How old was Louis Tomlinson when he auditioned for X Factor?
The Doncaster, England, native is the oldest member of One Direction and he auditioned for “The X Factor” when he was 18. For his audition, Tomlinson performed The Plain White T’s song “Hey There Delilah” and earned a unanimous “Yes” from all of the judges.
Who found One Direction?
Nicole Scherzinger, a guest judge, and Simon Cowell have both claimed to have come up with the idea of forming the band. In 2013, Cowell said that it “took him 10 minutes to put them together as a group”. Subsequently, the group got together for two weeks to get to know each other and to practise.
Did Simon Cowell like One Direction?
The group was later signed to his record label Syco Music, but have all since left and gone their own separate ways. One Direction fans have always notoriously hated on Simon especially now after he posted about the group’s 10th anniversary.
When was the last time Harry and Louis saw each other?
When was the last time it was confirmed that Harry and Louis were together? So technically, the last time the guys were photographed together was in 2015. But in December 2016, they reunited after Louis’ mom, Johannah Deakin, tragically passed away from leukemia.
Who was the youngest in One Direction?
Louis Tomlinson is the oldest member – born 24 December 1991, while the youngest is Harry Styles who was born February 1st 1994.
Are One Direction still friends?
Louis and Niall remain good pals- hanging out backstage at a festival in Mexico they were both performing at in November 2019 and even belted out 1D tune ‘Little Black Dress’ during soundcheck- so they’re definitely safe!
What was One Direction’s original name?
USP was the name Liam Payne came up with, short for Unique Selling Point, but it was immediately rejected by the rest of the band. With USP out of the running, Harry suggested One Direction, which just happened to stick.