He is expecting his first baby with girlfriend Cheryl at any point in the next few weeks.
The One Direction star was snapped leaving the club at 2.30am with three friends on Thursday.
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Enjoy the nightlife while you can: Dad-to-be Liam Payne headed to a Drake concert in London before hitting Tape nightclub with three friends eventually leaving at 2.30am
When he was asked about Cheryl, 33, and the imminent arrival of their baby, the pop star snapped: ‘Stop asking questions and just take your pictures.’
Liam rocked a sombre outfit on his night out, donning black jeans, sneakers, hoodie and a baseball cap. He added some bling with a heavy gold chain clearly visible around his neck.
The pop star was keen to share his admiration for Toronto-born rap star Drake after seeing him perform at the capital’s O2 arena.
He posted a snap to Instagram of himself posing with the Hotline Bling artist and in the caption he referred to Drake as a ‘genius’.
He wrote: ‘@champagnepapi great to see a genius at work last night.’
Camera shy? The One Direction star wore an all-black ensemble of jeans, sneakers and hoodie and shielded his eyes with a low slung baseball cap
Musicians in the house: Liam took to Instagram after seeing Drake perform, posting a picture of the two posing together back stage and calling the rap star a ‘genius’
Back home to Cheryl: Liam was probably in a hurry to return to his pregnant pop star girlfriend
Liam left his heavily pregnant girlfriend Cheryl at home while he hit the town.
The secretive couple have refused to reveal when they expect to welcome their first baby together but fans speculate that it could be any day now.
Cheryl has maintained a social media silence for the last six weeks which led fans to speculate that she was on the brink of giving birth.
The star has refused to confirm her pregnancy, but her blossoming bump speaks for itself.
Earlier this week Liam flew back from California where he had been recording his debut solo effort.
Parents-to-be: Cheryl and Liam arrived at the Fair of St James Christmas Carol Concert in November with Cheryl’s burgeoning bump on display
Glowing: The secretive star refused to confirm she was pregnant and fans have speculated that she will give birth any day now
He returned to his London home where Cheryl was waiting, prompting fierce speculation that the former X Factor judge was already in labour.
One fan tweeted: ‘Hold up, Cheryl is having the baby NOW?’
The Newcastle-born beauty wed French restaurateur Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini in 2014 after just three months of dating, but they split at the end of 2015.
She first met Liam in 2008 when he was a teenage contestant on the X Factor and she was a judge.
They went public with their romance last February, just weeks after Cheryl announced her split from husband Jean-Bernard after 18 months of marriage.
Pretty in pink: Cheryl, 33, first met Liam, 23, in 2008 when he was a teenage contestant on The X Factor and she was a judge. The pair are thought to have begun dating in December 2015