'Best Song Ever' review: One Direction is catchy
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On One Direction's current tour, it became clear that it was 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 catchy, while still markedly more grown-up-sounding than anything they've done so far. It seems One Direction knows where it's heading.