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X Factor News Archive
While most are upset by this news that seems like the beginning of the group's end, their boss Simon Cowell promises that time off is just what the boys need!
The X Factor judge, who assembled 1D back in 2010, revealed that he has known the hiatus was coming.
Simon explained to press at the X Factor launch:
One Direction Drops Their First Music Video Sans Zayn Malik — Watch Their Out Of This World Drag Me Down Vid!
However, when the British cuties dropped their summer single Drag Me Down, we knew the boys still had something special.
Late Thursday evening, the heartthrobs made the weekend come early by releasing their music video for the track. LOVES it!
In the video, the members of 1D are seen training to become astronauts — we never knew NASA trained their astronauts with choreographed dance routines?! WE KID.
FUN FACT: The X Factor alums filmed the space themed project at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas, and it was directed by long time collaborators Ben and Gabe Turner.
Is anyone else getting a Backstreet Boys vibe with this vid??
Though Zayn was certainly missed on-screen, we think the rest of the musical group did an out of this world job.
Ch-ch-check out the full video (above)!
Zayn Malik Shades Little Mix Online Prior To Ex Perrie Edwards' EPIC Teen Choice Awards Performance! What The What?!
Oh the shade!
Though Zayn Malik has remained relatively tight-lipped about his split with Perrie Edwards — it seems the former One Direction star made a not so subtle dig at the Little Mix bandmate prior to her Teen Choice Awards performance.
Simon Cowell Soaks Up The Sun In This Sweet Snap With GF Lauren Silverman & His Look-Alike Son Eric!
And the former American Idol judge looked perfectly happy snuggled up to his lady love Lauren Silverman and their two-year-old son, Eric.
Though the X-Factor boss and the brunette beauty were clearly ready to soak up the sun in their suits and matching Ray Bans, little Eric was perfectly protected beneath an adorable little hat and swimming T-shirt.
Nonetheless, we are OBSESSED with Simon's son updates.
What do U think?! Do you like this softer Simon?
SOUND OFF in the comments (below)!
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Fans CANNOT Handle The News That Zayn Malik & Perrie Edwards Ended Their Engagement! See Their Emotional Responses HERE!
Say it ain't so!
The duo first met on the British X Factor set back in 2011 and became engaged in August of 2013 — breaking directioners hearts everywhere.
However, with news that the former One Direction member is back on the market the internet exploded. Fans of both the popular boyband and Little Mix have taken to Twitter to voice whether they are #TeamZayn or #TeamPerrie.
It's certainly an inneresting display of emotions on the social media site — some are in denial over the breakup while others who view Miz Edwards as 1D's the Yoko Ono are celebrating the split.
Regardless, most of the fans are just wondering what Zayn's going to do about his Perrie tattoo. LOLz!
Ch-ch-check out what some of the superfans had to say (below)!
Wednesday marks such a monumental moment!
Five years ago, Simon Cowell joined together five souls in musical matrimony, that would go on to be the biggest boy band in recent history.
One Direction was given a second chance on the show, and went on to secure third place overall. But it's safe to say the fivesome might as well have won.
1D became a global sensation, and Harry took to Twitter on the group's anniversary to share sentimental statuses about their incredible journey:
The talk show wars just added a kunning kompetitor: Khloe Kardashian!
The K-fam's youngest sister will be the host of Kocktails With Khloe, a brand new talk show set to debut later this year on the new FYI Network.
In a statement on Tuesday, the 31-year-old said: