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One Direction join Spotify's billion streams club

One Direction have become the latest stars to join the exclusive club of artists who have broken the billion streams barrier on Spotify.

The Story Of My Life hitmakers follow in the footsteps of acts including Beyonce, Katy Perry, Ed Sheeran and Coldplay by reaching the milestone on the music streaming service.

The boyband's streaming total was given a boost by the release of their new album, Four, last week (beg17Nov14) which pushed them into 14th place on the list of the service's most-streamed artists.

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