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Bono Has Spider Named After Him

U2 frontman Bono has the dubious honour of inspiring the scientific name for a newly identified spider.Biologist Jason Bond of Auburn University in Alabama has discovered 33 spider breeds and he named one Aptostichus bonoi...

Another Band Returns! U2 New Album Sessions Started Months Ago

U2 at the Q Awards back in 2011They never could keep out of the limelight for very long. With David Bowie announcing a shock return, Irish rockers U2 have opted to steal some of the...

U2 Working On 13th Album

U2 have been working on a new album for months. The 'Elevation' rockers are writing tracks for their 13th studio album - with the working title '10 Reasons To Exist' - which will be...

Bono's Eye Condition Deteriorating

Bono's eye condition is getting worse.The U2 frontman has revealed in the past that he wears his ever present sunglasses because his eyes are sensitive to light but his close friend Julian Lennon, son of...

Bono Takes Family On Spiritual Trip

Bono treated his family to a round-the-world holy pilgrimage.The U2 rocker has finally recovered from the back surgery he had in 2010 and decided to thank his wife Alison Hewson and their children Jordan, 23,...

Bono Treats Family To Round-the-world Vacation

U2 star Bono whisked his family on a globe-trotting vacation last year (12) as thanks for supporting him after his back surgery.The Irish rocker took his wife Ali Hewson and their kids on an adventure...

Grammys Week Tribute For Bruce Springsteen Features Neil Young, Mumford And Sons

All eyes will be on Bruce Springsteen during Grammy’s week, as the New Jersey rocker will be the recipient of the MusiCares Person of the Year award. To celebrate the honour, a Bruce Springsteen tribute...

Sinead O'connor & Glen Hansard Join Bono For Christmas Eve Busk

Irish stars Bono, Sinead O'connor and Glen Hansard stunned shoppers in Dublin on Monday (24Dec12) by hitting the busy streets on Christmas Eve as buskers.U2 frontman Bono organises the annual celebrity sing-along on the city's...

Dj Tiesto Vows To Match Aids Charity Donations

Dance Dj Tiesto is embracing the spirit of giving this Christmas by vowing to match public donations to Bono's Aids charity.The Dutch star joined the (Red) campaign earlier this year (12) and has already helped...

Chromeo Dj For World Aids Day

Chromeo DJed for World AIDS Day in New York City last night (29.11.12).The electro-pop group played a set in the city's Meatpacking District in Manhattan in association with Belvedere vodka and charity (RED).Their typically...

Bono And The Edge Creating New Score For Spider-man Musical

U2 stars Bono and The Edge are working on new tracks for their Spider-Man musical in a bid to update the Broadway show.The two musicians created the score for Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark, which...

Colin Farrell Joins World Aids Day Video Campaign

Colin Farrell, Zoe Saldana and top Dj Tiesto have recorded video messages for a new Aids awareness campaign created by officials at Bono's One charity.The stars join charity leaders and Aids sufferers in the U.S....

Tiesto Releasing All-star Charity Album

U2 rocker Bono has teamed up with Dutch Dj Tiesto for a new all-star charity album.Fellow DJs Calvin Harris and Avicii also feature on Dance (Red), Save Lives, which will benefit Bono's anti-Aids organisation Red....

Tiesto Releasing Charity Album

Tiesto is teaming up with Bono for a charity album.The superstar DJ is releasing a compilation record to raise money for anti-AIDS charity (RED), which was co-founded by the U2 rocker. The 'Dance (RED), Save...

Bono & Bradfield Team Up With Herbert Groenemeyer For First English Album

German pop superstar Herbert Groenemeyer has teamed up with Bono and Manic Street Preachers frontman James Dean Bradfield for his first English-language album.I Walk will feature many of the beloved German star's hits translated into...

Fascinating Fact: 3371855

Rocker Bono met with newly-re-elected U.S. Vice President Joe Biden at the White House on Tuesday (13Nov12) to discuss the war on global Aids and poverty. The summit meeting came the day after the U2...

Bono Wows Piano Bar With Sinatra Song

U2 rocker Bono stunned diners and drinkers at a New York piano bar at the weekend (03Nov12) when he stepped up to perform standards with billed performers Jim Caruso and Billy Strich.The duo was performing...

Bono Gave Jake Shears Advice

Bono gave Jake Shears advice on being a rock star. The Scissor Sisters frontman thought it was ''surreal'' when he met the U2 rocker at a gig and he proceeded to lecture him on staying...

Chris Martin Flies Dj In For Gwyneth's Birthday

Chris Martin flew his favourite DJ to France to play at wife Gwyneth Paltrow's 40th birthday party.The Oscar-winning actress was celebrating reaching the milestone on Saturday (29.09.12) so her rocker husband paid thousands of pounds...

The Things They Tweet: 3308196

"I just saw Spiderman the musical. Well I saw the first half and left in the interval. I can't even to begin to express how awful it was." British pop star Jessie J was not...

Sir Paul Mccartney Crowned Richest Lead Singer In The World

Sir Paul Mccartney has beaten Bono to be named the world's richest lead singer, with an estimated personal fortune of $795.2 million (£497 million).The Beatles legend landed first place in the CelebrityNetWorth.com poll, with U2...

Olympian Set For Broadway Role

Bronze medallist Danell Leyva, the American Olympian is reported to be in talks to fulfil a role in Broadway's Spider Man musical.A supposed fan of the franchise, Leyva went to see Spider Man: Turn Off...

Bono's Cigarette Panic

Bono was left in a panic when he ran out of cigarettes at a celebrity party he was hosting.The U2 frontman threw an exclusive bash after the GQ Men of the Year Awards in London...

Sean Penn Organising Star-studded Haiti Benefit Concert

Hollywood actor Sean Penn is organising a star-studded benefit concert in Haiti to raise money with his famous friends including Bono and Sir Paul Mccartney, according to a U.S. report.The Oscar winner has been a...

Michael Phelps Becomes Face Of Louis Vuitton

Michael Phelps has become the new face of Louis Vuitton.The legendary swimmer - who became the most successful Olympian of all time at London 2012 after winning his 22nd Olympic career medal - appears in...

Jennifer Lopez Wants Bono On American Idol

Jennifer Lopez wants Bono or Jon Bon Jovi to succeed her on 'American Idol'. The singer announced she was leaving the show after two series last week, and thinks they should target a huge rock...

Jennifer Lopez: 'Bono Or Bon Jovi Should Replace Me On Idol'

Jennifer Lopez would love to see top rockers Bono, Jon Bon Jovi and Sir Mick Jagger as judges on American Idol following her departure last week (13Jul12).The singer/actress admits she was prompted to step down...

The Temper Trap Impress At London Concert

The Temper Trap braved the rain in London for last night's (11.07.12) sold out show at Somerset House.The Australian indie rock band opened their energetic set at the venue's Summer Series in association with American...

Bono Records Lady Gaga's Telephone For Daughter

Bono has recorded a duet of Lady Gaga's 'Telephone' with his wife Ali Hewson.The U2 frontman unveiled the version of the song at his daughter Eve's 21st birthday party in Las Vegas on Saturday (07.07.12),...

Bruce Springsteen Named Person Of The Year

Bruce Springsteen has been named MusiCares' Person of the Year 2013.The 'Born to Run' singer will be honoured for his musical genius and his charity work by the MusiCares Foundation - a non-profit organisation established...

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Get Your First Look At Jared Leto As The 'Suicide Squad's' Joker

Director David Ayer has shared the first official image of Leto as the DC villain.

Lady Gaga Receive Contemporary Icon Award Songwriters Hall Fame

Lady Gaga will be honoured by the Songwriters Hall of Fame when she receives their Contemporary Icon Award in a ceremony on 19th June.

Earl Sweatshirt - I Don't Like S**t, I Don't Go Outside: An Album by Earl Sweatshirt Album Review

Earl Sweatshirt sounds comfortable and mature on 'I Don't Like S**t, I Don't Go Outside', and his raw style with a high energy sounds at home over...

Johnny Depp Shows Off Acting Talent In Monstrous 'Black Mass' Trailer [Pictures]

For anyone overtaken by Johnny Depp's recent filmography, the trailer for 'Black Mass' can serve as a great reminder that he is a phenomenal actor.

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Bruce Jenner Interview: What We Learned From Former Olympian's Diane Sawyer Special

After months of intrigue and speculation Bruce Jenner’s two hour sit-down with Diane Sawyer aired on ABC Friday night.

Steven Moffat Talks 'Doctor Who' Movie: "There's Money To Be Made But That's Not The Point"

The showrunner has spoken out after leaked Sony emails revealed talk of a ‘Doctor Who’ movie.

Is Tom Cruise Ready To Face The Music In Disney's 'Bob The Musical'?

The ‘Mission: Impossible-Rogue Nation’ star is reportedly being eyed for the long in development project.

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