Oooo, and that's one juicy slab of beef that just got served!
Since both British bands began winning the hearts and minds of Americans, the question stands: WHO is the 'bigger' band, and who will rule in the land of Yanks?!
While One Direction did bring home a slew of VMAs, The Wanted have slightly more edge and are proud that they don't simply stick to one genre of music… an offense they accused One Direction of during a recent radio interview!
In response to BBC radio host Chris Moyles implying 1D was the 'bigger' of the two bands, The Wanted's Tom Parker eventually responded: