One Direction to be named as Britain’s wealthiest boy band worth £25 million, according to Sunday Times Rich List. Take Me Home, made them the first act in two decades to have two of the year’s best-selling albums, with total sales of three million copies.
The 60 sell-out shows they played in 2012 also raked in £11.8million. The boys will feature in a second Rich List league table for leading charity donors. Their Comic Relief single One Way or Another (Teenage Kicks) has shot to the top of the charts in 60 countries and hit 330,000 sales in the UK alone.