The members of One Direction are young, but they’ve already made enough money to retire. One Direction made $200 million in the two years since they competed on The X Factor!
Simon Cowell is responsible for putting these kids together.
The the band’s revenue comes from songs, publishing, discs, DVDs, merchandising and endorsements. The popular group also just inked a new deal with Pepsi and will be embarking on a world tour next year.