Some One Direction followers are devastated after Louis Tomlinson referred to his function within the band utilizing the previous tense on The X-Factor on Saturday evening (Oct. 20).
As Tomlinson helped contestant Brendan Murray put together for his first X-Factor present, Murray admitted to Tomlinson that he joined a boy band at 16 and was disenchanted that they did not grow to be profitable.
“I get it,” Tomlinson responded. “I was in a band. You wish to transfer on from it.”
Tomlinson’s allusion to the truth that the band’s supposed hiatus is perhaps much more everlasting than One Direction followers thought despatched them right into a frenzy on Twitter.
The X-Factor fashioned One Direction in 2010, and despatched them skyrocketing to fame. The band went on hiatus after their final efficiency in December 2015, with Tomlinson, Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Zayn Malik all happening to pursue solo careers. However, the band by no means dominated out getting collectively once more in some unspecified time in the future sooner or later. Even Tomlinson’s Twitter bio nonetheless reads, “1/four of One Direction.”
Check out Tomlinson's X-Factor remark and some reactions from Directioners beneath.