One Direction Named MTV’s Artist of the Year

NEW YORK (AP) — They’re platinum. They’re fascinating. And now One Direction is MTV’s 2012 Artist of the Year. MTV says the fivesome is “the clear choice for the top spot” after a year that included two No. 1 albums, hits such as “What Makes You Beautiful” and a sold-out world tour. One Direction’s Louis […]

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Members of the band One Direction perform on "The X Factor" (Ray Mickshaw/FOX)

One Direction Steal Limelight on ‘X Factor’ Results Show

Was Thursday night’s “X Factor” a results show or an ongoing commercial for One Direction? The show opened with Simon Cowell’s “X Factor UK” brainchild band singing “Live While We’re Young,” which then moved into a long conversation about NFL player Drew Brees and how he did a Pepsi commercial with One Direction. And then […]

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