Well, it's official: Boy bands are back.

After the hysteria over groups like NSync and The Backstreet Boys died down over the past many years, the break is apparently over.

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The hottest new boy band? One Direction! And they were mobbed as they performed on the Today show this morning in NYC's Rockefeller Center.

Discovered by Simon Cowell on The X Factor UK as individual artists and then put into a group, the boys of One Direction, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Style and Louis Tomlinson, have been storming the international charts. 

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Now as The Beatles once did, it is time for them to storm America. Their album Up All Night hits stores tomorrow and is expected to top the charts. 

One Direction is currently opening for Big Time Rush on tour.

Are you an One Direction fan? Check out a clip of their performance, below: 

 

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