One Direction

One Direction

The beloved British boy band has delivered some shocks to fans this year, but Directioners’ passion for them hasn’t waned one bit.

Biggest Fans, pop, EMA veterans


  • Best UK & Ireland Act

  • Best Pop

  • Biggest Fans #EMABiggestFans1D

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Video: Drag Me Down

Based in: London, UK

Members: Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson

Debut: ‘Up All Night’ (2011)

Big Break: Forming a group while competing on ‘The X Factor’ in 2010

Biggest Hit: ’What Makes You Beautiful’ (2011)

Awesome Accolade: 4 MTV VMAs, 2 BRIT Awards

EMA Wins: Best UK & Ireland/Biggest Fans/Best New Act 2012, Best Pop 2013, Best Pop/Best Live/Biggest Fans/Best UK&Ireland Act 2014

EMA Nominations: Biggest Fans 2013

Fun Fact: They hold a Guinness World Record for being the first U.K. band to see their debut album enter the U.S. chart at #1.

Why We Love Them: Energetic pop music, gorgeous vocals…and great hair.