One Direction: Sophisticated Boy Banders at the BRITs
The "Kiss You" crooners were more than happy to pose for the paparazzi and chat with the press prior to heading inside to prepare for the exciting evening ahead.
This year, there is an abundance of deserving acts all vying for the glory of a coveted BRIT trophy, including British Group nominees Alt-J, Mumford & Sons, Muse, The xx, and the British boy band sensation.
As for the British Live Act hopefuls, Coldplay, Mumford & Sons, The Rolling Stones, The Vaccines, and Muse all have a shot at going home with some hardware.
Enjoy the pictures of One Direction at the 2013 BRIT Awards (February 20).