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'Best Song Ever,' One Direction's new music video: Watch

One Direction on stage at the Nikon Theater

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On One Direction’s current tour, it became clear that they were more of a rock band that didn’t play instruments than a group in the traditional boy band mold. “Best Song Ever” (Columbia), from the soundtrack of their upcoming documentary “This Is Us,” moves further down that road. Filled with more guitars and a recurring yelp that may be another nod to The Clash, “Best Song Ever” is undeniably...

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Hunter Hayes, Bruno Mars, Les Nubians and more new videos

Hunter Hayes at the Wonderwall portrait studio during

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Hunter Hayes leads a slate of country stars into Pennysaver Amphitheater on Friday.

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HUNTER HAYES, “I Want Crazy.” At Pennysaver Amphithea-ter...

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One Direction storms into Jones Beach

From left, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne, Harry Styles,

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Never underestimate the power of catchy pop songs, cute boys and teenage hormones.

That combination was far more responsible for turning One Direction's two-hour show Friday night -- the first of two sold-out ones at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater -- into something extraordinary than the U.K. sensations themselves.

Granted, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson...

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