LOS ANGELES (Reuters) -- British boy band One Direction made chart history on Wednesday as its third album debuted at No. 1 on the weekly U.S. Billboard 200 album chart, the only group to have its first three albums top the chart in opening week sales.
The quintet's "Midnight Memories" sold 546,000 copies, according to figures from Nielsen SoundScan.
The group's first album, "Up All Night" and second record "Take Me Home," both released in 2012, also debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 chart, but with smaller opening week sales.
One Direction, comprised of singers Harry Styles...