One Direction, 'Drag Me Down' Single Review: 1D Becomes Larger Than Life


On one hand, One Direction's new single “Drag Me Down” offers the “mature” sound that the group members has been boasting about in the lead-up to their fifth studio album. If 2014's Four found the boys still dabbling in mid-70's arena-rock, this quick, 

On one hand, One Direction's new single “Drag Me Down” offers the “mature” sound that the group members has been boasting about in the lead-up to their fifth studio album. If 2014's Four found the boys still dabbling in mid-70's arena-rock, this quick, 

On one hand, One Direction's new single “Drag Me Down” offers the “mature” sound that the group members has been boasting about in the lead-up to their fifth studio album. If 2014's Four found the boys still dabbling in mid-70's arena-rock, this quick, 

Your now-quartet of boys has delivered unto you their new surprise single, “Drag Me Down,” and now it's time to do the opposite: Raise them up. Did you know, friends, that the dudes have never had a Billboard Hot 100 #1 single in the U.S.? The horror.

And amazingly, the track went to No1 on iTunes within minutes, beating all the previous records for fastest-selling new releases. As a One Direction fan pointed out in a tweet about it, “#DragMeDown is no.1 on iTunes It's been out for ONE HOUR No promo.