NME reports, Niall Horan has revealed that One Direction‘s first ever concert was “a complete disaster.”
The group, featuring Horan, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne and Zayn Malik came third during the 2010 season of X Factor.
September 2011 saw them release first single ‘What Makes You Beautiful’ with the band making their live debut at Watford Colosseum in London on December 18, 2011. You can see a clip of the show below.
Horan says that the show was the worst night of his life, telling the BBC: “I never want to talk about that gig again. Worst night of my life. The worst One Direction show ever. We’ve refused to talk about it ever since… It was a disaster. We were just a joke.
“Anything we rehearsed just went out the window,” he added. “It was our first ever gig and we just didn’t know what the (expletive) was going on.