Express.co.uk reports, THE VAMPS are heading towards their first Number One album this week - at the expense of Ed Sheeran. Sheeran has been at the top for 13 of the last 18 weeks with ÷ [Divide], with only Kasabian, Harry Styles, The Beatles, London Grammar and Royal Blood interrupting the reign. ...

Standard.co.uk reports, Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk had to be certified a 12A instead of a PG because of Harry Styles’ inadvertent on-camera swearing. The One Direction star dropped two ‘F-bombs’ while shooting scenes, which the acclaimed director decided to leave in because he loved the ‘authenticity’. ...

Bournemouth Echo reports, Growing up in Wimborne, James was a regular in the local Bournemouth scene, which he believes has given him solid foundations for the rest of his career. Now, five years on and two albums later, the boys are releasing a third record in two phases. ...

Attitude reports, Liam Payne isn’t exactly subtle. The former One Direction star, who released his debut solo single Strip That Down last month, decided to get literal with his latest performance of the track. ...

Daily Mail reports, He's the 5 Seconds of Summer rocker known for his often-changing hair colour. But on Tuesday, Michael Clifford appeared to be benefiting from laying off the dye as he arrived at The Highlight Room in Hollywood. ...

The Times reports, Whither the boy band as boys become men? The unwise approach taken by the Vamps has been to ditch the indie kids-meet-One-Direction style of their first two albums and hitch their wagon to present pop trends. ...

Telegraph reports, Louis Tomlinson has become the fifth and final member of One Direction to sign a solo record deal. According to a report by Variety, the deal is with Epic Records, which, like Simon Cowell's Syco Records, comes under the umbrella of Sony Music. ...