One Direction Wins First Brit Award! (PHOTOS)

Amanda Hasaka / February 21, 2012

1D & BTR!
The bands meet before touring together.
Huge congrats to British boy band One Direction — these fellas just picked up their very first Brit Award!

Niall HoranZayn MalikLiam PayneHarry Styles and Louis Tomlinson were all on hand at the O2 arena in London on Tuesday night where the Brit Awards were held, and won Best British Single for their hit song, “What Makes You Beautiful.” The Brit Awards (which is England’s version of the Grammys) boasted a number of A-List talent including Adele and Rihanna.

Not bad for their first single!

Celebuzz recently caught up with Big Time Rush, and chatted with them about 1D, who will be joining them on their “Better With U” tour later this month. Check out what Kendall Schmidt and Carlos Pena had to say below!

If you haven’t already, take a listen to their (now) award-winning single, “What Makes You Beautiful” below, which is now available on iTunes! “What Makes You Beautiful” has already sold over 131,000 singles after being released on iTunes just one week ago — pretty crazy! Also, set your DVRs, because the boys will be stopping by Today in NYC on March 12 where they will make their US television debut.