One Direction the boy band who took part in last years X Factor have got to number one in the UK Top 40 with their debut single What Makes You Beautiful.
The young boy band whose average age is just 18 got the highest first week sales of the year by selling 153,000 copies of their single in the first week of release.
One Direction only came 3rd in the X Factor last year, but they were unique in that band entered the comp as solo artists. The boyband was put together by Simon Cowell as a group. One Direction are Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan, Harry Styles and Zayn Malik. Simon Cowell created them and he has now added them to his record label.
Simon Cowell believes in the band saying
“You’re going to see an explosion happen here the likes of which we haven’t seen since Take That”.