Even though Zayn Malik’s boy bandmates in One Direction support his decision to leave, doesn’t mean they’re happy about it.
To answer this question we looked to the boy bands who came before One Direction and realized the bigger question is: are 1D the *NSYNC or Backstreet Boys of their day?
There’s even some telling photo evidence.
“I am leaving because I want to be a normal 22-year-old who is able to relax and have some private time out of the spotlight.”
Directioners the world over have always wondered what happens in One Direction’s private dressing rooms while they’re on tour.
Liam Payne thought his joke about Justin Bieber was funny, but the Belieber’s definitely didn’t agree.
The news comes after the band was forced to pay a ‘weed bond’ to perform in the Philippines.
Lesson to One Direction: drugs are bad, don’t do drugs. And, specifically, if you do in the Philippines, you’ll have to pay up.
Fans are kinda pissed.
Daughtry’s former drummer Robin Diaz has posted pics of Payne and Tomlinson rocking out on the drums with Nickelback’s frontman.
The two recently teamed up for a songwriting session, where Trainor says Styles thoroughly impressed her.
It was the best reality show ever when pop superstars Harry Styles and Taylor Swift had an unexpected public encounter.
One Direction return to the Tonight Show for a chat with Fallon while sitting…on the floor.
One Direction Perform ‘Santa Claus is Coming to Town’ with Classroom Instruments, Ugly Sweaters: Watch
Because you know they’re all about that kazoo.
The night before the night before Christmas (Dec. 23), One Direction will take over TVs in the U.S.
Seems like Harry Styles truly had the time of his life at Saturday Night Live.
Christmas came early for Directioners.
Someone sure loves her some 1D.
Amy Adams just might be the world’s biggest One Direction fan.
Every other member made it in—Louis squeaked in—except Zayn.
To help ease your stress this holiday season, Radio.com came up with a foolproof gift guide for all those music lovers in your life. Seriously, nothing says happy holidays like an inflatable confetti banana from Miley Cyrus or a painting of Taylor Swift’s cats.
It’s good to be One Direction right now. Actually, let’s be honest, it’s always good to be those guys.
Yes, Zayn was there.
Noticeably absent was Harry Styles, who missed a great opportunity to play off his name and do his best Potter impression.
Zayn Malik would like his fans to know that there is absolutely no truth to the “rumors” that he has a substance abuse problem.
Matt Lauer used Payne’s absence to ask the band about “rumored substance abuse” issues.
Watch One Direction, Sam Smith, Ellie Goulding, Bono & More Perform ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas?’ For Band Aid 30
Nearly every British artist ever gathered together this weekend to re-record the holiday classic, “Do They Know It’s Christmas?” in honor of the charity single’s 30th anniversary. That is, except for Adele.
One Direction take a contemplative step back for their new song “Night Changes.”
Get ready for a chorus of high-pitched screams around the TV this holiday season – One Direction is prepping for a new special.
You know you want to hear the new One Direction song. Don’t fight it, feel it.