One Direction parted ways in 2016, with every member of the group releasing solo singles by 2017. Part of the reason for this came when Zayn Malik, one of the band members, left the group in March 2015. The band continued as a four-piece and performed incredibly well despite the number of band members going down.
The band then revealed they would be going on an 18-month hiatus, though as of yet, the band are yet to reform.
Or so we are led to believe, though fans have been given a potential reason why the band may actually be getting back together for a reunion.
After years of quiet, fans were beside themselves when a possible reunion was brought up in the subtlest of ways.
Fans received a notification when the One Direction website was updated, which left fans certain a 1D reunion was on the cards.
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Are One Direction getting back together? (Image: Getty)
The website was updated in a small way - to reflect the 2020 Sony Music Entertainment - which meant fans were certain this was the year of their reunion.
It is the band’s 10th anniversary, so this may not be too farfetched an idea.
Taking to Twitter, one fan said: “me in 2020 finally thinking I’m over 1D
“suddenly: One Direction documentary, website active, 2020 on the bottom of their page, radio stations tweeting about 1D”
One Direction after What Makes You Beautiful was released (Image: Getty)
Another simply asked: “umm... WHY IS THE ONE DIRECTION WEBSITE BACK UP??”
Clearly fans were