Is One Direction breaking up?

Is One Direction breaking up?

Photo: WENN

One Direction stars Harry Styles and Niall Horan have poked fun at reports suggesting one of the boy band stars has their sights set on a solo career in the near future.

Promoting their new tour movie in New York on Saturday, the pop hunks had a little fun when they were asked about the future of the group.

Horan joked, “Actually I’m doing a rap album. The gang will be collaborating with me.”

And Styles added, “Niall’s doing a Christian rap album at the end of the year!”

They then got serious to further address the reports the quintet was set to become a quartet, at Styles stated, “The history of bands is sometimes people do leave and sometimes things happen. It’s always gonna happen anytime there’s a group, everybody’s gonna go, ‘So, who’s gonna leave? When is someone gonna leave?’ We’re far too busy and don’t have time to go off and do our own thing.”

But Horan insisted the band would not be around forever: “I’ve got really bad knees, so I don’t think I’ll be running around on stage at 60 years old I’m afraid. I’m just telling you that now. I’m confirming that I won’t be in One Direction at 60 years old! That’s as far as my career goes.”

Latest Headlines

in Local

Owner of Docked Nova Star Ferry Seeks Vessel’s Release

Nova Star Ferry 111213

The owner of the docked Nova Star ferry that ran between Portland, Maine, and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, is asking a federal court to release the vessel so it can be put to work elsewhere.

in Local

No Shopping Today In Maine


AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) Maine Attorney General Janet Mills is reminding state residents that the Pine Tree State does not allow large stores to be open on holidays such as Thanksgiving.

in Local

Another Meth Lab Found


MATTAWAMKEAG, Maine (WGAN) The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency discovered a meth lab in Mattawamkeag.

in Local

Woman Shoots Friend While Trying to Kill Coyote


LIMERICK, Maine (WGAN) Tuesday Debra Baptista of Limerick saw a coyote in her backyard, sizing up her two small dogs for lunch.

in Local

Woman With Late-Stage Cancer To Get Medical Marijuana Card

GENERIC Marijuana-3

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) New Hampshire health officials have approved a lung cancer patient's application for an identification card that will allow her to buy medical marijuana in Maine.


  • 5h
  • 9h
  • 9h
  • 15h
  • 28h
  • 30h
  • 49h