ONE DIRECTION

  • 'One Direction' not surprised with no Grammy nomination; says there's so much incredible music out there 1 week ago

    London: Popular boy band One Direction is not angry for being blanked at the 57th Grammy Award nominations. The five-member group, whose third album 'Midnight Memories' is the biggest-selling album worldwide in 2013, thinks there is a high quality of music up for the Grammy prizes, reported Contactmusic. When asked if they...
  • British boy band One Direction makes Billboard history, knocks Taylor Swift from No 1 spot November 27, 2014

    Los Angeles: British boy band One Direction became the only group to score four consecutive No. 1 debuts on the U.S. Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday, ousting Taylor Swift from her chart-topping reign. One Direction's latest album, "Four", sold 387,000 copies in its first week, according to figures compiled by...
  • One Direction, Iggy Azalea shine at 2014 American Music Awards November 24, 2014

    One Direction won three honors at the American Music Awards, including artist of the year over powerhouse acts like Beyonce and Luke Bryan, while breakthrough newcomer Iggy Azalea beat out heavyweights Eminem and Drake in the rap categories. Katy Perry, who was absent from Sunday's award show because of her world...
  • One Directon, Chris Martin, U2 set to record Band Aid charity song for Ebola November 16, 2014

    London: Boy band One Direction and U2 lead singer Bono joined some of the biggest names in British pop and rock music on Saturday to record a new version of the Band Aid charity song to raise money to combat Ebola in Africa. The single, "Do They Know It's Christmas?", was...
  • Simon Cowell's son new drummer for One Direction! November 13, 2014

    Los Angeles: TV mogul Simon Cowell has joked on social media that his son should be the new drummer of English Boy band, One Direction. The 55-year-old, who welcomed his first child in February with partner Lauren Silverman, has shared a video of his son Eric hitting a drum, on his...
  • One Direction don't show despite big win at MTV's top European awards November 10, 2014

    Reuters: Boy-band sensation One Direction were among the big winners that failed to turn up to collect their prizes at one of Europe's top music events on Sunday, after they scooped three MTV Europe Music Awards in Glasgow. Justin Bieber and Katy Perry were among other notable no-shows, though the firework-filled...
  • Watch: One Direction's 'Steal My Girl' video features legendary actor Danny DeVito as an eccentric director October 25, 2014

    One Direction fans, you man stop squealing now. The popular band with a cult fan-following has released a video for their new single 'Steal My Girl'.The song features legendary actor Danny DeVito as an eccentric director, who is making a music video with the five band members. He even bestows...
  • Watch: BBC's 'God Only Knows' cover by Elton John, One Direction, Pharrell Williams and other artistes is the most beautiful thing you'll see all day October 9, 2014

    Seventeen years after the BBC released world-wide hit cover of 'Perfect day', the network now presents a lovely cover of Beach Boys' hit number 'God only knows'. "The Beach Boys' masterpiece 'God Only Knows' remade with the help of a few friends to celebrate the launch of BBC Music," says...
  • One Direction named Britain's best selling musical export August 3, 2014

    London: One Direction have been named Britain's best selling musical export for the year 2013. The band released their third album titled "Midnight Memories" in November last year and this has added to their success as it has became the year's biggest selling album worldwide. Despite releasing in November, "Midnight Memories" managed...
  • One Direction to release second concert film July 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: Boyband One Direction is releasing their second concert film this autumn. The 'Story of My Life' hitmakers recently wrapped up the European leg of their 'Where We Are' tour, and for one weekend only fans around the world will be able to see the full concert on the...
  • Is Harry Styles planning to quit his band One Direction? April 25, 2014

    London: Singer Harry Styles is probably going to quit his band One Direction to go solo at some point. Ryan Tedder, who has been working with the 19-year-old singer on a top secret project, has revealed that things could turn awry for the band soon, reported Metro online. Asked when...
  • Watch: One Direction morph into each other in their latest music video 'You and I' April 20, 2014

    After several glimpses on their Instagram account, the English-Irish pop boy band One Direction finally released their new music video. The love ballad titled, 'You and I' shows the guys being completely natural having fun together. Walking lazily and crooning into the camera, the video showcases the boys one by...
  • One Direction, Ariana Grande win at Kids' Choice Awards March 30, 2014

    Reuters: The green slime flowed freely at the Kids' Choice Awards on Saturday, where boy band One Direction and actress-singer Ariana Grande took home orange blimps handed out by youth cable channel Nickelodeon. Shot from canons, bursting forth from geysers and babbling in a river across the stage, everything and everyone,...
  • Arctic Monkeys, One Direction big winners at 2014 BRIT Awards February 20, 2014

    London: Boybands Arctic Monkeys and One Direction took home multiple awards at the 2014 BRIT Awards. The event, which is held to honour the best in British music, took place yesterday at London's O2 Arena. The Sheffieldbased rock band won the Mastercard British Album of the Year for their fifth...
  • Why does Mark Wahlberg want to punch Harry Styles? January 11, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Mark Wahlberg is jealous that his daughters are obsessed with One Direction, and he has joked that he hopes to punch the band's member Harry Styles someday. The 'Lone Ranger' star isn't impressed that his children, Ella, 10, and Grace, four, are huge fans of the 'Story of...
  • Taylor Swift named most charitable star of 2013 December 28, 2013

    Los Angeles: Country singer Taylor Swift has been named the most charitable celebrity of the year. In a list complied DoSomething.org, the 24yearold singer topped the poll for being one of the most charitable stars in the industry, reported Ace Showbiz. Swift had donated USD 100,000 during her 24th birthday to...
  • Harry Styles not going solo December 13, 2013

    Los Angeles: One Direction star Harry Styles has no plans of quitting the boyband and pursue a solo career, confirms his representative. There were reports that suggested the 19yearold singer is planning to step away from the hit boyband this coming year to work on a solo project, reported E!...
  • One Direction may split in future: Simon Cowell November 24, 2013

    London: Music mogul Simon Cowell feels that members of One Direction band might eventually part ways and follow independent careers. The band, comprising Zayn Malik, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne and Niall Horan, came together after participating in Cowell's singing reality show 'The X Factor' in 2010 and reached heights...
  • One Direction fumes over new album leak November 19, 2013

    London: One Direction band members are furious as their new album "Midnight Memories" was leaked online a week before its official release. The band, which consists of Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson, took to Twitter to express their anger. "That's annoying," Horan, 20, tweeted, reports dailystar.co.uk. Malik...
  • Eminem tops the UK music charts for the first time since 2006 November 4, 2013

    Los Angeles: Rapper Eminem has scored his first number one on the UK singles chart since 2006 with his new Rihanna collaboration, 'The Monster'. The track, from the 41yearold singer's new album The Marshall Mathers Lp 2, also marks the seventh time in seven years that Rihanna has debuted at...
  • Being single is a magical adventure: Taylor Swift October 13, 2013

    Los Angeles: Singer Taylor Swift, who has recently split from One Direction band member Harry Styles, is enjoying being single. "It's a terrifying, liberating, magical adventure: the best things are you don't have to answer to anyone, and you don't have to add up time zones," contactmusic.com quoted the 23yearold as...
  • 'One Direction - This Is Us' review: This film is strictly for fans September 8, 2013

    Cast: Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Harry Stiles, Louis Tomlinson Director: Morgan Spurlok Rating: 2 out of 5 'One Direction: This Is Us' is a documentary that illustrates the unprecedented, teen fever which captured the music world in the last two-and-a-half years in over 35 countries. It's the story of how the five boys;...
  • MTV Video Music Awards: The complete list of winners August 26, 2013

    A list of winners at Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards, which aired live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. Video of the year: Justin Timberlake, 'Mirrors' Best female video: Taylor Swift, 'I Knew You Were Trouble.' Best male video: Bruno Mars, 'Locked Out of Heaven' Best pop video: Selena Gomez, 'Come & Get...
  • 'Twilight Saga', 'One Direction' big winners at Teen Choice Awards August 12, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part II' and British boy band One Direction were among the big winners at the Teen Choice Awards. The final movie in the popular vampire franchise picked up seven prizes at the ceremony held in the Gibson Amphitheatre here, reported Us magazine. The...
  • Harry Styles uses hotel maid as a backing singer July 23, 2013

    Los Angeles: Harry Styles, member of British band One Direction, convinced a maid to feature in a new track they were recording in their hotel. The track needed a naughty female bedroom noise so instead of using a sound effect, Styles managed to get the real thing, reports thesun.co.uk. "We needed a......
  • Niall Horan tops Valentine's day wedding poll February 14, 2013

    London: One Direction star Niall Horan has topped a new poll to find out the guy most girls want to marry on Valentine's Day. The Irish singer beat out the likes of his band mate Harry Styles, The Wanted star Nathan Sykes and teen sensation Justin Bieber to land the...
  • Justin Bieber wants to own soccer team July 13, 2012

    London: Teen pop star Justin Bieber says he wants to start a Los Angeles soccer team and hopes football star David Beckham will coach it. The 18yearold Boyfriend hitmaker plans to follow Robbie Williams and Vinnie Jones by setting up a celebrity football squad, reported Daily Star online. Williams's team is...
  • UK boy band tops US charts with debut album March 22, 2012

    London: British teen band One Direction became the first UK group to enter the US Billboard 200 chart at number one on Tuesday. The band sold more than 176,000 copies of their debut album 'Up All Night', making chart history in the United States, with the record soaring straight to the...