If you signed the lease then it is valid. If you ask for a copy of the lease I suspect that your landlord will happily provide it to you.
You are obligated under the terms of the lease and if you refuse to pay the rent then your landlord can evict you.
You have an obligation to your landlord the issue between you and your roommate is not his concern and does not weaken his right to collect rent under the terms of the lease.
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If the landlord has a copy of the lease with your signature on it then it is valid against you. What the landlord can do is to sue you for payment of rent from the beginning of this month until either the property is rerented or the 12 month period ends. You cannot simply walk away from a lease in the middle without the landlord's agreement and without consequence.
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