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Swayze Gets Stellar Support For Tv Show

2nd December 2005

LATEST: PATRICK SWAYZE has recruited ethically-minded superstars STING, BONO and SIR BOB GELDOF to lend support to his highly-anticipated conservation reality TV series. The DIRTY DANCING star insists reality TV can save the world...

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Bono: 'The Drugs Do Work'

2nd December 2005

U2 frontman BONO marked World Aids Day yesterday (01DEC05) by appealing for western countries to send more drugs to Africa because the right medication can take a man from death's door to work in just...

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Mccartney Blasts Canada Over Seal Hunting

2nd December 2005

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY has written an angry letter to Canadian Prime Minister PAUL MARTIN over the country's harp seal hunting, only days after the premier was criticised from BONO over the country's foreign aid....

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Bono And Keys Duet For Aids Children

1st December 2005

U2 frontman BONO has recorded a new charity song with R+B star ALICIA KEYS as part of his ongoing campaign to save lives in Africa. The pair have adapted PETER GABRIEL and KATE BUSH's...

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Swayze Wants Bono Hair Summit

29th November 2005

Actor PATRICK SWAYZE is desperate to meet U2 frontman BONO, after discovering their joint love of the mullet hairstyle. The DIRTY DANCING star has long been a distant admirer of the Irish rocker, and...

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Bono 'Mystified' By Canadian Pm's Foreign Debt Stance

28th November 2005

U2 frontman BONO is "mystified" by Canadian Prime Minister PAUL MARTIN's failure to live up to his foreign aid commitments, particularly in the run up to the country's government elections. The campaigning rocker is...

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Fascinating Fact 561

23rd November 2005

Punk icon PATTI SMITH joined U2 frontman BONO for a version of JOHN LENNON's INSTANT KARMA as part of the encore of the Irish rock group's seventh show of 2005 at New York's Madison Square...

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Bono: 'I Want To Be Remembered For My Music'

22nd November 2005

U2 frontman BONO wants be remembered for his contribution to rock music instead of his political activism. The 45-year-old singer has been a key figure in raising awareness of AIDS and poverty in Africa...

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Killers Star Hails U2

16th November 2005

KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has hailed Irish rockers U2 as the "best rock band in the world". The MR BRIGHTSIDE singer recently fulfilled his lifelong dream and joined frontman BONO onstage during a Las...

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U2 Stars Stage Surprise Beach Concert

15th November 2005

U2 stars BONO and THE EDGE wowed fans in Miami, Florida, yesterday (14NOV05) with an impromptu beach gig. The Irish band's singer and guitarist entertained a crowd next to a lifeguard tower on South...

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Hawkins Attacks Bono's Ego

10th November 2005

THE DARKNESS frontman JUSTIN HAWKINS has slammed Irish rocker BONO for "fuelling his ego" by arranging an audience with late Pope JOHN PAUL II. The I BELIEVE IN A THING CALLED LOVE rocker can...

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Bono And Blunt To Record Together

5th November 2005

British chart heart-throb JAMES BLUNT is excited about recording a duet with rock icon BONO, as he has always used U2's music as inspiration. The YOU'RE BEAUTIFUL singer met the Irish star in a...

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Bono Gives Girl Group A Big Boost At Concert

5th November 2005

U2 gave one lucky Los Angeles group a big boost at their Staples Center concert on Tuesday night (01NOV05) - the rockers brought them up onstage for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to land a record deal....

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U2 Pay Tribute To Rosa Parks

30th October 2005

Irish superstars U2 paid tribute to late African-American civil rights icon ROSA PARKS last week (25OCT05), praising the Alabama heroine for her "quiet dignity and strength". Parks, who made headlines almost 50 years ago...

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Eminem Ignored Bono's Live 8 Calls

29th October 2005

Live 8 organisers SIR BOB GELDOF and BONO were furious when rapper EMINEM refused to return their phonecalls about performing at the poverty awareness bash. They sent the STAN hitmaker photographs of African fans...

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Osbourne Lashes Out At Pop Royalty

29th October 2005

SHARON OSBOURNE has attacked some of rock's biggest stars - threatening to punch MADONNA and labelling BONO a "t**t". The reality TV star-turned talent show judge also targets SIR MICK JAGGER and BRYAN FERRY,...

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The Things They Say 487

25th October 2005

"At 60 I'm going to be much better looking than I am now. I'm sure of that." Rocker BONO is confident age will be kind to him....

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The Things They Say 485

25th October 2005

"Yoko came up to me when I was in my twenties, and she put her hand on me and she said, 'You are John's son.'" U2 rocker BONO was thrilled YOKO ONO saw her late...

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The Things They Say 475

25th October 2005

"It's a shame that he and MICK don't get on better. If they're doing this well without that kind of relationship, can you imagine how well they would do if they were actually ringing each...

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The Things They Say 471

25th October 2005

"As long as we don't develop fat a**es, I think there's another 10 years in us." BONO is optimistic about the future of U2....

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Blige Records Bono Duet

25th October 2005

R+B queen MARY J BLIGE was so impressed with her BONO duet as part of a September (05) telethon to raise cash for the victims of Hurricane Katrina, she's including it on her new hits...

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Hawkins Considers Surgery To Reverse Baldness

24th October 2005

THE DARKNESS star JUSTIN HAWKINS is considering having surgery to reverse his hair loss, because he doesn't want to wear a hat to cover his bald patch. The English singer, who expresses his concerns...

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The Things They Say 460

24th October 2005

"Bruce taught me some very valuable lessons, like how to hold on to your life as a civilian and how to disappear out the back door in your civvies, back to ordinary life." U2 star...

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Bono Thrilled Jagger Stole His Concert Ideas

24th October 2005

BONO is "flattered" his heroes THE ROLLING STONES stole many of U2's concert ideas for their own live shows. The Irish rocker has learned that SIR MICK JAGGER designed the Stones' mid-1990s shows after...

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Righteous Bono Has No Fear When Meeting World Leaders

24th October 2005

U2 star BONO rarely fears meeting world leaders because he prepares for the encounters by reminding himself he represents the world's poor. The Irish humanitarian insists he never feels intimated meeting presidents and prime...

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The Things They Say 444

21st October 2005

"I'm sick of BONO. And I am Bono. It's like, 'Oh man, shut up!" BONO is tired of himself....

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Bono Suffers From 'Gig Lag'

21st October 2005

U2 star BONO pours so much emotion into his stage performances, he suffers what his family call "gig lag" for days after he completes a tour. The Irish rocker struggles to sing his songs...

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Bono Convinced Where The Streets Have No Name Is His Best

20th October 2005

U2 star BONO is convinced he'll never write a better lyric than WHERE THE STREETS HAVE NO NAME, which he scribbled on the backs of sick bags during a life-changing journey to Ethiopia. The...

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The Things They Say 431

20th October 2005

"I'm restless and impatient with the process. The band are delighted to have a break from me." BONO answers criticism that his U2 bandmates are far from impressed with the amount of time the rocker...

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Bandmates Demand Bono Kicks Coffee

20th October 2005

U2 star BONO has been slapped with a no-coffee rule by his bandmates when they're working on new material, because he becomes difficult to deal with when he's consumed caffeine. The Irish rocker accepts...

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