Manufactured boy band have gone down well in America

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You’ve got to hand it to them, the boys have done good.

One Direction really are going from teeny bop flash-in-a-pan boy band to mega phenomenal global superstar group.

Ah… you’ve got to love the Syco machine. Simon Cowell’s manufactured pop creation have been dominating the headlines again this week – and not just here in the UK.

They’ve absolutely gone down a storm in the US and this week hopped on a transatlantic flight to the Big Apple where they were going to perform at none other than Madison Square Gardens.

This is a huge deal. The Garden is probably the biggest and most notable venue for any performer.

Could these lads be global stars? I think they could.

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