One Direction
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2010-07
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One Direction

One Direction Biography (Wikipedia)

One Direction (commonly abbreviated as 1D) are an English-Irish pop boy band based in London, composed of Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, and previously, Zayn Malik until his departure from the band on 25 March 2015. The group signed with Simon Cowell's record label Syco Records after forming and finishing third in the seventh series of the British televised singing competition The X Factor in 2010. Propelled to international success by social media, One Direction's four albums, Up All Night (2011), Take Me Home (2012), Midnight Memories (2013) and Four (2014) topped charts in most major markets, and generated hit singles including "What Makes You Beautiful", "Live While We're Young", and "Story of My Life". Their fifth studio album, Made in the A.M., was released in November 2015.

Their awards include six Brit Awards, four MTV Video Music Awards, eleven MTV Europe Music Awards, seven American Music Awards (including Artist of the Year in 2014 and 2015), and 27 Teen Choice Awards, among many others. According to Nick Gatfield, the chairman and chief executive of Sony Music Entertainment UK, One Direction represented a $50 million business empire by June 2012. They were proclaimed 2012's "Top New Artist" by Billboard. According to the Sunday Times Rich List, by April 2013, they had an estimated personal combined wealth of £25 million ($41.2m) making them the second-wealthiest musicians in the UK under 30 years of age. In 2014, Forbes listed them the second-highest earning celebrities under 30, with the group earning an estimated $75 million from June 2013 to June 2014. In June 2015, Forbes listed their earnings at $130 million for the previous twelve months, and ranked them the fourth highest earning celebrities in the world.

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One Direction Performances & Interviews


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You & I
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You & I
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What Makes You Beautiful
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What Makes You Beautiful
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Drag Me Down
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Drag Me Down
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Where Do Broken Hearts Go
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Where Do Broken Hearts Go
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History
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History
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Little Things
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Little Things
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Stockholm
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Stockholm
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Live While We're Young
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Live While We're Young
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Change Your Ticket
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Change Your Ticket
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Best Song Ever
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Best Song Ever
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Perfect
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Perfect
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Kiss You
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Kiss You
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Torn (Radio 1 Live Lounge 12 Nov 2015)
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Torn (Radio 1 Live Lounge 12 Nov 2015)
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Past BBC Events

BBC Music Awards: 2015
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Genting Arena, Birmingham
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Dec
2015

BBC Music Awards: 2015

14:30
Genting Arena, Birmingham
BBC Music Awards: 2014
http://www.bbc.co.uk/events/eb2nc8
Earl's Court, London
2014-12-11T23:34:35
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11
Dec
2014
BBC Music Awards: 2014

BBC Music Awards: 2014

20:00
Earl's Court, London
Radio 1's Big Weekend: Glasgow
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Glasgow
2014-05-23T23:34:35
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23
May
2014
Radio 1's Big Weekend: Glasgow

Radio 1's Big Weekend: Glasgow

18:00
Glasgow
Radio 1's Teen Awards: 2012
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The SSE Arena, Wembley
2012-10-07T23:34:35
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Oct
2012
Radio 1's Teen Awards: 2012

Radio 1's Teen Awards: 2012

10:00
The SSE Arena, Wembley

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