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Jay-z Learned To Entertain From Bono

2nd November 2009

Hip-hop mogul JAY-Z mastered the art of performing live by watching Irish rocker BONO on stage.The rapper admits he was a "horrible performer" before shooting to rap superstardom, and credits the U2 for helping him...

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Jagger Joins U2 On Stage At Hall Of Fame Show

1st November 2009

ROLLING STONES frontman MICK JAGGER made a surprise appearance on stage with U2 on Friday (30Oct09) during the second night of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame concerts in New York City.The first show...

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Jay-z's Bono Lessons

31st October 2009

Jay-Z used to be a "horrible" performer.The 'Run This Town' singer had to study U2 singer Bono to learn what to do while he was onstage.The rapper revealed: "These days, I'm the s**t, but I...

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Wonder Sobs During Jackson Tribute At Hall Of Fame Show

30th October 2009

STEVIE WONDER broke down in tears as he paid tribute to MICHAEL JACKSON at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 25th Anniversary concert in New York on Thursday (29Oct09) night.The soul star teamed up...

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U2 To Commemorate Wall Fall

28th October 2009

U2 will play a free show in Germany to commemorate the fall of the Berlin Wall.The 'Get On Your Boots' rockers will play in front of Berlin's iconic Brandenburg Gate as part of the MTV...

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U2 To Play Berlin Wall Anniversary Gig

28th October 2009

Irish rockers U2 will play a free gig in Germany to commemorate the fall of the Berlin Wall.The With Or Without You hitmakers are set to play in front of Berlin's Brandenburg Gate on 5...

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Eric Clapton Cancels Over Gallstones

28th October 2009

Eric Clapton has been forced to cancel a show because of gallstones.The legendary singer has pulled out of this week's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 25th anniversary concert in New York - which would...

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U2 Rock Web

27th October 2009

Nearly seven million people went online to watch U2 live in concert yesterday (26.10.09).The Irish band became one of the first major groups to stream an entire show live on the internet for free when...

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Fascinating Fact 8232

27th October 2009

More than 2.5 million U2 fans hit the web to watch the rockers' Pasadena Rose Bowl concert YouTube.com on Sunday (26Oct09).

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Gallstones Force Clapton Out Of Hall Of Fame Gig

27th October 2009

ERIC CLAPTON has been forced to pull out of a star-studded line-up at the 25th anniversary of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame concert to undergo a "minor medical procedure" to combat gallstones.The legendary...

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U2'S Disappointing Album

27th October 2009

Bono is disappointed with U2's last album.The Irish rocker has revealed the band - also made of The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen, Jr. - are unhappy with the lack of hit records from...

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The Things They Say 13879

26th October 2009

"We’ve broken a lot of attendance records, usually ones we’ve set ourselves." U2 manager PAUL MCGUINNESS on the huge demand for tickets to see the band on their 360 tour. The show will set attendance...

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Fascinating Fact 8225

26th October 2009

COLIN FARRELL, EWAN MCGREGOR, PARIS HILTON and CINDY CRAWFORD were among the celebrities who joined 96,000 fans for U2's record-breaking concert at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena on Sunday night (25Oct09).

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Fascinating Fact 8224

26th October 2009

SLASH joined the BLACK EYED PEAS for a rendition of GUNS N' ROSES anthem SWEET CHILD O' MINE prior to U2's record-breaking concert at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California on Sunday night (25Oct09).

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Tritt Sued By Tour Bosses

26th October 2009

Country star TRAVIS TRITT owes tour company bosses more than $400,000 (GBP267,000) according to a new lawsuit filed at Manhattan Federal Court in New York.The singer is accused of failing to pay the huge sum...

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Best Band Muse

26th October 2009

Muse have been named Best Act In The World Today - but were unable to celebrate the accolade.The Devonshire trio were bestowed the honour at the Q Awards in London today (26.10.09) but were forced...

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Pop Beats Rock At Q Awards

26th October 2009

LADY GAGA and LILY ALLEN triumphed at the Q Awards in the U.K. on Monday (26Oct09), shocking guests at the traditionally rock-based event.Gaga's promo for Just Dance took the Video of the Year honour while...

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Bono Disappointed By Recent Record Sales

26th October 2009

U2 frontman BONO was disappointed by the relatively poor sales of the band's last album NO LINE ON THE HORIZON, insisting the record was too "challenging" for fans.Despite selling more than one million copies following...

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Run Dmc: The Musical?

23rd October 2009

Run DMC are in talks to turn their story into a Broadway musical.The two surviving members of the pioneering hip-hop group - Reverend Run and DMC - have met with a Hollywood producer to discuss...

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Williams Lands Brits Top Honour

23rd October 2009

ROBBIE WILLIAMS has been given a comeback boost - he'll be awarded the Outstanding Contribution to Music prize at next year's (10) Brit Awards in London.The former Take That star, who has won more Brits...

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Davies To Join Metallica

22nd October 2009

METALLICA have landed another big name bandmate for their upcoming Rock & Roll Hall of Fame show - THE KINKS' RAY DAVIES has signed up to perform with the heavy rockers.Ozzy Osbourne has already agreed...

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Osbourne Joins Metallica

21st October 2009

BLACK SABBATH star OZZY OSBOURNE is set to join METALLICA for the rockers' upcoming concert in New York to celebrate 25 years of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.The Enter Sandman hitmakers, who were...

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Fascinating Fact 8183

20th October 2009

U2's concert at the Pasadena Rose Bowl in California on 25 October (09) will be streamed live on the internet via YouTube.

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Jack White Praises 'Authentic' Britney

20th October 2009

Jack White thinks Britney Spears is "more authentic" than legendary rockers.The Dead Weather guitarist believes the 'If U Seek Amy' hitmaker is more genuine than some of the world's most respected rock stars, including Bob...

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Bono Praises Obama In Newspaper Article

20th October 2009

Rocker BONO has saluted U.S. leader BARACK OBAMA after his shock Nobel Prize win with an opinion piece in the New York Times.The U2 star applauded the President for his efforts to "rebrand America" in...

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The Things They Say 13794

19th October 2009

"Not only is he an amazing singer and artist, but he dedicates his life to helping the less fortunate and to saving lives. He is such an inspiration to me as a philanthropist." PARIS HILTON...

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White Honoured By Irish University

19th October 2009

Rocker JACK WHITE was made an honorary patron of an Irish university in a low-key ceremony on Sunday night (18Oct09).The White Stripes star gave a surprise lecture at Dublin's Trinity College before he was honoured...

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Fascinating Fact 8174

19th October 2009

U2's upcoming show at Pasadena, California's Rose Bowl will be the biggest ever gig at the famous venue - more than 96,000 fans are expected to attend the sold out concert on 25 October (09).

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Boyzone's Tears At Gately Funeral

17th October 2009

RONAN KEATING broke down in tears as he made a moving speech at his tragic bandmate STEPHEN GATELY's funeral on Saturday (17Oct09).Keating and the other surviving members of Boyzone - Shane Lynch, Mikey Graham and...

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Madonna, U2 And Ac/dc Compete For Billboard Touring Awards

16th October 2009

MADONNA, U2 and AC DC are set to win big at this year's (09) Billboard Touring Awards after pulling in huge audience figures during their live shows.The three acts are the finalists in two categories,...

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