One Direction
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2010-07
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One Direction

One Direction Biography (Wikipedia)

One Direction are an English-Irish pop boy band based in London, composed of Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Harry Styles, and Louis Tomlinson; former member Zayn Malik departed from the group in 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 five albums, Up All Night (2011), Take Me Home (2012), Midnight Memories (2013), Four (2014), and Made in the A.M. (2015), topped charts in most major markets, and generated hit singles including "What Makes You Beautiful", "Live While We're Young", "Best Song Ever", "Story of My Life" and "Drag Me Down".

The group have received numerous accolades including seven Brit Awards, four MTV Video Music Awards, six Billboard Music Awards, seven American Music Awards (including Artist of the Year in 2014 and 2015), and 28 Teen Choice Awards. In 2013, they earned an estimated $75 million, becoming the second highest earning celebrity under 30 according to Forbes. The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI) honoured them as the Global Recording Artist of 2013. Forbes ranked them as the fourth highest-earning celebrities in the world in 2015, and second in 2016.

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One Direction Performances & Interviews


One Direction Tracks

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Kiss You
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Story Of My Life
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Story Of My Life
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Drag Me Down
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Drag Me Down
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Best Song Ever
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Best Song Ever
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Steal My Girl
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Steal My Girl
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Perfect
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Perfect
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What Makes You Beautiful
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What Makes You Beautiful
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Torn (Radio 1 Live Lounge, 12th Nov 2015)
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Torn (Radio 1 Live Lounge, 12th Nov 2015)
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History
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History
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Live While We're Young
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Past BBC Events

BBC Music Awards: 2015
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Genting Arena, Birmingham
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2015

BBC Music Awards: 2015

Genting Arena, Birmingham
BBC Music Awards: 2014
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Earl's Court, London
2014-12-11T06:39:15
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Dec
2014
BBC Music Awards: 2014

BBC Music Awards: 2014

Earl's Court, London
Radio 1's Big Weekend: 2014
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Glasgow
2014-05-24T06:39:15
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2014
Radio 1's Big Weekend: 2014

Radio 1's Big Weekend: 2014

Glasgow
Radio 1's Teen Awards: 2012
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The SSE Arena, Wembley
2012-10-07T06:39:15
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2012
Radio 1's Teen Awards: 2012

Radio 1's Teen Awards: 2012

The SSE Arena, Wembley

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