A video mostly with the patina of nostalgic black and white for the single History. It looks like a farewell, for One direction. Sure is a long goodbye: from March the band will take a break. A separation of about one year and then, as they had made it known last summer, back together.
Harry Styles, Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan would like to concentrate on solo careers. And then 'History', the video released by boyband knows just goodbye. 'History' is the third single from the album 'Made In The AM', the fifth and latest album One Direction. The scenes retrace the most significant moments of the band, from third place to "X Factor UK" to the last frame in which the four take different directions .
The song is about the lives of five boys: "Minibar, expensive cars, rooms d`hotel and new tattoos, excellent champagne and private jets." And "we could be the best team in the world would have known. " The farewell of Zayn Malik , who on January 29 will come out with his first solo single, scored the first break and since then has always spoken of a possible division of the band.One Direction is an Anglo-Irish boy band formed by Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson. They signed a contract with the record label Syco of Simon Cowell after he trained as a group and came third in the seventh edition of the talent show The X Factor in 2010.
Having become famous worldwide thanks to the support of social networks, have released four albums Up All Night, Take Me Home, Midnight Memories and Four (respectively in 2011, in 2012, in 2013 and 2014); Albums came in the top ten of the major music charts, along with fifteen individuals, including What Makes You Beautiful, Live While We're Young, Story of My Life and Best Song Ever.
Often seen as forming part of the new British invasion in the United States, the group sold a total of about 50 million records, from what was said by the company-band manager, Modest! Management. Their awards include four BRIT Awards and four MTV Video Music Awards. According to what was said by Nick Garfield, president and chief executive of Sony Music Entertainment , One Direction have a business worth about $ 50 million in June 2012.
In 2012 was proclaimed Top New Artist by US magazine Billboard. In 2014, according to a list compiled by the Sunday Times , the boy band One Direction would be the richest in the history of British music, with assets of about 14 million pounds each, for a total of 70 million; only in 2013, among tour, album sales and other business activities related to their work, the group would have collected more than 45 million pounds.
Zayn Malik also was part of the boy band in the beginning, who on March 25, 2015 has officially left the group to continue his career as a solo singer. The rest of the band nevertheless continued the world tour without him. In 2010, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Zayn Malik and Niall Horan have auditioned as soloists in the seventh season of The X Factor singing respectively: Hey There Delilah , Cry Me a River, Is not She Lovely?, Let I Love You, and So Sick; They passed the audition but failed to qualify for the "Boys" to Bootcamp.
The judges Nicole Scherzinger and Simon Cowell had the idea of combining the five in a band admitting them to the competition for the "Groups" of Simon the Home Visit finals. Without ever going to the ballot, they reached the final episode of the talent show where duettarono with Robbie Williams on the song She's the One and finished third, behind Rebecca Ferguson (second place) and Matt Cardle (first place).
Following X Factor One Direction signed a record deal for 2 million pounds with Syco Records. One Direction and nine other contestants of the show took part in the X Factor Live Tour from February to April of 2011 . They released their debut album with Savan Kotecha and released their debut single What Makes You Beautiful on 19 August 2011. The song broke the record pre-order sales for Sony Music. It entered the UK Singles Chart at # 1 with 153,965 copies sold in its first week.
One Direction released their second single Gotta Be You November 13, 2011, which peaked at number three on the UK. The single was followed by their first studio album, Up All Night on November 21. The album features songs written by Kelly Clarkson and Ed Sheeran . The album peaked at number two on the UK Albums Chart , selling 138,631 copies, was the best-selling debut album in the UK Albums Chart of 2011 with 468,000 copies sold. The album peaked top ten in nineteen other countries.
On September 26, 2011, One Direction announced their UK tour, the Up All Night Tour, scheduled for December 2011 and January 2012. On 9 November 2011, the One Direction have also revealed that they would be on tour in the United States with Big Time Rush from February to March 2012. On January 6, 2012, they released their third single One Thing , as a promotional single in several European countries and has been published in the United Kingdom on 13 February 2012.
In the UK, One Thing peaked at number nine. February 21, 2012, attended the Brit Awards 2012, receiving the Brit Award for "Best British Single". During the acceptance speech held by One Direction for their Brit Award, Liam Payne announced their Arena Tour in 2013, in the UK and Ireland.
February 17, 2012 took part as guests at the Sanremo Festival, singing What Makes You Beautiful . Also in 2012 he won three awards at the Teen Choice Awards: best emerging group, best song of love (for What Makes You Beautiful) and best team of the summer. Not being able to take part in the ceremony, the One Direction have posted a video in which they thanked warmly fans and Teen Choice Awards; in the video the five members of the group tried in vain to build a surfboard, as the prizes of the Teen Choice Awards are all shaped surfboard.
One Direction signed a record deal with Columbia Records in the United States. The album was originally set for release in North America March 23, 2012 by Columbia Records, but has been rescheduled with a statement a week earlier, on 13 March 2012, when the Columbia Records said: "Because of strong demand from fans, their debut album will be released a week earlier, March 13, 2012.
What Makes You Beautiful has been published in the United States February 14, 2012 and peaked at # 28 on the Billboard Hot 100. March 21, 2012, Up All Night went straight to No. 1 on the Billboard 200, selling 176,000 copies in its first week, which made One Direction the first UK group to debut at number one with their first album. On August 12, 2012, they performed at the closing ceremony of the London Olympics.
September 20, 2012 was published the video of the single Live While We're Young, performed for the first time in public on November 1 to X Factor. The song, which has opened the sale on Sept. 28, 2012, sold in the first week some 341,000 copies, also coming directly to third in the US, the single has anticipated the release of the group's second album Take Me Home, released on Nov. 13, 2012 making his debut in the Italian, and in 32 other countries, straight to number 1 and in the first week by selling a million copies.
The second single, Little Things, was released October 29, 2012; for the US market was instead chosen the song Kiss You, released on November 16. The video of the song was released on January 7, 2013 and was later released as the third single in the other countries on February 8.
On 17 February 2013 he released the single One Way or Another (Teenage Kicks), to raise funds for the charity Comic Relief. The song is a mash-up song One Way or Another of Blondie and Teenage Kicks of The Undertones, and the video was released on February 21, 2013. On February 23 began on Take Me Home Tour, of around 120 dates in Europe, North America, Oceania and Asia, ended October 30, 2013.
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