One Direction set for royal show

One Direction

Chart-toppers One Direction are to perform to the Queen after being added to the bill for the Royal Variety Performance.

The boy band, including Zayn Malik from Bradford and Louis Tomlinson from Doncaster will join performers such as Robbie Williams, Kylie Minogue and Girls Aloud at the event, hosted by David Walliams.

One Direction, who conquered the US this year, will perform their forthcoming single Little Things which was written by Ed Sheeran.

The Queen will be accompanied by the Duke of Edinburgh for the 100th anniversary of the event at the Royal Albert Hall on November 19.

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