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Make Poverty History Adverts Banned

Make Poverty History advertisements on TV and radio featuring BONO, KANYE WEST and JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE have been banned in Britain, because of their political content. The commercials feature the celebrities clicking their fingers -...

Make Poverty History Regrets Geldof And Live 8

International charity Make Poverty History reportedly regrets joining forces with SIR BOB GELDOF and BONO, and the Live 8 concerts - because they hijacked their cause. Initially the charity hoped celebrity involvement would raise...

Brown Grudgingly Learns To Admire U2

Former STONE ROSES frontman IAN BROWN no longer despises Irish rockers U2 because he has unwittingly developed a "grudging admiration" for the band. The FEAR hitmaker originally thought U2 frontman BONO was a "faker"...

Mos Def Targets Bush + Bono In Hard-hitting Charity Single

Rapper-turned-actor MOS DEF has become the first star to record a new benefit single for the victims of Hurricane Katrina. The HITCHHIKER'S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY star wrote KATRINA KLAP, inspired by TV footage...

Sinead Hits Out At Bono

SINEAD O'CONNOR is furious over U2 frontman BONO's public grief following POPE JOHN PAUL II's death earlier this year (03APR05) - particularly as the Irish rocker notoriously ripped up a picture of the pontiff years...

Bono 'Embarrasses' His Kids

U2 rocker BONO is an embarrassing dad and likes to sing boyband hits while driving his kids to school. The singer's wife, ALI HEWSON, claims he loves making the couple's two sons and two...

Bono's Wife Uncomfortable With New Fame

Rocker BONO's wife ALI HEWSON is ruing one side-effect to the success of her new clothing company - she has lost her anonymity. Hewson is the figurehead of ethical clothing line Edun, which was...

Bono Is No Love Rat, Says His Wife

U2 rocker BONO's wife is confident her spouse is no cheat - but is realistic about the temptations he faces as a famous musician. Svelte mother-of-four ALI HEWSON admits "there was a lot of...

Bono's Wife: 'I Feared I'd Lose My Husband'

The wife of Irish rock legend BONO always feared his band's success would split up their marriage. The U2 frontman met his future spouse ALI HEWSON when he was just 13, but when the...

Hewson: 'Bono Would Hate It If I Was President'

BONO's wife ALI HEWSON is so respected for her environmental work she has been hailed as the perfect candidate for President of Ireland - but she fears her rock star husband would be outraged if...

Bacon Uses Six Degrees To Crusade For The Environmemt

Actor KEVIN BACON hopes to use the internet game named after him, SIX DEGREES OF KEVIN BACON, to launch a major Internet environmental campaign. In the game, players have six links to get from...

Crowe Slams Celebrity Campaigners

RUSSELL CROWE has launched a scathing attack on A-list charity campaigners including BONO and SIR BOB GELDOF - because he believes they only want publicity. The Antipodean actor regularly donates to charity outside of...

Lydon Hits Out At Geldof Over Live 8

JOHN LYDON has accused SIR BOB GELDOF of using the SEX PISTOLS to promote Live 8, because he announced the legendary punk band would be appearing at the global fundraiser last month (JUL05). Lydon...

Live 8 Tuned Up

The A-list performers at London's Live 8 concert have had their voices fine-tuned for the upcoming DVD detailing last month's (02JUL05) historic event. Technicians have employed computer programme Auto-Tune to refine the performances of...

Stone's Error Puts Bono At Risk

SHARON STONE nearly triggered a security scare when she left BILL CLINTON and BONO's telephone numbers behind when she moved out of her rented London apartment. The BASIC INSTINCT star surprised Londoners when she...

U2 Stars Awarded Portuguese Humanitarian Honour

Veteran rockers U2 have been awarded the highest honour Portugal has in recognition of their tireless humanitarian work. The Irish stars - singer BONO, bassist ADAM CLAYTON, guitarist THE EDGE, and drummer LARRY MULLEN...

Keane Cancel U2 Date After Chaplin Falls Ill

KEANE frontman TOM CHAPLIN has fallen ill with a serious throat infection - forcing the band to ditch their hotly anticipated performance with U2 in Portugal last night (14AUG05). The British soft rockers are...

U2 To Get Portuguese Award

The members of Irish rock band U2 are set to be honoured with the country's Order Of Liberty for their humanitarian efforts. President JORGE SAMPAIO will award the stars - frontman BONO, guitarist THE...

The Killers Learned From Bono

THE KILLERS were thrilled when they were asked to support U2 on tour, because it gave them the chance to learn from their idol. Singer BRANDON FLOWERS is a huge admirer of U2 frontman...

Mccartney Goes Digital With Aol

Former BEATLE SIR PAUL McCARTNEY has signed a deal with AOL Music which will allow subscribers digital access to new single FINE LINE, prior to its release. McCartney is famously wary of the rocketing...

Bono: 'I Dreaded U2 Shows'

U2 frontman BONO has only just started to enjoy performing live after 25 years in the music business. The VERTIGO star admits he has always dreaded U2 shows over the years, and was often...

Djimon + Bono Urge Scholars To Solve Africa's Problems

Model-turned-movie star DJIMON HOUNSOU has joined forces with rocker BONO to kick start a new campaign to prompt African scholars to give back to their home continent. The GLADIATOR star, who was born in...

Geldof And Bono Hails G8 Aid Deal

Anti-poverty campaigners SIR BOB GELDOF and BONO have praised British Prime Minister TONY BLAIR and US President GEORGE W BUSH for championing a G8 deal to give $50 billion (GBP28 billion) worth of aid to...

Oprah And Hotel Rwanda Boss Honoured With Freedom Awards

OPRAH WINFREY and the subject of hit movie HOTEL RWANDA have been named as the recipients of this year's (05) National Civil Rights Museum awards in America. Media mogul Winfrey will join former presidents...

Chirac Congratulates Bono And Geldof Over Africa

French President JACQUES CHIRAC congratulated rocker SIR BOB GELDOF and BONO for their tireless campaigning against poverty in Africa, as they met at the G8 Summit in Gleneagles, Scotland, today (08JUL05). Chirac was impressed...

Gallagher Slams 'Boring' Bono's Religious Talks

OASIS rocker LIAM GALLAGHER has slammed U2 star BONO's "boring" attempts to convert him to Christianity - insisting he is his own God. The WONDERWALL singer recently shattered his rock 'n' roll image by...

Bono: 'I Made Bush Visit Africa'

U2 star BONO has credited himself and other campaigning rockers with inspiring US President GEORGE W BUSH's visits to poverty-stricken Africa - and hopes this will persuade the leader to support the Make Poverty History...

U2 Win Memorabilia Court Case

Irish rockers U2 won their court case against a former stylist over the ownership of several distinctive items of memorabilia today (05JUL05). The VERTIGO hitmakers refuted LOLA CASHMAN's claims she had been given the...

Geldof Tears Over Bono Performance

SIR BOB GELDOF was brought to tears after watching SIR PAUL McCARTNEY and BONO's opening duet at yesterday's (02JUL05) Live 8 concert in London. The LIVE AID co-organiser was overwhelmed by the opening...

U2 Stylist Denies Stealing Bono's Hat And Trousers

A former U2 stylist yesterday (29JUN05) denied accusations she took a batch of the band's personal belongings without permission. LOLA CASHMAN told a Dublin, Ireland court the items - which are worth circa $6,300...

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