One Direction (1D) are an English-Irish boy band consisting of five teenage members (Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson). They've been touring the United States since February 24, 2012, but they have no plans on visiting Hawaii. Their last scheduled stop in the United States is Los Angeles, California on August 10, 2013.
A number of Twitter members has been campaigning for 1D to come to Hawaii. Here's just a few of those members:
That's some serious fangirl power. If you'd like to see your "Hawaii / HI / 808" based "1D" Twitter account added to the list above, be sure to post a link to your account in the comments below.
If you've never heard of 1D, or just didn't pay attention to their songs, here's the official music video for their most popular song (over 280 million views) titled "What Makes You Beautiful:"
I'm not a fan of 1D, but I would welcome them to Hawaii. It's always nice to see an event that can boost our economy; for example, the 2012 NFL Pro Bowl generated more than $25 million for Hawaii’s economy.