Zayn Malik put on his first-ever awards show performance since leaving One Direction at the iHeartRadio Awards on Sunday night, taking the stage to show off “Like I Would.”

While One Direction fans may have been expecting something a little more upbeat, the relative calmness of the song put all of the attention on Malik’s voice — which, we were reminded, is pretty damn good.

“Like I Would” comes off Zayn’s solo debut album, Mind of Mine, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard chart.

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Zayn Malik reminds us he has one hell of a voice at iHeartRadio Awards