With solo careers, engagements and babies on the way, the One Direction boys have come a long way since their days on The X Factor
After stealing the spotlight and our hearts on The X-Factor in 2010, One Direction skyrocketed to superstardom. For years, the boy band narrated the soundtrack to the story of my life, serving up four studio albums together.
But the night changes, and so do band dynamics: Zayn Malik left the group in March 2015, and Harry Styles, Liam Payne, Niall Horan and Louis Tomlinson released one more record together before announcing that they’d be taking an extended hiatus. Less than a year later, they confirmed that they were all going their separate ways for good. Here’s what the boys have been up to since.