Top Ten Reasons Why 5 Seconds of Summer Is Better Than One DirectionMusicislife
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5sos has at least some talent. They may sound like a generic boy band in my opinion, but at least they actually make music. Their fans appreciate them for that, not only for looks. If they happen to have bad songs, at least they don't get as much attention as 1D. I don't like the band, and I don't hate 5sos. At least they're actually a band.
I think 5sos and 1d are both famous for looks and talent cause you got to remember 1d has been said that there almost as famous as the beatles for TALENT NOT LOOKS and 5sos is a amazing talented band that I love and I also love 5sos as well so don't say that 1d isn't talented...but that is just my opinion on this
This list is 100% accurate! Good job MusicForLife! - nintendofan126
Ok, first off, stop comparing 5 Seconds of Summer to One direction. Both bands have something about them that appeals to the fans (whether it is looks or talent). I have nothing against 1D but honestly, I like 5SOS way better. That's just my opinion. Stop comparing them its really annoying.V 20 Comments
I disagree strongly. But there is not correct answer because this is an opinion
Oh one direction only has more hits because they are more famous not because they are better
5SOS have some songs with meaning like Broken Home while One Direction have more fun upbeat tracks.
They just released want you back.V 10 Comments
Why do people look over the fact that members of 1D do play instruments? Niall and Harry can play guitar, Louis plays piano and Liam said he can do a bit of both piano and guitar. Niall and 5sos played guitar together many times, don't be so ignorant. - Helloimjordan
And they are all musical virtuosos. - gemcloben
Boy bands are known for not playing instruments, it's not all about the instruments. I bet half of the artists don't play them - Dragmedown
Yeah the one d boys only play the kazoo
Even R5 plaus instruments better than 5 Seconds of Penis.V 6 Comments
One direction do write their songs they may get ideas from other people such as ed sheeran but that doesn't mean that the copy their songs etc.. They write their songs and SING them and get awards for it
Yes exactly and most of their new songs are about deep, emotional things not just girls. Don't judge them because I bet you haven't listened to Invisible, Broken Home or She's Kinda Hot.
That's important for an artist because you can relate to them a lot more because they wrote what they are singing.
Even though they all have written their last 3 albums including their solo material now - HelloimjordanV 4 Comments
Because apparently Diana, What Makes You Beautiful, Home, Night Changes, History, don't Forget Where You Belong, Story Of My Life, Through The Dark, Moments, etc are not meaningful? And even most of their love songs has tons of meaning, just because it's a love song shouldn't determine its worth. - Helloimjordan
I agree with this list! It's so accurate and well done. And the items on here are all true. - cosmo
IT'S CALLED English LOVE AFFAIR. I'm going to assume Moments has a meaning, but 5sos's song DEFINITELY does too! It is about a guy getting sucked into a one night stand but after he moves on with his life, he can't forget what happened.
5SOS -Broken Home, The Girl Who Cried Wolf, Jet Black Heart and Social Casualty etc are all songs with meaning but on the other hand we have Hey Everybody!, Don't stop, English love affair etc that are just fun songs without any meaning whatsoever, only a good beat.
One Direction - Perfect, If I Could Fly, History, Don't forget where you belong etc are all song with meaning but they also have fun songs with no meaning like What makes you beautiful, One thing etc
I'm pretty sure it's a tie on this one (same goes with other groups as well)
Get your facts straight, they don't use auto tune they have said it doesn't work well with their. At least I don't say 5sos uses auto tune when I don't actually know.
One Direction used auto tune for More Than This, but that's it. They sound identical to their studio tracks when on stage. - Helloimjordan
They don't use autotune, plus 5SOS at their first album used a lot of it because they wanted to sound "more rocky"
Please, anyone who has ever heard 1D and 5sos concert will say THAT 1D IS BETTER THAN 5SOS. actually I like 5sos but read your opinion make me HATE them...V 6 Comments
They had help from One Direction haha
This is somewhat of a lie, because they did get famous by touring with One Direction...
EXACTLY! 5 seconds of summer wouldn't be half as famous if they didn't tour with one direction. - Dragmedown
They started by singing song on YouTube after they plays in the little concert hall after 4 years he become too the city of Australia to the madison square garden!
5sos toured with 1D for two years, I think they're the ones who've gotten the most help 😂 - HelloimjordanV 5 Comments
If you're older doesn't that mean you have more experience? Also age doesn't even matter like seriously
I bet you're like twelve because this top is so incoherent
Lol how does this even matter.
What does that have to do with anything? - HelloimjordanV 5 Comments
This is true (and thank Arceus he left. We just have to wait for the other four to leave. ) but Five Seconds Of Summer is basically One Direction 2.0. Another generic boy band. - RiverClanRocks
Zayn wasn't the only talented member of One Direction. Harry, Louis, Niall and Liam all have incredible voices.
I'm really like one direction as fours guys, but I also liked them as five. But zayn made made of his fans (including me) feel heart broken
Did One Direction's popularity decrease with that? - HelloimjordanV 6 Comments
So that automatically makes them better musicians? Because I thought this was a music related list.
5sos is more open with their conversations and are way more innapropriate but One Direction is hell a funny without feeling need to bring up penises every 2 minutes - Helloimjordan
5sos is not even funny
1D is wayyy more funnier
Their new album "Sounds good feels good" is about real issues... Like parents quarrel, depression, do not now who you are.. And looking for yourself...
I would suggest not listening to just One Direction's singles and listen to their lower key songs as well as interviews where they talk about fan struggles. You'd be way more woke if you did. - Helloimjordan
That's why I love 5SOS
That's the most stupid thing I've ever read in my life.
Louis has gotten better and more confident with his voice in case you haven't noticed. His high notes are very good and he sounds very nice now. - Helloimjordan
You are stupid you lier. YOU WANT TO GET FAMOUS! THEY MADE IT PAST SIMON COWELL!
IT'S BECAUSE HE'S DEAF IN ONE EAR?! - IlovestephanieV 1 Comment
RUDE?!? ONE DIRECTION?!? You MUST be stupid! They have interviews all day and have to always answer questions they don't want to answer but they do anyway because they are nice.
This list is desperate. One of the best things about One Direction is that they are genuinely nice kids. - WonkeyDude98
One Direction aren't rude, they are cool guys.
One Direction is known to be very nice boys. Even nicer than 5sos in my opinion. They're humble, do kind things for fans like buy them food while waiting outside for events, help staff members, etc. especially Harry, he's an angel. - HelloimjordanV 1 Comment
To be honest these reasons are stupid -_- they make no sense
They do act themselves, they've just matured lol - Helloimjordan
I love patients
If you really think 1D don't act themselfs you should see 1D on stage. They are a much of nutters on stage, ACTING LIKE THEMSELVESV 2 Comments
That situation happened a long time ago and he even got back with the girl and they're fine so why are you worried about it? - Helloimjordan
So... they have done bad things to
True. Louis is like the worst
What louis does in his own time has nothing to do with the band. that's his personal life.V 1 Comment
You have the right to think that, but if you truly think 5sos sings better than One Direction, PLEASE GET NEW EARS. I used to think 5sos was better until I realized; Michael can't sing that well. He's my favorite member other than Calum and even I see he's not a singer, he's a performer. Calum isn't that great either yet he can harmonize well, Ashton is a great singer except he barely sings and isn't as good as Harry or Liam. I used to think Luke slayed all of them but then it came to my attention he has no versatility in his voice, no support, he's slightly unstable now ( he used to be more stable, I don't know what happened ). Generally 1D can sing better. - Helloimjordan
One direction sings better than 5sos
What is this list anymore I love both bands but this is getting dumb
You are idiotV 4 Comments
Heartbreak girl, kiss me kiss me, what I like about you, good girls, she looks so perfect; you are telling me 5sos don't? - gemcloben
PEOPLE NEED TO LISTEN TO 5SOS BEFORE JUDGING. What is Rejects about? There are other songs that sound like they're about a person, but they aren't talking about a girl all the time!
BROKEN HOME, INVISIBLE, SHE'S KINDA HOT, REJECTS, SOCIAL CASUALTY 1D don't even have inspirational or motivational songs! I think they have like 1 called Stand up but barely, because near the end it always comes back to some girl
What's wrong with girls? And I'm pretty sure 5sos sings about chicks too m8. - HelloimjordanV 11 Comments
They are generic
That's actually really true
5sos isn't a rock band, they're pop punk. And One Direction doesn't even want to be a rock band so why is this even part of the list. - Helloimjordan
What does 1d got on that huh?
One Direction are the people who got them to that point - Helloimjordan
What about hey violet?
Okay? - Helloimjordan
What's wrong with X Factor? - Helloimjordan
Yeah? Well you know who found them? NIALL AND LOUIS?! - Ilovestephanie
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2. Their Songs Are Better
3. They Can Write Their Own Songs
2. Their Songs Are Better
3. They Can Write Their Own Songs