And then we created this beautiful image to commemorate this quite frankly brilliant idea.
Now some of you may remember that afterward that we said that they could be the biggest boyband in the world apart from Blazin’ Squad.
And do you want to know something? Niall Horan totally agrees.
For your information, this is Blazin’ Squad, back in the day, when lads could stand in big groups and wear chains while still cracking a smile. Innit.
Speaking recently to Digital Spy, who ran the idea of One Direction and The Wanted uniting, Niall said:
‘It would be just like Blazin’ Squad! See you at the crossroads, crossroads, crossroads! That was a tune. It would be funny to see that, but we’ll see what happens.’
Just in case some of you are unaware of the brilliance of Blazin’ Squad, here’s them singing their smash hit Crossroads:
We’re sure you’ll agree, it’s just a brilliant song.
And now there is only one thing left for us to do, and that is introduce to you One Blazin’ Wanted. This is what they're going to look like when they unite as one.
We would love to bump into all of them at the crossroads, crossroads, crossroads.