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Bono Urged Keys To Use Fame For Good

ALICIA KEYS was inspired to launch her own charity after U2 frontman BONO urged the singer to put her fame to good use.The Fallin' hitmaker is a prominent campaigner against the spread of AIDS in...

Coldplay To Take U2'S Glastonbury Slot?

Rockers COLDPLAY have reportedly been approached to take over U2's headlining slot at the famed Glastonbury festival - after frontman BONO underwent emergency spinal surgery on Friday (21May10).Organisers of the U.K.'s leading music festival are...

Dizzee Rascal To Replace U2 At Glastonbury?

Dizzee Rascal is being lined up to replace U2 at this year's Glastonbury festival.The 'Bonkers' rapper has been asked by the British music event's organiser Michael Eavis to fill in for the Irish band after...

Bono Undergoes Back Surgery

Bono has had emergency back surgery, putting world tour plans in jeopardy. The U2 singer suffered an injury while preparing for a globe-trotting run of shows, and attended a specialist neurosurgery clinic in Munich for...

Bono Has Emergency Back Surgery

U2 frontman BONO has undergone emergency back surgery at a hospital in Munich, Germany.The rocker, 50, was taken to a medical facility on Friday (21May10) after sustaining an injury during preparation for the band's 360...

Bono Has Emergency Back Surgery

U2 frontman BONO has undergone emergency back surgery at a hospital in Munich, Germany.The rocker was taken to a medical facility on Friday (21May10) after sustaining an injury during preparation for the band's world tour....

Stars Mark Richardson's Birthday With Memorial

Stars including UMA THURMAN, BONO and SARAH JESSICA PARKER joined NATASHA RICHARDSON's family in New York on Monday (10May10) for a memorial service to mark the late actress' birthday.Richardson, who would have turned 47 on...

Bono And Cocker Win At Sony Radio Awards

BONO and former PULP frontman JARVIS COCKER were the big winners at the U.K.'s annual Sony Radio Academy Awards on Monday (10May10).The event in London honoured the best of British radio talent, and Cocker, who...

Bono Turns 50

U2 frontman BONO is celebrating his 50th birthday on Monday (10May10), marking a career which has taken him from early rehearsals in a pal's kitchen to international rock star, leading campaigner on humanitarian issues, and...

Stars Shop With 40 Cents For New Hiv Campaign Ad

BONO, BENICIO DEL TORO and Spanish movie couple PENELOPE CRUZ and JAVIER BARDEM have teamed up for a star-studded new Lazarus Effect Campaign ad to raise awareness for medication in Africa.The stars all show off...

Chaz Bono Officially A Man

Cher's gender-swap daughter has officially become a man.Chastity Bono - the 41-year-old offspring of the 'Believe' singer and her late husband Sonny - legally changed her name to Chaz and gender to male in the...

Bono Meets With Obama To Discuss Africa

Irish rocker BONO was granted an audience with U.S. President BARACK OBAMA on Friday (30Apr10) to discuss America's policies on foreign aid.The U2 frontman is a long time campaigner over issues blighting Africa, spending years...

Weller Blasts 'Conceited' Bono & Sting

PAUL WELLER has slammed STING and U2 frontman BONO, branding the rockers "conceited" and their music "rubbish".The former The Jam star opens up about his grievances with the stars in the latest edition of Britain's...

Ben Barnes Living The Dream

Ben Barnes says acting is his "dream job".The British star - who appears in new comedy 'Killing Bono', by director Nick Hamm - feels incredibly lucky to be able to do what he loves for...

Gately, Bono & Lynott Among Ireland's Greatest

Tragic BOYZONE star STEPHEN GATELY, BONO and late THIN LIZZY rocker PHIL LYNOTT have topped a new list of Ireland's greatest people.Bosses at broadcasting network RTE asked Irish radio listeners and TV viewers to vote...

Chris Martin Has No Solo Plans

Chris Martin thinks his solo album would be "cringeworthy".The Coldplay singer has no plans to ever break away from the rest of the group because he doesn't think people would find him "acceptable" alone.He explained:...

Bono Is Worst Investor In America

Irish rocker BONO has been named and shamed as the Worst Investor in America for his backing of troubled smart telephone maker Palm Inc.The U2 frontman and bosses at his private-equity business Elevation Partners ploughed...

The Edge Faces Neighbourhood Row

U2 guitarist The Edge is fighting protesters in California who want to stop him building a five-home development. The 47-year-old musician - real name David Evans - insists his plans to build on 156 acres...

Amy Fans U2

U2 send fan letters to their favourite singers.The 'One' hitmakers delighted Scottish star Amy MacDonald when they sent her a hand-written request for a meeting at a recent awards ceremony.Speaking ahead of her performance for...

Muse Planning Bono Collaboration

British rockers MUSE are planning a star-studded performance at U.K. music festival Glastonbury this summer (10) - they are hoping U2 frontman BONO will join them on stage.Both Muse and U2 have been unveiled as...

Bono's Gadget Gamble Costs Him Dear

Irish rocker BONO is feeling the effects of the struggling economy thanks to his multi-million dollar investment in smart telephone maker Palm Inc. - stock shares have plummeted a staggering 35 per cent since January...

Dinner Diva Bono

Bono insisted on specially-prepared food when dining out recently, it has been claimed.The U2 frontman amazed fellow diners at New York eatery Butter on Tuesday (23.02.10) when he made a string of requests to restaurant...

Quincy Jones' Haiti Track Recorded

Kanye West, Lady Gaga, Eminem and Bono are among stars who have recorded vocals for charity single 'We Are the World'. The song, originally a hit in 1985 for an all-star line-up led by its...

Serkis Wants To Play Bono

LORD OF THE RINGS star ANDY SERKIS has one acting ambition left to fulfil - he wants to play U2 frontman BONO in a biopic of the Irish rocker's life.Serkis recently delved into the music...

Andy Serkis Wants Bono Role

Andy Serkis wants to play Bono in a film of the U2 rocker's life.The acclaimed actor - who can bee seen playing late British musician Ian Dury in new film 'Sex and Drugs and Rock...

Generous Dad P. Diddy

P. Diddy bought his son a $360,000 car for his 16th birthday.The rap mogul - whose boy Justin, his child with high school sweetheart, designer Misa Hylton-Brim, recently reached the milestone age - splashed out...

Stars Unite For Haiti Telethon

GEORGE CLOONEY gathered a galaxy of stars in three cities including MADONNA, JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE, JAY-Z, RIHANNA and BONO on Friday night (22Jan10) to raise money for victims of the earthquake in Haiti.While Hollywood's elite, including...

Haiti Telethon Success

Madonna, Beyonce Knowles and Tom Cruise joined George Clooney in yesterday's (22.01.10) telethon to raise funds for victims of the Haiti earthquake.The telethon - broadcast from Los Angeles, New York and London - saw more...

Stars Unite For Haiti Telethon

GEORGE CLOONEY gathered a galaxy of stars in three cities including MADONNA, JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE, JAY-Z, RIHANNA and BONO on Friday night (22Jan10) to raise money for victims of the earthquake in Haiti.While Hollywood's elite, including...

P. Diddy Throwing Bash Fit For A Prince

P. Diddy is hosting a 'Prince of New York'-themed 16th birthday party for his son.The rap superstar's son Justin - his child with his high school sweetheart, designer Misa Hylton-Brim - reached the landmark age...

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