One Direction Score US No.1 Album!
The Spice Girls previously held the record for having the highest-placed debut entry on the US countdown, when theirSimon Cowellcongratulated the boys on their "incredible achievement", adding: "They deserve it. They have the best fans in the world"
1D, who recently landed their own Nickelodeon TV show Stateside, have already bagged a Top 30 single on the Billboard 100, when What Makes You Beautiful entered the chart at No.28.
Following a performance on The Today Show, the lads are gearing up to perform on hit US TV series Saturday Night Live on 7th April.