One Direction have already got themselves in the record books with their album sales and chart-toppers in America.

Now, they've trod in the footsteps of that other British ensemble, the Beatles, with an energetic and crowd-thrilling performance at legendary venue Madison Square Garden, in the heart of New York.

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  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

  • One Direction at Madison Square Garden

Tickets to the gig sold out in under a minute, and fans weren't left disappointed, as Harry, Liam, Louis, Niall and Zayn performed songs from their debut album Up All Night, as well as tracks from their latest album 'Take Me Home', which recently claimed the number 1 spot in more than 35 countries.

Set-list below for the REAL fans...

SET LIST
UP ALL NIGHT
NA NA NA
STAND UP
I WISH
TEENAGE DIRTBAG (COVER)
GOTTA BE YOU
MORE THAN THIS
LIVE WHILE WE'RE YOUNG
TELL ME A LIE
EVERYTHING ABOUT YOU
MOMENTS
I WANT
SAVE YOU TONIGHT
LITTLE THINGS
ONE THING
KISS YOU
C'MON C'MON
WHAT MAKES YOU BEAUTIFUL

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And some more pictures of the boys in action since they hit the big time, because... well, no reason, really...

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  • One Direction entertaining their fans - all pictures: PA