One Direction announced a string of their world tour dates, which begins in late April 2013, on Tuesday (October 30, 2012). The boys will jump around, sing their song at key venues across France, Italy, Belgium, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Germany, Spain and Portugal, for one month. One Direction proved they are the biggest pop band in the world as tickets for their 2013 tours of the U.K., Ireland, the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand were quickly sold out. To undertake the gruelling schedule and cope with the rigours of eight months on the road, "The X Factor" U.K. boy band One Direction - made up of Liam Payne, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson - are now forced to get fit ahead of the tour. The teen idols are facing a race to get in shape for their concerts next year after suffering a string of ailments: Liam Payne is still healing his broken toe after dropping his MacBook on it; Niall Horan has dislocated his knee a total of 14 times. Meanwhile, Zayn Malik is just a few weeks off crutches and Harry Styles’ back has been giving him problems. Only Louis Tomlinson is the fit star in the group.
Zayn Malik makes his appearance on "El Hormiguero" TV show at Vertice Studio in Madrid, Spain on Wednesday (October 31, 2012).
Liam Payne hits the stage to perform “Live While We’re Young” on the last episode in the series of X Factor Italy in Milan on Thursday night (November 1, 2012).
One Direction pose together and greet their Italian fans as they promote their new album "Take Me Home" in Milan. The British boy band just release the highly anticipated music video for their new single “Little Things” on Friday afternoon (November 2, 2012).
Liam Payne looks cute with his short haircut on “El Hormiguero.” The young heartthrob and his bandmates not only do an interview, but participate in some fun and a bunch of crazy games.
One Direction hunk Louis Tomlinson is handsome in his dark shirt on the Spanish TV show. The star also plays a massively confusing game very well that involves brightly-coloured discs and a revolving table.
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