One Direction People's Choice Awards 2013

The heartthrob British boy band lost out to The Wanted for Favorite Breakout Artist but they did win for Favorite Song. One Direction won for their ever-catchy song "What Makes You Beautiful." 

Surely there will be a few angry One Direction fans who will say they were robbed the Breakout Artist prize, but luckily they can play "What Makes You Beautiful" to their hearts content. 

There are still more awards to come so stay tuned to our live blog for the rest of the evenings prizes. 


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Elena Sheppard

Elena is the Arts & Entertainment Editor at Mic. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Salon, Time Out New York, The New York Times Upfront, ABC News, and various travel publications. She is also a Princeton alum, a former Thailand resident, and a Brooklyn native.

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