"Obviously we’ve earned a great living from the band, so I know I’m very lucky in that sense, but there’s absolutely no reason why it should change who you are. I wouldn’t say I was the flashest person in the world. I’ve a car and a nice house, but I’d say I’ve fairly simple tastes after that. I’m not about to splash the cash and make a fool of myself. Besides, I’d do this job for a tenner, so I would."
So, how’s 2012 been for One Direction?
Awards won (abc): ARIA Music Awards - Best International Artist / Bambi Awards - Pop International / BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards - Best British Album, Best British Music Act, Best British Single / BRIT Awards - Best British Single / JIM Awards - Best Newcomer (International) / MTV Europe Music Awards - Best New Act, Best UK & Ireland Act, Biggest Fans / MTV Video Music Awards Brazil - International Artist / MTV Video Music Awards - Best New Artist, Best Pop Video, Most Share-Worthy Video / Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards Argentina - Favourite Song / Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards Brazil - Favourite International Artist / Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards Mexico - International Artist, Favourite Song / Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards UK - Favourite UK Band, Favourite UK Newcomer / NME Awards - Best Band / Teen Choice Awards - Choice Music: Breakout Group, Choice Summer Music Star: Group, Choice Music: Love Song / Telehit Awards - Most Popular Artist, Best International Pop Group, Song of Public / UK Music Video Awards - People’s Choice / 4Music Video Honours - Best Group. Performed at: The 2012 Olympic Games closing ceremony in London, The Royal Variety Performance in The Royal Albert Hall in London and Madison Square Garden in New York (twice). Sold albums: Up All Night with 3.6 million copies worldwide. As to date, Take Me Home has sold over 2.8 million copies worldwide.