But while Niall and Harry have fresh record deals to count on, Cheryl's main squeeze has no choice but to resort to social media to promote his own music!Well, that's exactly what he did very early Thursday morning when he suspiciously favourited a hopeful tweet from a fan, reading: Directioners never say die!Ever since One Direction first went on hiatus back in March, fans have been holding onto hope that a reunion would soon be coming.
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That's because for some reason or other, the band's website added a "future events" tab to its tour page — and 1D fans went totally ballistic!
The possibility that Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne, and Niall Horan would be performing sometime in the near future was enough to send fans into hyperdrive, generating the hashtag #This Is Not The End Of One Direction.
Unfortunately, the excitement was short lived as the mysterious tab was removed from the website shortly after it appeared. Whether it was an honest mistake, a tease from 1D management, or just Simon Cowell being a troll… Ch-ch-check out the best Twitter reactions to the fake announcement (below)!
Here's one more star taking full advantage of Instagram's new comment filtering feature!
Louis Tomlinson, who is reportedly on the outs with One Direction mate Harry Styles, is NOT here for fans still shipping them as a couple on his IG page.
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In case you didn't follow him back in 2012, he once tweeted about much he hated people wanting them to be together, saying: Well, it's been revealed the 24-year-old ended up blocking the keyword "Larry" (their imaginary couple name) from his comments, but leave it to the 1D fans to figure out a way around it! The industry vet dished: Liam Payne has his fans going wild!
The One Direction star has earned himself the status as the 'player' of the band after being linked with a string of celebs from catwalk model Cara Delevingne to reality telly types such as Made in Chelsea's Caggie Dunlop and popstars including Rita Ora and Taylor Swift.