QUIZ: What does your favourite One Direction album say about you?

We seriously remember the release of 1D’s first album, ‘Up All Night’, like it was yesterday. We freaked out over every song and knew that we’d be obsessed with these boys for a long time. Here we are five years later!

Which 1D album is your favourite? See what your favourite says about your personality with this quiz! Be sure to let us know your results over on Twitter at @maximumpop.  Continue reading QUIZ: What does your favourite One Direction album say about you?

Even the biggest stars like Jesy Nelson need to take a break sometimes: Here’s what to do when you’re feeling overwhelmed

There’s been a lot in the news recently about our lovely Little Mixer Jesy Nelson; she hurt her foot on tour in Kuala Lumpur and there’s even rumours that she might be leaving the band. She’s a busy girl, so it’s no surprise that she’s feeling a little tired and in need of a break.

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With exam season in full swing, we understand that some of you are feeling a little overworked and in need of a bit of a break and that’s totally fine. Sometimes life gets the better of you.

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But it doesn’t have to. Here’s our top tips on what to do when you’re feeling a bit overwhelmed and need a rest.

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QUIZ: Which YouTube challenge are you?

We all love watching our fave YouTubers light their mouths on fire doing the cinnamon challenge, or gagging on gross tin canned items or those foods meant specifically for babies. It’s slightly ridiculous but seriously entertaining video content — we salute those YouTubers putting themselves through such an emotional ordeal just for us. They are the true MVPs.

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The question we’re posing now, though, is if you were a YouTube challenge, which one would you be? Take this quiz and find out.

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Dear 18-year-old self, it’s totally OK that you don’t look like Kylie Jenner and here’s why

Finding our confidence is no easy feat when everyone else is peaking and we still feel like an ugly potato. It’s not helped by the fact we have to see people our age like Kylie Jenner and Gigi Hadid’s younger sister, Bella absolutely killing it. (Yeah, we were surprised too when we found out she was the younger of the two.)

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They’re actually flawless human beings. Meanwhile our ugly potato selves just regressed even further into deformed squids. But it’s fine. It’s fine. And here’s why.

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QUIZ: Which Disney Channel Original Movie Are You?

In honour of its 100th DCOM, or Disney Channel Original Movie, the station has been playing reruns of all it’s best original movies such as ‘Twitches’, ‘Princess Protection Program’ (featuring our faves Demi Lovato and Selena Gomez), and of course ‘High School Musical’. Seriously, everyone needs a little ‘High School Musical’ in their life.

Take this quiz and find out which DCOM you are based on your preferences! Be sure to let us know which one you get over on Twitter at @maximumpop. Continue reading QUIZ: Which Disney Channel Original Movie Are You?

QUIZ: Can you match the Ed Sheeran lyric to the song title?

Even though we haven’t heard much from Ed Sheeran as he’s been on a break from social media since December, we still love him. His songs are still high up in the charts, so obviously everyone else still loves him too but we seriously miss him and cannot wait for his upcoming third album.

See how well you remember all of Ed’s songs by matching the lyrics to the correct song title with this quiz! Be sure to let us know how you do over on Twitter at @maximumpop. Continue reading QUIZ: Can you match the Ed Sheeran lyric to the song title?

QUIZ: Can you guess the YouTuber’s first video based on the title?

It’s not a secret that YouTubers have been around on YouTube just as long as the video site has existed. It’s also clearly true that all YouTubers have grown tremendously since their very first, kind of cringe-worthy, videos.

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Can you guess the YouTuber’s first video based on the title? Take this quiz to find out! Don’t forget to let us know how well you did by tweeting us at @maximumpop.

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James and Connor from The Vamps get funky AF with their ‘Can’t Stop The Feeling’ cover

There is another super cover from our baes The Vamps, but there’s no Brad and Tristan this time! James and Connor took on Justin Timberlake’s ‘Can’t Stop The Feeling’ and we’re kinda in love.

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They can’t stop the feeling and neither can we, also can we have Connor sing like 1000x more because we need his voice in our ears 24/7 and we never knew James could sing that high, he’s like an angel.

We have no feelings now, #Jonnor have destroyed us. Did you like their cover? Let us know @maximumpop on Twitter, we thought it was funky AF.

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UK Harmonizers: All your work from home has got Fifth Harmony a huge new achievement

Harmonizers, you’ve done it again! Working from home aka buying ‘Work from Home‘ on iTunes has gotten Fifth Harmony this massive achievement in the UK that artists dream of.

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‘Work from Home’ has gone platinum in the UK, which means over 600,000 of you have bought it, well done Harmonizers. Simon Cowell even presented the girls with the platinum disc at ‘Britain’s Got Talent‘ when they performed. Look at his cheesy little grin.

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How cool is that? Now it’s time to make all their other songs platinum and maybe we can even get ‘Work from Home’ to go double platinum.

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MP! Guide: How to find the best headphones to listen to 5H’s ‘7/27’ and Ari’s ‘Dangerous Woman’

So your iPod is fully stacked with all the new albums you need. You’ve got Fifth Harmony’s ‘7/27’ on deck, you’re ready to be a ‘Dangerous Woman’ with Ariana Grande, you’re even saying ‘Thank You’ with Meghan Trainor.

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Only to find that your headphones are broken.

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Buying new headphones can be the WORST. You pay too little and you can end up having the worst listening experience of life, you spend too much and you can end up being broke and with horrible headphones.

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There’s lots to consider when buying new headphones so we’ve put together our top tips for you to make sure you get the best value for your coins when picking up a new set of life savers aka headphones.

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