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Bono Hails Japan

29th November 2006

Crusading rocker BONO has lavished praise on Japan for its generous development policies. The U2 star is an outspoken anti-poverty activist and hailed new Japanese Prime Minister SHINZO ABE's pledge to help developing countries in...

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Judd Hails Bono For Charity Encouragement

28th November 2006

Actress ASHLEY JUDD has thanked U2 rocker BONO and his crusade to end poverty with inspiring her to become a global ambassador for YouthAIDS. The DOUBLE JEOPARDY star joined the global fight against HIV and...

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The Things They Say 3450

28th November 2006

"The great artists, they own a colour - with VAN GOGH it was yellow, with MATISSE it was yellow and a blue. Very few artists own their own tone. He does... There's a colour that...

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The Things They Say 3447

28th November 2006

"They're the only band in the world I wouldn't have walked on after." U2 star BONO insists he could never have headlined over THE CLASH.

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Bono Is A 'Modern Beethoven'

22nd November 2006

Rocker BONO is a modern day 'reincarnation' of classical composer LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN, according to the editor of music magazine Gramophone. The latest issue of the British publication gives Beethoven a modern make-over, so he...

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Bono Meets Australian Treasurer

21st November 2006

Campaigning rocker BONO failed to convince Australia to increase their foreign aid donations during a meeting with the country's treasurer PETER COSTELLO in the capital Canberra today (21NOV06). The singer is currently touring Australia with...

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Timberlake Credited With Cash's Star-studded All-black Video

17th November 2006

The idea for JOHNNY CASH's stylish final video came from an unlikely source - JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE. The pop superstar was recording tracks with longtime Cash producer RICK RUBIN while the Def Jam Records founder was...

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Bono And Vedder Duet Kickstarts Australian G20 Protests

17th November 2006

U2 star BONO performed a duet with EDDIE VEDDER and PEARL JAM in Australia earlier today (17NOV06) to kickstart protests against the G20 summit held in Melbourne. Bono teamed up with the JEREMY rockers at...

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U2 Win Memorabilia Court Hearing

15th November 2006

Irish rockers U2 have won a court case against a former stylist in Dublin, Ireland and will now have a Stetson hat and other memorabilia handed back to them. LOLA CASHMAN had claimed she was...

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Minogue Pulls Out Of U2 Concert

14th November 2006

Pop princess KYLIE MINOGUE pulled out of a gig in Australia with Irish superstars U2 yesterday (13NOV06) citing exhaustion. The diminutive singer, who has recently won her battle with breast cancer, was joined on...

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Bono Slams Critics Over Wealth

13th November 2006

U2 frontman BONO has denied being hypocritical by flaunting his wealth while still preaching the need for greater aid for the world's poor. The singer, renowned for his humanitarian work in Africa to promote awareness...

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Bono Attacks Madonna Adoption Critics

13th November 2006

Rocker BONO has applauded MADONNA for adopting Malawian baby DAVID BANDA, and attacked those who criticised her for "giving him a better chance in life". The U2 frontman is baffled by the negative publicity surrounding...

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Bono Joins Kylie For Homecoming Gig

12th November 2006

KYLIE MINOGUE fans were given a special treat at her concert in Australia on Saturday night (11NOV06) when U2 front man BONO joined her on stage for a surprise duet. The audience leaped to their...

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Pearl Jam And Bono Celebrate Election Down Under

10th November 2006

U2 frontman BONO joined members of PEARL JAM at Sydney, Australia hotspot Hemmesphere on Wednesday night (08NOV06) to celebrate US election results. The Seattle, Washington-based rockers and activists were toasting the success of Democratic candidates...

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Stars Unite For Johnny Cash

10th November 2006

IGGY POP, KRIS KRISTOFFERSON and BONO are among the stars featured in what will be JOHNNY CASH's last video release. The trio are among 36 celebrities featured in the promo for GOD'S GONNA CUT YOU...

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Stars Line Up For Johnny Cash Video Swansong

10th November 2006

IGGY POP, KRIS KRISTOFFERSON and BONO are among the stars featured in what will be JOHNNY CASH's last video release. The trio is among 36 celebrities featured in the promo for GOD'S GONNA CUT YOU...

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Bono Kicks Off Oz Tour With Terror Suspect Plea

8th November 2006

Crusading rocker BONO used the start of U2's Australian tour yesterday (07NOV06) to attack the US government's detention of Australia's only terror suspect held at Guantanamo Bay. The singer spoke out during a rendition of...

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Jon Bon Jovi Explains Green Crusade

8th November 2006

Rocker JON BON JOVI is lavishing time and money on environmental charities to make up for "the huge hole in the ozone layer" his flamboyant Eighties hairstyles created. The KEEP THE FAITH frontman has been...

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Strummer Film To Premiere At Sundance

8th November 2006

Punk film-maker JULIEN TEMPLE's much-anticipated JOE STRUMMER tribute will premiere in January (07) at ROBERT REDFORD's Sundance Film Festival in Utah. THE FUTURE IS UNWRITTEN features interviews with Strummer fans like JOHNNY DEPP, BONO and...

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Mills Erased From Mccartney's Dvd

8th November 2006

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY has removed all traces of estranged wife HEATHER MILLS from his new tour DVD. PAUL MCCARTNEY: THE SPACE WITHIN US details the former BEATLE's 2005 tour of America, but all footage of...

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Bono Desperate To Meet Aussie Pm

7th November 2006

BONO has invited Australian Prime Minister JOHN HOWARD to meet him for a discussion on the nation's aid to developing countries during U2's tour down under. The rock campaigner says the Antipodean nation are not...

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Fascinating Fact 2396

7th November 2006

U2 star BONO's 'Red' campaign has been a huge hit - more than 15 million pregnant women in Africa can now get treatment to prevent the transmission of HIV to their unborn children thanks to...

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U2 Arrive In Australia To Resume Tour

1st November 2006

Irish supergroup U2 arrived in Australia yesterday (31OCT06) to complete the postponed leg of their VERTIGO tour. BONO, THE EDGE, ADAM CLAYTON and LARRY MULLEN JR flew into Sydney from their Dublin base before...

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Winehouse Heckles Bono

31st October 2006

English jazz singer AMY WINEHOUSE heckled U2 frontman BONO when the Irish superstar accepted a trophy at the Q Music Awards yesterday (30OCT06). The STRONGER THAN ME hitmaker, 23, was unimpressed when the supergroup were...

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Wolfmother Dominates Australia's Aria Awards

30th October 2006

Progressive rock band WOLFMOTHER picked up three top awards for their self-titled debut album at the Australian Recording Industry Association Music Awards on Sunday night (29OCT06) in Sydney. Former POWDERFINGER frontman BERNARD FANNING also celebrated...

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Churches Adopt U2 Music

30th October 2006

Irish rockers U2 have taken a step closer to sainthood - a host of US Episcopal churches are incorporating their music into services. The U2Charist service is the brainchild of Reverend PAIGE BLAIR and debuted...

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Clooney And Pals Queue For New One Tv Campaign

25th October 2006

GEORGE CLOONEY and his OCEAN'S 11 co-stars MATT DAMON and JULIA ROBERTS have been caught waiting in line as part of a new public service announcement raising support for charity ONE: The Campaign To Make...

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Bono Admires Armani's 'Destiny'

21st October 2006

U2 frontman BONO admires Italian designer GIORGIO ARMANI because he's "in control of his own destiny". The Irish rocker has admitted a fondness for expensive clothing, including Armani's signature ranges and denim brand Rogan -...

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The Things They Say 3126

20th October 2006

"She wouldn't let me. She didn't want to put my face to it because it's her thing." Megastar BONO's offer to model his wife ALI HEWSON's new ethical fashion range Edun One was well and...

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U2 Stylist Boasts 'Special Relationship' With Bono

19th October 2006

LATEST: A former stylist for Irish rockers U2 boasted of the "special relationship" she enjoyed with frontman BONO, during her testimony in court today (19OCT06). LOLA CASHMAN addressed Dublin High Court in her appeal to...

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