One Direction, as you've never heard them before

They’ve sold over 12 million records, dated models and singers, have more tattoos between them than the inmates of a Soviet-era gulag – and have even had a biopic directed by the guy who got famous eating too much McDonald's.

But now we know One Direction have really made it big with their very own series of online spoof videos. In one of the latest, by SamRick, Harry sings Story of My Life like he’s swallowed Homer Simpson, Louis forgets the words, and Zayn hollers like a Furby singing into a mirror with a hairbrush.

The video (mobile users, please click here) manages to be snort-inducingly funny, while also bringing back painful memories of every single time you’ve attempted karaoke, ever.

Powered by article was written by Hannah Jane Parkinson, for on Friday 17th January 2014 18.42 Europe/London © Guardian News and Media Limited 2010


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