The Wanted set their sights on America with guest appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show ahead of their US tour
They've had two number ones, three top ten singles and have gained a massive fan following since they burst onto the scene 18 months ago.
But now The Wanted are aiming further afield, across the Atlantic to be precise, as they attempt to find fame and fortune in America.
As they get ready for a mini promotional tour of the US, the five piece will appear on The Ellen DeGeneres show a week before their opening night.
US bound: The Wanted are kick off their promotional tour of the States with an appearance on the Ellen DeGeneres Show
The boy band are due to jet into Los Angeles on Monday to record the show with the comedienne which will then air on Tuesday January 10th.
Member Max George, 23, excitedly took to his Twitter page early this morning to announce the news and wrote: 'It's official peeps, The Wanted are
coming to the US in 2 days to perform on @TheEllenShow Monday, airing
Tuesday!! Everyone come see us!!!!'
Welcome to the US: Ellen DeGeneres will meet the boys on her show which airs this Tuesday
He then added another Tweet referencing
the band's summer number one single and said: 'You better be ready
@TheEllenShow .. @thewantedmusic are coming! Be glad we came!!'
Glad You Came was the second single off the group's second album Battleground and went straight to number one on its release in July last year.
Announcement: The band's Max George took to his Twitter page to share the news
On Max's page on Twitter, his profile
description reads, 'In The Wanted, next stop, WORLD', so clearly he has
his sights set on global domination.
And Max's fianc, Coronation Street actress Michelle Keegan proudly tweeted the news and said: 'Soooo excited for @MaxTheWanted an the
rest of the wanted boys!! They're going on the @TheEllenShow OMG! Thats
HUGE! America get ready'
Proud fiance: Actress Michelle Keegan also took to her Twitter page to announce the news
The group is already known in the US after supporting
Justin Bieber at gigs in London and South America and Glad You Came which was picked up by a number of US radio stations last year.
And Bieber's manager Scooter Braun also tweeted his delight at the news and wrote: 'The call came in today. @thewantedmusic
are coming to the US because they are wanted on @TheEllenShow for Monday
airing on Tuesday. nice.'
Proud: Max George's fiance Michelle Keegan, seen here with the singer in Barbados last week, took to her Twitter page to share the news