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MTV VMAs 2012: One Direction Perform 'One Thing'

September 7, 2012 (3:12 am) GMT
The British-Irish boyband celebrate their double victory at the MTV Video Music Awards by performing one of their hit singles.

Much-hyped boyband did not disappoint as the fans gathering around the stage of MTV Video Music Awards swooned and reached out for the boys at what they called their best performance so far. , , , and catered the crowd with their hit song, "One Thing".

The boys delivered an energetic performance, leading the screaming fans to dance and jump in their seats. Celebrity guests that included , and were all smiles as they watched the boys and sang along with them. Their performance ended after they stepped onto a platform and were raised a few feet above the floor.

Before their performance, the boys took the stage to collect Best Pop Video award for a music video of their smash hit "What Makes You Beautiful". The gong was presented to them by no other than the "Teenage Dream" singer and the ex-wife of , Katy.

The British group put together by for "" seventh season collected a total of two prizes. At the live show, they additionally won Best Pop Video and Best New Artist awards. They also grabbed Most Share Worthy Video for the same song "What makes You Beautiful" during the pre show.

Other big winners include three controversial recording artists who were rumored to have been involved in a love triangle of some sort. bagged Best Hip Hop Video, collected Best Male Video, and got Video of the Year for her "We Found Love" visuals.



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