One Direction has grabbed the title of Global Recording Artists of 2013 soon after their latest Midnight Memories album reached the first place of US Billboard Top 200.
This has made the boy band the best recording artists in the whole world. X Factor-spawned One Direction were voted by IFPI for this best award to represent the world’s music business. One Direction, or 1D achieved the gong after the band tasted success with the sales of their single and album including downloads.
Midnight Memories is a five-piece album that is the latest 1D team and it has remained in the top at the Top 200 chart making them the first debut group to achieve number one in history with the first three albums.
Best Song Ever, their video single, has caught the attention of more than 200 million views on YouTube while Story of My Life has achieved over 100 million views, reported mirror.co.uk. Nial Horan, Irish Hunk of 1D said that it was incredible news. He also thanked all the fans for the support 1D has received.