One Direction will reportedly receive a $77 million payday in the next six months following the release of the group’s third album. Source told The Sun: ‘They’ll each get £10million [$15.5 million]. Striking while the iron is hot is key.’ One Direction are currently on their Take Me Home world tour, which kicked off in London in February.
The band will play throughout Europe this month before jetting to Mexico, the US and Canada this summer. They will play Australia and New Zealand in September and October before closing out the trek in Japan November 3.