with girlfriend Amber Davies.
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The duo met at Radio 1's Teen Awards in London and have been in contact ever since.
"We swapped numbers and said we’d go for lunch," Kem explained.
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“He texts me all the time and said if you need a chat or want to go out, I’ll be here for you”Kem Cetinay
"After I split from Amber, he was one of the first people to text and call me and give me loads of advice."
He added to Heat magazine: "He texts me all the time and said if you need a chat or want to go out, I’ll be here for you."
Liam went through his own public break-up when girlfriend Sophia Smith in 2015.
A insider at the time revealed: "Liam is incredibly sad, but is going to keep busy.
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"He really hopes that everybody will respect both his and Sophia's privacy and stop speculating."
Kem is set to return to the small screen this weekend when Dancing On Ice returns.
The Great British Bake Off winner Candice Brown will also take to the ice as will Corrie babe Brooke Vincent and X Factor and I'm A Celeb hunk Jake Quickenden.
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Meanwhile, Liam Payne is just days away from dropping a new single.
Bear Payne's daddy has teamed up with Rita Ora for a racy new track For You.
Previously chatting to Daily Star Online, Liam Payne confirmed the song which is set to be on the Fifty Shades Freed Soundtrack will be a ballad.