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One Direction

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    One Direction

  • Formed

    Video After being told of not continuing, Louis Tomlinson, Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, and Liam Payne are told to return to the stage along with some girls. At 20:22, the boys are told that they will be continuing on as a group.
  • First Song

    First Song
    Video 2 The band's first song performed together is Torn, by Natalie Imbruglia.
  • Viva La Vida

    Viva La Vida
    Video 3 One Direction wows the judges with their performance of Viva La Vida by Coldplay
  • Signed

    One Direction was signed by Simon Cowell with his company Syco Music for a $2 million record deal.
  • Release of First Song

    Release of First Song
    Video 4 One Direction released their own first song called "What Makes You Beautiful" in Europe, Australia and New Zealand.
  • Release in U.S

    Release in U.S
    What Makes You Beautiful was released in the United States.
  • One Thing

    One Thing
    Video 5 Their second single, One Thing, is released in the United States
  • Brit Awards

    Brit Awards
    1D wins a Brit Award for 'Best British Single' for their song What Makes You Beautiful.
  • UAN Release

    UAN Release
    Up All Night was released in the US a week early because of public demand,
  • ICarly - IGo One Direction

    ICarly - IGo One Direction
    One Direction is part of an episode of ICarly entitled "IGo One Direction".
  • UAN Tour

    UAN Tour
    The Up All Night tour starts in America.
  • UAN Tour Part 2

    UAN Tour Part 2
    The Up All Night tour ends.