Boy band One Direction celebrated its six-year anniversary on July 23 and the hashtag #6yearsof1D trended on Twitter. The band, comprising Louis Tomlinson, Harry Styles, Niall Horan and Liam Payne, expressed its gratitude toward fans with heartwarming messages, reported Female First.
Tomlinson said in a video shared on One Direction’s account, “I just wanted to film a little message to say thank you because you guys are incredible. Your continued support is remarkable, really, and every single one of you had a hand in changing our lives. I hope you’re as proud as we are.”
He followed it up, “Read so many amazing tweets from you guys ! Thanks for sharing the memories with us .. Here’s to many more.” Style wrote, “Six years. I have no idea how to say thank you for all your support. For everything you are, and everything you’ve done, thank you. H.”
Niall posted, “6 years. wow ! As Louis touched in his message , each one of you have played in a part in changinglives… You are the best fans in the world as you know. Thank you so much for everything so far.” Payne, who recently announced his solo record deal with Capitol Records, wrote, “Very late to the party but wow six years of us!! still so many more to come I’ve never been part of something so amazing.”
One Direction launched a Spotify party on Saturday, playing all of its songs from Up All Night to Made in the AM albums.
— One Direction (@onedirection) July 23, 2016
Very late to the party but wow six years of us!! still so many more to come I’ve never been part of something so amazing
— Liam (@Real_Liam_Payne) July 24, 2016