The Wanted's Nathan Sykes: We don't intimidate One Direction - we're pals now
1D refused to react when Max George, 23, called them 'faces' and a magazine band rather than a group that's known for their music.
But now it seems the rivalry is all in the past and The Wanted's youngest member Nathan is mates with 18-year-old Liam Payne.
'We were rehearsing with them the other days,' says Nathan, 18. 'We're all pals.
'I was texting Liam earlier.'
The bands came face-to-face backstage at a US TV show recently - and Nathan insists relations were 'all good'.
'I think we intimidate a lot of people,' Nathan tells Metro.
'But I'm pretty sure we don't intimidate other teenage boys.'
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