Popular British boy band One Direction has passed rock band Metallica's ticket sales record at the Sydney's Allphones Arena in Australia. One Direction has sold almost 82000 tickets to their 7 concerts at Sydney arena. On the other hand, Metallica had sold just less than 75000 tickets at the very same venue during their tour in the year 2010.
Each One Direction member was handed with a Gold Microphone as a prize and a plaque was kept in Sydney Olympic Park city district to mark this achievement.
Guy Ngata, the Allphones Arena General Manager told that Epic and extraordinary are words very commonly utilized these days. One Direction's campaign of 7 events at the Allphones Arena was outstanding with 81542 fans screaming fans throughout 6 perfect October days would be something tough to ever repeat let alone break.
One Direction fans have flooded social mediums like Twitter and Facebook with the news that band member Niall Horan has landed in Melbourne for a holiday. A snap of the ‘dreamy’ Irish English band was uploaded on Twitter on Monday night, with Niall Horan apparently clicked by a fan at the customs of the Melbourne Airport.
There is guess that Niall Horan is in Australia visiting family when the rest of the band members takes a break from their busy schedule. Niall Horan’s fans have been adding the hashtag, #NiallisinMelbourne, to report about his whereabouts and they are also sending him well wishes. .
Another Horan fan has also caught a 2nd sight. The fan named Chris told his Twitter followers that he ran into the UK boy band star and also shook his hand on Monday. His tweet said: "Niall is in Melbourne and I just saw him in the city!! Everyone was freaking out!! Shook his hand. Nice guy,"
It was quite a week for the boys of One Direction. Not just did they snatched home the award for Song of the Summer at the MTV Video Music Awards, but their film is hitting the silver screen on 30th August.
There is just one direction that people would head for in the coming weekend, and that was to the nearby film theaters. This is not just a way to watch One Direction boy band on 3D, but it is suggested that their fans would be really happy to see their favorite boy’s stories jump off the screen.
It is no surprise that One Direction puts on a great event in concert, but that does not always come out in a great documentary. However, in this case, One Direction delivered.
It was fully a sold out event, but there was no applause on Wednesday night at the Bridgestone Arena, but screaming got louder and louder for UK boy band One Direction. This was One Direction's second ever concert in Nashville. All their rooters, exclusively female (most of them were teenagers were very busy in frantically cheering for the attention of their loved band member. Some of them even borrowed mom's mobile handsets to click the snaps of the band members.
The 'Little Things' singer Harry Styles tells that he still could not get used to the amount of love and attention he gets from his rooters and the media. The singer has denied the claims that he has turned into a sex symbol since he hit the spotlight with the UK boy band One direction. The 'Kiss You' star was questioned regarding the huge amount of love and attention he gets from his loving rooters and most of which are female fans, but Harry told that he is not a sex symbol at all.
While speaking to a leading magazine earlier this week, he told that he really does not thinks that he could ever get used to any amount of attention he receives. He added that he is not a sex symbol, definitely not.