Contact Us

One Direction Announces Opening Act for Their World Tour

One Direction
Kevin Kane, Getty Images

Get ready for a double dose of boy band! Aussie up and comers 5 Seconds of Summer will be opening for One Direction on their upcoming 110-city world tour! These boys are in for a treat. Screaming girls and hanging with the guys of 1D? Sounds like a sweet deal to us!

So how did 5 Seconds of Summer get this gig of a lifetime? They were discovered on YouTube by 1D’s Louis Tomlinson! Shortly after 5SOS moved their operation to London to record their debut album and subsequently struck up a friendship with One Direction. The two boy bands kicked it in the studio and even had an impromptu soccer match. (One Direction won 15-2.)

Talk about a lucky break! The guys will play to their biggest audiences to date starting on Feb. 23 at London’s O2 Arena. Here’s to a great tour!

Next: See One Direction As Old Men!

Watch 5 Seconds of Summer ‘Out of My Limit’ Video

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Best of PopCrush

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://popcrush.com using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Register on PopCrush quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Register on PopCrush quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!