ANDPOP guys put their noses to test three of this year’s most anticipated celebrity perfumes: The Key by Justin Bieber, One Direction’s Our Moment and Taylor by Taylor Swift. Can you guess which scent reigns supreme? Find out!! Watch The Video!
One Direction’s 3-D concert film One Direction: This is Us pulled in an estimated $17 million over the first three days of the four-day Labor Day weekend. Measured against the non-holiday opening three-day grosses for the recent micro-genre of theatrical concert movies (most of which have been released in 3-D), that puts Niall, Zayn, Liam, Harry, and Louis smack in the middle of the pack, behind the concert films for Miley Cyrus (a.k.a. Hannah Montana), Justin Bieber, and Michael Jackson, but ahead of the films for the Jonas Brothers, Katy Perry, and the cast of Glee. (The figures are a bit worse for 1D if you factor in the per theater average, which reflects roughly how full each theater actually was.)
There are couple caveats here: It is impossible to know how many folks holding out to see One Direction: This is Us until Labor Day itself would have seen it earlier had Monday not been a holiday. And both the Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus film and the Michael Jackson film were billed as limited runs, giving fans more of an imperative to race out to see the film on its opening weekend before it left theaters. Continue reading
The singer and member of British boyband One Direction, Liam Payne , came to the defense of Justin Bieber after the paparazzo who maintains the account @stupidfamous on Twitter compared him to Justin as if it were an offense. Besides Justin, Liam and other famous face problems with the paparazzi and Liam replied angrily taunts the paparazzo. Check out: Continue reading
Justin Bieber blocks One Direction from making a return trip to No. 1 on Billboard’s Social 50 chart, as he keeps the British/Irish group at bay at No. 2 for a third straight week.
The Social 50 chart ranks the most popular artists on YouTube, Vevo, Facebook, Twitter, SoundCloud, Wikipedia, Myspace and Instagram. The chart’s methodology blends weekly additions of friends/fans/followers along with artist pageviews, song plays and reactions. Watch The Video!
INFOGRAPHIC: Justin Bieber vs One Direction.
Both JB and 1D have been breaking sales records since the announcements of their upcoming tours. The One Direction tour has sold out shows through 2013, while Justin Bieber’s 2012 “Believe” Tour sold out within an hour. The success of these young lads has not gone unnoticed but we want to know who takes the cake when it comes to Vivid Seats’ ticket sales, social statistics, and more!
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