One Direction

The Brit List: Five Recent British Hits, Covered By YouTubers

Last week I had a bit of a moment getting grumpy about the gentrification of pop music, with particular reference to deliberately minimal and maudlin cover versions of old hits for the sake of advertisers. But that doesn’t mean …

Rich Brits Under 30

The UK’s Heat magazine has compiled a list of the ten richest Brits under 30. Oh, to be young, rich and British. Daniel Radcliffe, of infamous Harry Potter fame, tops the list pulling in an estimated £53.

1D’s Harry Styles Reveals New Tattoos

Harry Styles, the fresh faced boy bander, appears to be on some kind of tattoo bender. It’s said that tattoos can be addictive.

One Direction Wins ‘Best UK and Ireland Act’ for EMAs

One Direction has won the Best UK and Ireland Act award for the MTV European Music Awards (EMAs) … that’s quite a feat with the show not having even aired yet. The advance win is due to the public voting for the boy band as …

Summer of London: John Barrowman Picks His Favorite One Direction Member!

In the latest installment of our “Brit List: Summer of London” series, we twist Torchwood star John Barrowman‘s arm and get him to pick his favorite member of that newest British import One Direction, the Simon …

The Brit List: Five Great British Talent Show Contestants

A brief admission, so that you know my heart is pure. I don’t like TV talent shows.

Today’s UK Twitter Trends (Apr. 5): One Direction, Jools Holland

Musicians are trending today on Twitter in the UK — on the one hand, the young band members of a teen sensation, and on the other, a seasoned veteran.