Directioners can breathe a sigh of relief.
For the record, One Direction is staying together.
“We’re making our record at the minute, we’re going on more tours, we’re coming out to the states in July – we’re looking forward to it, it’s all good.”
Added Harry Styles: “We just try bigger and better than the last one, try to make sure everyone has a good time.”
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Indeed, when they picked up the first award of the night – Top Duo/Group – Payne ended their speech with a sweet shout-out to their former bandmate.
“There’s one more person to share this with,” he said from the stage, “that’s our brother Zayn.”