And they didn't even WIN their season of UK's X Factor… CRAYZEEEE!
Cheeky Brit boyband and international lady killers One Direction have apparently made over $40 Million this year off of the INSANE success of debut album, Up All Night!
Over the past 12 months the boys have broken into — and practically demolished — the coveted American market, thus cementing their stardom. They've fluttered
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It's official! One Direction is the most POPULAR boy band since *NSYNC!
Why, you ask?
Oh, maybe because their album, Up All Night, has remained in the top ten US album charts for 20 consecutive weeks - the first group to do that since the aforementioned's No Strings Attached logged 31 weeks back in 2000!
And if that weren't AH-mazing enough, their
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The boys of One Direction have a LOT to celebrate!
The British boyband is sweeping the WORLD with their super catchy pop tunes, all while breaking records left and right!
And now they've reached yet another milestone — they’ve sold 12 million records worldwide since just September of last year!
So, what was included in the 12 million count? The boys sold eight million singles, three million albums and one million DVDs!
Talk about a MASSIVE achievement!!
Group member Liam Payne stated:
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The boys of One Direction want to stay Up All Night…and rock out??
Sounds like the boyband is looking to shed some of their boyish charm and get a little edgier on their second album!
As we reported previously, now that they’ve wrapped their sold-out North American tour, the guys have been in the studio recording the follow-up to their massively successful first album!
One Direction plans to drop the album by the end of 2012 — just before embarking on their global 2013 tour dates — and soon, will be working with US soft rock group, Boyce Avenue!
Boyce Avenue’s Daniel Manzano revealed:
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She’s built her empire using heartbreaking, dysfunctional love songs and an undeniable voice… and now Adele is holding court once again with the behemouth that is 21!
The South Londoner’s sophomore record is the biggest-selling album in the US for the second consecutive year! That’s another record broken for Miss Adele.
So, as it stands, Adele sits upon the music throne, ruling with her 21 magical scepter (3.69 million), while
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