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It's the next best thing to the real band (sort of). Here's the cast of the One Direction musical At least Zayn and Perrie's split hasn't derailed things. 1D's Liam Payne may write for Little Mix Live review: Foursome's final leg fails to go out with a bang. One Direction: Tech hitch blights show Harry Styles became a stand-up while the sound desk console rebooted. One Direction forced to stop show twice The long-haired Lothario's humour was as bright as his pink and white spotted shirt. 1D's Harry steals the show at Apple Music gig "I want to make great music that people want to listen to." Liam Payne wants to write solo hits for 1D The band wish Horan many happy returns at a show in Massachusetts on Saturday. One Direction sing Happy Birthday to Niall "Katy Perry's off at the moment. No one's crying." Nick Grimshaw says 1D are exhausted Rihanna's rat tail can't be unseen. 13 of the most shocking celeb hair makeovers "It's funny, I thought people appreciated honesty these days," Liam tweeted. Liam Payne defends his Attitude interview The One Direction singer takes over from last year's winner Tom Daley. Liam Payne voted Sexiest Man of the Year Niall Horan hopes President Obama takes a look. Watch One Direction fans' inspiring video A homecoming-of-sorts may be just what the boys need before taking their well-earned break. Cowell wants One Direction send-off on X Factor Singer says she'd also love to collaborate with Snoop Dogg and Mark Ronson. Jess Glynne would work with 1D's Niall The X Factor boss says that there's no "master plan" for when the group will reunite. Cowell breaks silence on 1D 'hiatus' Hollywood, The X Factor and becoming a pool cleaner may well beckon. What will One Direction do next? 5 years since their start, ranking the songs that made them a global phenomenon. 15 best - and worst - One Direction hits "I am not making any jokes about the One Direction split. That's what makes me beautiful." 1D split: Funniest Twitter reactions Harry Styles, Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan are reportedly going in different directions next year. One Direction 'to split up in March' Just in case you thought they'd already gone stratospheric. 1D reach for the stars in new video The singer is sorry for any offence as he is "just here to make people smile". 1D Liam denies 'ridiculous' homophobia claim "Well obviously I was a bit shocked, but he's taken super well to it." Liam Payne was shocked by 1D baby news "He's got a great voice and he's a very talented young man," Liam Payne says. 1D's Liam "excited" for Zayn's solo material The verdict we've all been waiting for is here. What does Zayn think of the new 1D single? Less than 24 hours after releasing their surprise new single, the boys play it live for fans in Indianapolis. One Direction perform 'Drag Me Down' live They may have taken a hit with the exit of Zayn, but One Direction are far from down and out. One Direction's new single reviewed ★★★ The boyband achieve their most successful global single launch to date. 1D top 82 charts with surprise single Just two days after Zayn Malik signs a solo deal with RCA, his former band surprise us all with new release 'Drag Me Down'. One Direction drop surprise new single Feuds, leaks and 'One Chance To Dance': Chronicle Zayn's turbulent time breaking free from One Direction. Zayn explained: From 1D star to solo deal Some took it well. Others, not so much... Zayn signs his solo deal: Twitter reacts The duo exchange friendly Twitter messages to mark the historic occasion. Zayn Malik celebrates 1D's anniversary "We won't be going anywhere for a while," says Liam Payne. 1D are too busy to take a break any time soon Liam Payne opens up about Zayn Malik's departure from One Direction. Zayn left 1D to spend time with Perrie One Direction scoop the Top Duo/Group trophy at this year's Billboard Music Awards. 1D share Billboard win with "brother Zayn" How did Corden's Angels fare when they came up against the Ball Busters? Watch 1D and James Corden's Dodgeball skit Louis says it's now "all good in the hood" following his clash with Malik on Twitter. One Direction were a bit angry with Zayn Noel Gallagher's response is still pending... One Direction's new album will sound like Oasis The One Direction boss says Malik had told him he wanted to leave the band before. Cowell knew Zayn's 1D exit was coming The band members say the last few weeks have "been the toughest" in 1D history. 1D give first interview since Zayn split The band will continue as a four-piece following news of Zayn's departure on Wednesday. One Direction members speak out on Twitter