“O2 ! You guys were incredible! Really hoped you enjoyed the show! what a great first show! Thank you guys! Round 2 in an hour!” said Niall Horan of the band’s first shows at the O2 arena.
One Direction begins their arena tour of the United Kingdom and Ireland this weekend at the O2 Arena, and the funfest runs through March where the band then heads to Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
They’ve sold over 1.6 million records, had over 100 million views on YouTube, have had two number one selling books and scored a platinum selling debut album in the UK.
Not bad for five guys who didn’t even win X-Factor, but who’s laughing now?