Simon Cowell upset Directioners when he hinted that he was worried about One Direction, but their mentor insists that they haven't forgotten their roots. He says that, despite their insane level of fame, they were still so excited to be on X Factor when they performed during the most recent finale.
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"When you saw the 1D guys come over, they are genuinely excited for [winner Ben Haenow] and it says a lot about them and that they enjoyed the show and haven’t forgotten their roots," he told Metro.
Of course, we're not surprised that the band is totally down-to-earth. Harry Styles even recently comforted a fan having a panic attack — and isn't immune to his own fangirl moments too.
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