Earlier this year, One Direction's debut album Up All Night debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart and is currently the top selling debut of 2012.
Now the young UK act is scheduled to put out its second album Take Me Home on Nov. 13.
The lads once again teamed with Rami Yacoub, Carl Falk, Savan Kotecha, Ed Sheeran and McFly’s Tom Fletcher. Other collaborators include Dr. Luke, Shellback and Toby Gad.
Lead single “Live While We're Young” will premiere on radio stations worldwide on Sept. 24 and can be heard at 9 a.m. PST in the US. Then the single will be released digitally Oct. 1 in the U.S. round the world the pre-order for the single became the fastest selling pre-order single in history, hitting No. 1 in over 50 countries within hours of it going on sale.
In Spring 2013, One Direction will begin their sold out world tour in the UK, which includes nine shows at London’s O2 Arena. The US leg kicks off in Ft. Lauderdale, FL on June 13, 2013.