After months of anticipation, the time has finally come! One Direction's third studio album Midnight Memories is officially out, just in time for the holidays. First 1D Day, and now a new album? Talk about the best week ever.
To celebrate, we've rounded up 10 facts about the album that we bet will surprise Directioners. Click through to find out which tracks are each of the guys' fave and which ones they wrote, then let us know in the comments below what surprises you most. Do you plan on purchasing Midnight Memories?
One Direction recorded some of their songs in hotel rooms.
“We had to do it that way or there’d be no time," Louis explained. "We stuck the mattresses against the walls for the acoustics.”
“We’d be recording the best vocal ever — you’re thinking, ‘I’m really smashing this!’ — then there’d be a huge knock on the door and you’d get, ‘Room service!’ or ‘Housekeeping!,' Harry spilled. “We’d be, like, ‘Nooooo!’ and have to start again.”