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Bono & Spielberg Up For Gorbachev Award

Bono and Steven Spielberg are among the nine nominees up for an annual award handed out by former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev.Google boss Sergei Brin and former Brazilian leader Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva are...

Producers Won't Turn Off Broadway Superman

Costs continue to mount for Broadway's Spider-Man Turn Off the Dark , with the production's budget soaring towards that of a blockbuster Hollywood movie -- with only one theater to recoup the investment. Published reports...

Another Delay For Spider-man Amid Overhaul Reports?

U2 stars Bono and The Edge's ill-fated Broadway musical is set for a major overhaul, which could delay the official start date of the troubled production by another three months.Previews of Spider-Man: Turn Off The...

Julie Taymor Says Spiderman Musical Is Not Quite There

Julie Taymor, the director of the Broadway musical 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark', has admitted that the production is 'not quite there'.Julie Taymor, the acclaimed American theatre director, has spoken of her struggle with 'Spider-Man:...

Bono Checks Out Spider-man Again

U2 star Bono was in the audience for Tuesday's (01Mar11) preview of Spider-man: Turn Off The Dark to see if the troubled Broadway show is ready for its opening night.The rocker wrote the music and...

U2 Confirmed As Glastonbury Headliners

U2 have confirmed they will headline this year's Glastonbury festival. Guitarist The Edge revealed the Irish group will top the main stage on the Friday night of the iconic event in June, a year after...

U2 Confirm 2011 Glastonbury Slot

U2 guitarist THE EDGE has confirmed the band will be headlining at this year's (11) Glastonbury festival - a year after they were forced to pull out of a historical performance at the English event...

Bono: 'Song Controversy Has Been Stirred Up'

BONO is furious at the fuss surrounding comments he made about an anti-apartheid song, insisting the furore has been "stirred up".The U2 frontman gave an interview in which he is said to have commented on...

Coldplay Confirmed As Glastonbury Headliners

Coldplay have been confirmed as headliners at this year's Glastonbury festival. It has long been rumoured the 'Viva La Vida' group would be one of this year's top acts, but no official statement had been...

Bono Causes Controversy In South Africa

U2 frontman BONO has sparked anger in South Africa after allegedly speaking out in favour of an anti-apartheid song which is said to promote violence against the country's white community.The Irish rockers have taken their...

Beyonce Knowles To Headline Glastonbury?

Beyonce Knowles and U2 are reportedly set to headline this year's Glastonbury Festival.The 'Halo' singer and the Irish rockers - who were forced to pull out of their headline slot last year because of a...

U2 To Return In May?

U2 will reportedly release their new album in May. The Irish group have been recording their 13th album - which has the working title 'Songs of Ascent' - with producer and musician Danger Mouse and...

Bono Asks Guetta To Work With U2

Dance star DAVID GUETTA has landed a superstar collaboration for his next project - rocker BONO wants him to produce some tracks for U2's new album.The French DJ/producer has already established himself as a top...

David Guetta 'Honoured' To Work With U2

David Guetta is looking forward to the "challenge" of producing U2. The French DJ confirmed he has been approached by the Irish rockers about making tracks together, and wants to take part in their next...

Adam Clayton Became A Father Last Year

U2's Adam Clayton secretly became a father early last year. The bassist - who was previously engaged to supermodel Naomi Campbell and later split from Susie Smith, his girlfriend of 10 years, months before they...

Bono's Stake In Facebook Quadruples In Value

BONO's decision to invest in Facebook.com has paid off - the U2 frontman's share in the social networking site is now worth $728 million (£485 million).The rocker purchased 1.5 per cent of the company for...

Bono's Daughter Dating Actor Lafferty?

BONO's teenage daughter EVE HEWSON is dating ONE TREE HILL hunk JAMES LAFFERTY, according to a U.S. report.Actress Hewson, 19, and Lafferty, 25, were spotted getting close as they watched the Leopardstown Horse Races with...

Bono's Musical Hits More Problems

A cast member from Bono's 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark' musical was injured during a performance in New York last night (20.12.10). The actor is believed to have been hurt when a stunt went wrong...

Bono Says He Is A 'Pain In The A**E'

Bono admits he can be a "pain in the a**e".The U2 frontman, charity campaigner and activist admitted at the conclusion of the Australian leg of band's 360 Degree Tour - which wrapped up in Perth...

Winfrey Offered Bono Tv Show

Media mogul OPRAH WINFREY recently invited U2 rocker BONO to join the ranks of celebrity presenters on her new network - because she was convinced his philanthropy work would make for good TV.The TV titan...

The Judds Want To Duet With Bono

WYNONNA JUDD and her mother NAOMI have one musical ambition left to fulfil - the country stars are desperate to record a duet with U2 rocker BONO.The Judds were one of the most popular country...

U2 Pay Tribute To Lennon

U2 frontman BONO marked the 30th anniversary of JOHN LENNON's death on Wednesday (08Dec10) by singing BEATLES songs throughout the band's gig in Australia.Lennon was gunned down outside his New York apartment on 8 December,...

Yoko Ono Leads Tributes To John Lennon

Yoko Ono led tributes to John Lennon on the 30th anniversary of his death yesterday (08.12.10).The widow of the iconic 'Imagine' songwriter and peace activist wrote a heartfelt eulogy on her blog to mark 30...

Will.i.am Reveals Tinnitus Battle

Will.i.am has revealed he suffers from tinnitus. The Black Eyed Peas singer has a constant ringing in his ears - a symptom usually caused by constant exposure to loud sounds and common among musicians -...

Bono Serenades Female Fan During U2 Show

U2 rocker BONO made one female fan's night when he serenaded her onstage during the band's concert in Melbourne, Australia on Wednesday (01Dec10).The rockers kicked off the Australian leg of their 360 Degrees tour at...

Bono Calls For More Cash In Fight Against Aids

BONO kicked off World AIDS Day in Australia on Wednesday (01Dec10) by calling on people to demand their country's government officials provide more financial help to fight the disease during the global recession.The humanitarian rocker...

Bob Geldof Blasts Christmas Single

Bob Geldof has blasted charity single 'Do They Know It's Christmas?' as one of the "worst songs ever".The former Boomtown Rats singer and charity campaigner co-wrote the festive staple - which was recorded by a...

Bono, Ozzy & Elton Reveal Playlists

BONO, JACK JOHNSON, OZZY OSBOURNE and SIR ELTON JOHN are among 50 artists who have detailed their favourite iPod playlists for a special issue of Rolling Stone magazine.Bono chose 15 David Bowie tracks, Ozzy loves...

Bono Thanks Australia's Leaders For Foreign Aid Pledge

Rocker BONO has taken his philanthropy Down Under - the U2 frontman has met with Australian government officials to discuss how the country can help developing nations.The singer has long backed charity campaigns to help...

Bono Hopeful For Spider Man Musical

Bono says his 'Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark' musical is "a great American story" but admits is has been costly to realise. The much delayed production - backed by the U2 singer and the band's...

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Prince Removes His Music From All Streaming Sites

The pop legend gave no reason as to his decision, but his music is still available on Tidal.

Fourth Season Of 'House Of Cards' To Feature Neve Campbell As Cast Regular

Campbell is rumoured to be portraying one half of a rival power couple to the Underwoods in the Netflix-only series.

Owner Of Anti-Kanye Glastonbury Flag Responds To Lily Allen

The pop star burned part of the flag after she spotted it walking round the Glastonbury camp site.

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Oscar - Beautiful Words Video

Oscar unveils the title track to his newly released debut EP 'Beautiful Words', out now on Wichita Recordings.

Lionel Richie On Course For Number One Album After Glastonbury Show

Soul legend Lionel Richie could be headed back to the top of the charts, with the news...

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner divorce 'best thing for family'

The Hollywood duo - who have children Violet, nine, Seraphina, six, and Samuel...

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