One Direction, ‘We Are Very Mischievous’


One Direction Mirror chat. Zayn: ‘We’re five normal lads & we are not ­massively ripped, we don’t have amazing bodies and we freely admit we can’t dance. We had a girl who flew from Australia to America on her birthday just to meet us at the airport. Now that’s utter dedication. It’s unbelievable really.’

Niall: ‘You start to recognise the same girls because they turn up ­wherever we are, although there have been a few new ones recently. I’ve noticed a load from France. Maybe it’s their school holidays or something. ..We like doing the same things as them. You know, just mucking around and having a laugh.

We’re not going to be doing ­massively choreographed dance routines and start walking around doing air grabs and all that other cheesy stuff. That’s going to make it easier for normal kids to relate to us as most people can’t dance and most people aren’t really muscly.‘ Louis: The worst thing anyone could say to us is that our songs are cheesy because the way we act as a group is far from cheesy, we are very mischievous. Most of my mates and me would usually go

out in indie bars and we never normally like ­mainstream music at all. But they have heard the new single and they said, ‘oh, I really like your song’, which is a real compliment. And If you look at someone like Olly Murs his target audience would be girls. But someone like Robbie ­Williams ­appealed to everyone. He’s a bit of a lad and he has written amazing songs so no matter who you are..’re going to have a good time listening. That’s the kind of idea we’ve had for our album. We know we are ­living the dream, I don’t know if it will ever properly sink in. It’s such a dramatic change from what our lives were before and I can’t see it ever getting normal.

When we go home to see friends, we are around people who aren’t living the same life as us, so it’s still weird. But if any of us does start to take themselves a bit too seriously they’ll be getting a slap from the rest of the band to keep him in check.’

One Direction.. on themselves

Harry styles 17,from Cheshire

LIKES: Laser Quest, Frankie from The Saturdays, impressing girls with his trademark curly locks

DISLIKES: Rollercoasters, olives, swearing

MOST LIKELY TO: Be the next Robbie Williams, say exactly what he thinks on live TV

LEAST LIKELY TO: Straighten his hair

FAVOURITE COLOUR: Pink (like his boxers)

Zayn Malik 18, from Bradford

LIKES: Dancing, scary movies, new trainers, piercings, Megan Fox

DISLIKES: Open water(he can’t swim), sandwich crusts, pyjamas

MOST LIKELY TO: Pout in a photoshoot, challenge you to a dance-off

LEAST LIKELY TO: Spell-check tweets, keep relationships with female singers a secret


Louis tomlinson 19,from Doncaster

LIKES: Girls who banter,Jeremy Kyle,sunbathing,Yorkshiretea, Emma Watson, silly voices

DISLIKES: Being unable to tweet on a plane, smoking, being pale

MOST LIKELY TO: Host a chatshow, become a comedian, play a practical joke

LEAST LIKELY TO: Be serious in an interview


Liam Payne 18, from Wolverhampton

LIKES: Aftershave, surprises, having a pint with his dad, singing in the shower

DISLIKES: Spoons (he used to have to drink jelly and cereal out of mugs), flying, nasty tweets

MOST LIKELY TO: Ask a girl out by singing

LEAST LIKELY TO: Be rude to someone

FAVOURITE COLOUR: Blue (he loves denim)

Niall Horan 17, Westmeath, irelandå

LIKES: Football, Cheryl Cole, Spanish girls with nice smiles

DISLIKES: Clowns, cheesychat-ups, going too long without food

MOST LIKELY TO: MakeSimon Cowell feel old by calling him “Uncle Si”

LEAST LIKELY TO: Tw eet about rugby, dye his signature blond tresses dark

FAVOURITE COLOUR: Ye llow (like his hair)

  • Saywhat.not

    my sweeeeeties!

  • Saywhat.not

    yey! zayn likes scary movies like mewoooho

  • Boo-Bear Vibes

    Grease said:
    I don’t like them at all. In fact, I think they’re fake.

    I might just be being biased, but from what I see they don’t seem fake at all. Especially in interviews, they seem like normal guys, not programmed like most celebrities.

  • Peekaboo

    um what ever…

  • UKnowULuvMe

    I don’t think like their music…I don’t think they’ll be a success in the US and if they are I don’t think they’ll last long. They may be popular in the UK, but I don’t know about here.But hey, I could be wrong. What do I know about popular music. Most of the music I enjoy isn’t popular.

  • fanboy

    The dudes of Good Charlotte say “Alright, Cool Yeah” GCTV

  • LeaveMeTheFuckAlone

    loveee them! i wanted to watch the live chat, but it started while i was at school :( then when I got home, there were like 3 min of the chat left, & i couldn’t even watch cuz the 1D fans had crashed the site! -__-

  • Ranii

    hu Zayn doesn’t like to dance!

  • memi trumps sel


  • springstrawberry

    Lol I don’t get all the hate. They seem like nice guys, and they’re talented, have you actually heard them singing on XFactor ? Gosh, it’s crazy how on OceanUp people like to complain and criticize ALL THE TIME !

  • SpreadYourWingsAndFlyAway

    I couldn’t care less about them.
    Is anyone on?

  • JustinBieberWarrior

    i like them but their new song sux!

  • LeaveMeTheFuckAlone

    Ranii said:

    hu Zayn doesn’t like to dance!
    that’s wht i thought too. he hated dancing when he was on the X Factor….guess he’s grown to like it now?

  • weirdo


  • springstrawberry

    LeaveMeTheFuckAlone said:

    Ranii said:

    hu Zayn doesn’t like to dance!
    that’s wht i thought too. he hated dancing when he was on the X Factor….guess he’s grown to like it now?


    Well he started taking class with Liam after being on X-Factor, so I guess he enjoyed it !

  • Grease

    I don’t like them at all. In fact, I think they’re fake.

  • iamruth

    there likes and dislikes are pretty original.

  • Psych-o.

    -applauds- Good for you….

  • BeautifulChaos


    bye bue bieber fever gues teese guys r the next boy band -__-

  • peacelovehearts

    As long as boy bands come back, i really dgaf.

  • Demi Lovato.

    I’m so tired of One Direction. Seriously you don’t have anything better to post or.. ? :/

  • Truthurts

    They’re cute. And full of en energy and they seem down to earth and real. I think they will go far if they keep this attitude.

  • doldol


    bye bue bieber fever gues teese guys r the next boy band -__-
    ITA!!! it’s such a shame that ppl like whatever is catchy and who ever is cute or good looking -_-

  • doldol

    is anyone here or…?