One Direction News and Photos
One Direction’s new album “Four” bumped Taylor Swift’s album “1989” off of the number one spot this week on the Billboard chart!
The band made history by being the only group in Billboard’s 58-year history to have their first four albums all debut at No. 1!
“Four” has sold 387,000 copies in the U.S. in the first week it was released. That is the second biggest sales for an album this year. Taylor’s album was number one with 1.287 million sales.
The album became the most first-week streamed ever on Spotify, the music streaming site.
Click below to hear One Direction’s new album “Four.”
What do you think of their new album? Do you love it as much as we do? Have you bought it yet?
On Wednesday, November 26th in Sydney, Australia, One Direction performed “Steal My Girl” from their new album “Four.”
The guys, Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan, Liam Payne and Louis Tomlinson were greeted by hoards of screaming fans when they arrived on the red carpet at the ARIA Awards. Later that evening the group won “Best International Artist” of 2014!
Here’s what Harry tweeted about their win at the American Music Awards earlier this week:
Thank you to @TheAMAs for having us. Thank you so much to everyone who voted. You make us feel very welcome and it’s lovely. All the love.
Watch the video below of One Direction performing “Steal My Girl” at the ARIA Awards
What did you think of their performance? Were you one of the fans that caught a glimpse on the guys on the red carpet?
Sunday, November 23, at the 2014 American Music Awards, One Direction won top honor – The Artist of the Year Award! They also won the award for favorite pop/rock duo or group and favorite pop/rock album for “Midnight Memories.”
They had tough competition for the artist of the year award, with Beyoncé, Imagine Dragons, Lorde, Katy Perry, Iggy Azalea, Luke Bryan, Pharrell Williams, Eminem, and John Legend all competing for the award.
Liam Payne had this to say at the end of the show:
This has been a real perfect day… America feels like a second home to us.
Watch the video below of One Direction performing “Night Changes” at the 2014 American Music Awards. What do you think of their performance? Did you love it as much as we did?