By Joseph R. Atilano
Not since the heyday of “New Kids On The Block”, “Backstreet Boys” and “N’SYNC” has there have been such a renewed interest and clamor to once more look for the definitive boy-band. Now, we have “One Direction” to fill out the ranks—unaminously declared by numerous critics, voting polls and of course, the fans, to be the number one boy-band today. Girls, and even some guys, have been going bonkers over these five British chaps.
By Totel V. de Jesus
After dating for only two months, international singing sensation Taylor Swift breaks up with boyfriend Harry Styles, one of the singers of boy-band One Direction, said a report from New York Daily News.
They’re platinum. They’re fascinating. And now One Direction is MTV’s 2012 Artist of the Year.
One Direction’s “Take Me Home” is the taking the boys to the top of the charts — and to new heights.
By Mesfin Fekadu
One Direction is Pepsi’s newest pop star. The soda company is partnering with the British boy band and National Football League star Drew Brees for an ad that will debut this week. The clip shows One Direction and Brees in a head-to-head competition for a can of Pepsi. Brees also performs with the group. It’s part of Pepsi’s “Live for Now” campaign, which has also featured Nicki Minaj and Katy Perry.
By Pocholo Concepcion
One Direction, the current hottest boy band worldwide, has signed up to endorse Filipino clothing brand, Penshoppe, a source privy to the deal told the INQUIRER Sunday.