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Bono: 'Album Release Was Designed To Annoy The Public'

Irish rockers U2 wanted to annoy the record-buying public with their Apple-managed album release, according to frontman Bono.The singer admits he knew making new record Songs of Innocence available for free download to half a...

U2: Giveaway Was 'Punk Rock'

U2 insist their controversial album giveaway was ''punk rock''.The group have been widely criticised for making their 'Songs of Innocence' LP available for free on iTunes - with millions of users automatically receiving the tracks...

Liam Neeson And Bono Have Been Working On Movie For Six Years

Liam Neeson has revealed that he and Irish musician Bono have been working on a movie idea for six years. The actor and U2 singer who have been friends for many year are developing a...

Liam Neeson Writing Script With Bono

Liam Neeson is writing a movie script with Bono.The actor has been working with the U2 singer on the story for the last ''six years'' and he is very excited about the project.Neeson revealed: ''We...

Liam Neeson And Bono Team Up For Movie Script

Actor Liam Neeson has teamed up with fellow Irishman Bono to write a movie script, but they have been working on the project for more than six years.The Schindler's List star is close pals with...

U2'S Back Catalogue Gets Sales Bump After Surprise Album Release

Rockers U2 have seen an unexpected sales bump of their music catalogue despite mediocre download figures for their new album.The Beautiful Day hitmakers made a groundbreaking move last Tuesday (09Sep14) when they teamed up with...

Bono Struggled To Write U2'S 'Personal' New Album

Bono struggled to write U2's 'personal' new album.The Irish rocker and his band mates, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr - who released their new record 'Songs of Innocence' for free to all...

Bono's Personal Lyrics Prompt Former Neighbours To Recall Living Next Door To The Rock Star

Bono's personal lyrics about his upbringing in new U2 song Cedarwood Road has prompted the rocker's former Dublin neighbours to offer up memories of what it was like living on the same street as a...

U2 Unleashes Its New Album For Free. For Some.

It was announced today that Irish superband U2’s latest studio album, Songs of Innocence, will be released through Island Records on October 13. However, for U2.com subscribers that simply cannot wait that long, and for...

U2'S 'Iphone' Album 'Songs Of Innocence' Is "Kind Of Mindblowing"

Ok, so the stamp of approval in the headline comes from Bono himself, though take nothing away from U2 and their deal to release Songs of Innocence - their first album in 5 years -...

U2 Give Away Album For Free

U2 are giving away their 13th studio album for free. The Irish rockers - made up of Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr - have made their latest offering 'Songs Of Innocence'...

Danny O'donoghue Embarrassed In Front Of Bono

Danny O'Donoghue fell over in front of Bono. The Script front man has revealed he was just 17 years old when he found himself drinking wine with the U2 star and his bandmates, and after...

The Latest Als Ice Bucket Challengers: Chris Martin, Stella Mccartney And Kate Moss

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has been surfing the celebrity world for some time now with famous faces all over the world taking the plunge in order to draw attention to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)...

Bono's Daughter Pulled Prank On Justin Timberlake As A Child

Bono's daughter Eve Hewson once pulled a prank on singer Justin Timberlake after finding his number in her famous father's address book.The actress was just 11 when she called the Suit & Tie hitmaker and...

Stars Raise Millions For Leonardo Dicaprio's Charity

Stars including singers Bono and Robin Thicke and supermodel Cara Delevingne helped raise more than $25 million (£14.7 million) for LEONARDO DiCaprio's charity at a party in St. Tropez, France on Wednesday (23Jul14).The Titanic actor...

U2 To Release New Album Later This Year

U2 will release their new album later this year.The four-piece rock band - made up of lead singer Bono, guitarist The Edge, bassist Adam Clayton and drummer Larry Mullen Jr. - are said to be...

Bono Slams Apple Bosses For Not Promoting His Red Campaign

U2 frontman Bono is calling out bosses at Apple for not sufficiently promoting their partnership with his global non-profit organisation, (Red).The Beautiful Day hitmaker spoke at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity in France...

U2 Stars Join Fender's Board Of Directors

U2 stars Bono and The Edge have become directors on the board of legendary guitar company Fender.The Irish rockers will team up with bosses at Fender Musical Instruments Corporation to help them pursue new growth...

George Clooney To Marry Amal Alamuddin In September?

George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin are planning to marry on September 12, it has been reported.The couple, who have enjoyed a whirlwind romance and engagement, could tie the knot in just four months' time, but...

Roy Orbison's Sons Create New Song By Their Father

Roy Orbison's sons have used new technology to record a song by their late father. The 'Oh, Pretty Woman' hitmaker, who died in 1988, recorded a track called 'The Way is Love' on a boombox...

George Clooney Plans 'Dream Wedding' For Amal Alamuddin

George Clooney wants to give Amal Alamuddin her dream wedding.The 53-year-old actor proposed to the British lawyer, 36, last month and they plan to tie the knot in September at either his home in Lake...

Bono's Star-studded Birthday Bash

Bono celebrated his 54th birthday with a star-studded party on May 10.The U2 frontman invited everyone from Pharrell Williams to Jared Leto to help him mark the special day with a giant houseparty at the...

Bono Celebrates 54th Birthday With Star-studded Bash

Stars including Pharrell Williams and Jared Leto turned out to celebrate rock legend Bono's 54th birthday on Saturday (10May14).The U2 frontman gathered his friends and family at his manager Guy Oseary's sprawling mansion in Los...

George Clooney Celebrates Engagement

George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin hosted an engagement party over the weekend.The 54-year-old star, who popped the question to the British lawyer last month, were joined by family and friends at Malibu, California's Café Habana...

George Clooney Celebrates Engagement With Celebrity Pals

George Clooney celebrated his engagement to Amal Alamuddin by partying with Bono and Cindy Crawford on Sunday (11May14).The Hollywood actor popped the question to British lawyer Alamuddin last month (Apr14) and the couple reportedly marked...

George Clooney Throws Engagement Party

George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin enjoyed an engagement party at the weekend.The 'Monuments Men' actor - who proposed to the human rights lawyer at home last month - and his new fiancee were joined by...

Adam Clayton Was 'Out Of Control' Before Rehab

Adam Clayton credits Eric Clapton for his decision to seek treatment in rehab.The U2 rocker, who has struggled with depression since he was a teenager, admits that his addiction to alcohol took a serious toll...

Chris Martin Works Hard On Image

Chris Martin has to ''work really hard'' not to ''be a d**k''.The Coldplay singer admits it can be difficult being an arena rock frontman as ''only about 20 other people do'' it, and he has...

Paul Simon Unveils Seamus Heaney Airport Honour

Veteran musician Paul Simon has teamed up with U2 rockers Bono and The Edge to help fund a special memorial to late poet Seamus Heaney at Ireland's Dublin Airport.Simon was the guest of honour on...

Bono Has Family Prayers In Bed

Bono and his family hold impromptu prayer sessions in their bed.The U2 singer gathers with wife Ali Hewson and their children Jordan, 24, Eve, 21, Elijah, 14, and John, 12, to ask for help for...

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