One Direction are back in the UK after their successful tour of the US, Australia and New Zealand

The contest between One Direction and The Wanted to win over American music fans is over - and it's Harry Styles and co who take the pop crown.

The Wanted's self-titled album, which was released in America on 24 April, has debuted at No 7 in the US Billboard chart.

Even though 1D's Up All Night has been out for 7 weeks, the X Factor boys are still ahead of their rivals in 4th spot.

Harry and band mates Louis Tomlinson, 20, Zayn Malik, 19, plus Niall Horan and Liam Payne, both 18, became the first ever British group to go straight to No 1 in the states with their debut album in March. 

Though The Wanted haven't quite achieved 1D's success, the two groups are now friends after their jostling got bit bitchy at one stage.

The Wanted's Max George, 23, compared 1D to the Jonas Brothers and called their fans 'angry' - but now his band mate Nathan Sykes insists they're friends.

'We're all pals,' Nathan, 18, tells Metro. 'I was texting Liam.'

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