Take Me Home Album Art Released

One Direction have released the artwork for their new album, 'Take Me Home', which features the boys playing around with a traditional red British phone box.

One Direction have released the artwork for their new album.

The boy band - made up of Harry Styles, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne and Zayn Malik - will release second LP 'Take Me Home' in November and the cover features them playing around with a traditional red British phone box.

'Take Me Home' sees One Direction collaborating with a huge array of writers and producers and as well as reuniting with the likes of Rami Yacoub & Carl Falk and Savan Kotecha, Ed Sheeran and McFly's Tom Fletcher, the record also features input from Dr Luke, Shellback and Toby Gad.

The boys are very excited about the album and Liam tweeted: ''So pleased to tell you that our new album is called ''take me home'' can't wait for you to hear it! More news soooon! #takemehome (sic)''

The first single from the album 'Live While We're Young' will premiere on radio stations worldwide on Monday 24 September.

It will be released on 30 September in the UK and 1 October in the USA and Canada and has already been released via pre-order last week and it immediately became the fastest selling pre-order single in history.

The Album is released November 12th in the UK, and 13th in the USA.

One Direction Announce Brand New Single

One Direction have announced the title of their new single.

The boyband will release ‘Live While We’re Young’ on September 30 as the lead track from their upcoming second studio album due in November

In a message posted on Twitter, the group explained the track will be available to pre-order on iTunes from midnight tonight (August 24), but its release date remains unannounced.

“We want to say a massive thank you to you guys because we wouldn’t be where we are today without you,” Louis Tomlinson added.

‘Live While We’re Young’ was co-written by Savan Kotecha, Rami Yacoub and Carl Falk who penned their global hit ‘What Makes You Beautiful’.

One Direction’s second studio album is expected to be released in November 2012.

It will serve as the follow-up to their 2011 debut Up All Night, which reached number two in the UK and number one on the US Billboard 200.

One Direction’s Niall Horan Teases ‘Absolutely Cracking’ New Song

One Direction‘s Niall Horan has spoken about the band’s second album.

The singer told MTV News that the group have already been recording tracks for the follow-up to their hugely successful debut album Up All Night.

He explained: “When we came back from Australia, we had a couple of weeks off and then we went straight into the studio to get cracking on the next album. We wrote an absolutely cracking song that we’re all kind of very excited about.”

Horan said that the group were finding time to record during days off from their US tour and would be spending July and August “getting the album done”.

The 18-year-old continued: “We’ve got to make a decision for a single soon, because we have to get a single out towards September… We want to have the most control that we possibly can of everything that we do.”

One Direction are currently wrapping up their US tour.