Latest U2 News - Page 5

The Fray's Album Inspired By Lethal Weapon

7th March 2012

The Fray got the idea to call their latest album 'Scars & Stories' after watching 'Lethal Weapon 3'.The 'How to Save a Life' hitmakers came to the decision that blemishes are ''sexy'' after watching the...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , ,

The Voice: Kelly Clarkson, Lionel Richie Add Superstar Power

6th March 2012

Now that the five weeks of 'blind auditions' are over, The Voice can really get down to the serious business of finding itself a singing star. The judges have chosen their teams and on last...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Nicki Minaj Confirms Super Bowl Appearance On Twitter

30th January 2012

Nicki Minaj hasn't been able to keep quiet any longer, it seems that the 'Superbass' star WILL be appearing on stage with Madonna when the Queen of Pop takes to the pitch during next weekend's...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Madonna Working To Get Fit For Super Bowl

25th January 2012

Madonna is "working hard" to be fit for her performance at the Super Bowl XLVI Half Time Show next month. The 'Frozen' singer admitted she has suffered some minor injuries lately - including a pulled...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , ,

The Temper Trap Completing Second Album

17th January 2012

The Temper Trap have almost completed their second album. The 'Sweet Disposition' group have been in their home country, Australia, working on new material and hope to have the album released this spring.The band's manager,...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

U2'S Effortless Albums

5th January 2012

U2 make their records in a way so that they sound "like they didn't try too hard".The 'Vertigo' band work meticulously in the studio, but always aim for their albums to sound effortless and full...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , ,

U2 Named Highest Grossing Touring Act

22nd December 2011

U2 had the highest-earning tour of 2011. The 'Sweetest Thing' rockers grossed more than $293 million at 44 concerts, watched by almost three million people, as their record-breaking 360 Degree tour concluded with a string...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Jon Bon Jovi Dead? Rocker Laughs Off Heart Attack Rumors

20th December 2011

Is Jon Bon Jovi dead? No, is the short answer. The internet came alive with rumors that the veteran rocker had died of a heart attack on Monday evening (December 19, 2011), with a fake...

Tagged in this article - ,

Scala & Kolacny Brothers Choir Wow Princess Anne

15th December 2011

Scala & Kolacny Brothers choir were one of the acts to wow Princess Anne at the Royal Variety Performance. The daughter of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip represented her parents at the 99th edition of...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , ,

Madonna To Perform At The Super Bowl

5th December 2011

Madonna has been confirmed to perform at the Super Bowl XLVI Half Time Show in February. The 'Frozen' singer will play during the break in the NFL final, a highly coveted slot which achieves some...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Alicia Keys Scares Bono At 'Keep A Child Alive' Premiere

3rd December 2011

Alicia Keys had U2 frontman Bono 'shaking' in his boots when the two superstars met at the premiere of Showtime documentary 'Keep a Child Alive'. Also famous for her humanitarian activities, Alicia Keys has spoken...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Bono Annoyed By Own Voice

1st December 2011

Bono's voice "annoys" him.The U2 frontman can't bring himself to listen to his group's earlier hits because he thinks he sounds "like a girl" when he sings on them.He told TV talk show host Ellen...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Bono Was Scared Of Alicia Keys

30th November 2011

Bono was "terrified" of Alicia Keys when he first met her.The U2 frontman admires the singer's "lioness energy" but was "shaking in his boots" when they first met when they recorded a charity cover of...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , ,

Robin Williams Mistaken For Bono

26th November 2011

Robin Williams often gets mistaken for Bono by drunk fans. The 60-year-old actor was recently approached by a man in Paris who thought he was the 51-year-old U2 singer, but it only happens when people...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Rihanna Throwing Thanksgiving Meal For Crew

24th November 2011

Rihanna is hosting a huge Thanksgiving meal for her band and crew in Dublin, Ireland, tonight (24.11.11).The 'We Found Love' singer is in the city for the latest date of her 'Loud Tour' and because...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Sir Mick Jagger The Hardest Ever Guest Vocalist

21st November 2011 asked for Sir Mick Jagger to appear on his new single as he thought it would "never be possible".The Black Eyed Peas singer was tired of being asked of who would guest on his...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , ,

Florence Welch Taught Dance Moves By Bono

15th November 2011

Florence Welch was taught how to dance in high heeled shoes by Bono from U2. The Florence + the Machine singer supported the Irish 'One' rockers on part of their North American tour earlier this...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Bono Understands Why He's Unpopular

30th October 2011

Bono understands why people hate him.The U2 singer - who is also known for his political campaigning - believes the reasons why he and the band are unpopular are the same things that make them...

Tagged in this article - , ,

U2 Hated Living With Bono

30th October 2011

Bono "drove mad" his U2 bandmates when they lived together.Three of the 'One' hitmakers - the singer, Larry Mullen Jr. And Adam Clayton - shared a house in Los Angeles in 1987 and while they...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

Bono Taught Lesson By Old Pals

29th October 2011

Bono's friends trashed his car to make him "lighten up".The U2 frontman thinks the band got "too straight" following their initial surge to fame in the 1980s and his old pals decided to teach him...

Tagged in this article - , ,

U2 Not Capable Of 'Meaningful' Album

26th October 2011

Bono doesn't think U2 are capable of creating a "meaningful" new album.The lead singer of the 'Even Better Than The Real Thing' rockers - who are set to re-release their 1991 album 'Achtung Baby' -...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Coldplay Named Best Act At The Q Awards

24th October 2011

Coldplay have been named Best Act in the World Today.The 'Mylo Xyloto' band beat off competition from the likes of Muse, Arcade Fire, Kasabian, Arctic Monkeys and U2 to take the coveted honour at this...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Florence Welch Got Music Lessons From Bono

24th October 2011

U2 frontman Bono gave Florence Welch advice on how to perform in high heels. The Florence and the Machine singer revealed the diminutive Irishman was happy to help her when she supported the band on...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Noel Gallagher Wants Liam Cut-out

21st October 2011

Noel Gallagher is planning to take a cardboard cut-out of his estranged brother Liam on tour with him. The 'If I Had a Gun' singer hasn't spoken to his sibling since a bitter fall out...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

Lady Gaga's Marilyn Monroe Moment

16th October 2011

Lady Gaga had her "first real Marilyn Monroe moment" when she performed at the 10th anniversary of Bill Clinton's foundation last night (15.10.11).The 'Born This Way' hitmaker sported a wavy blonde hairstyle and red lips...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , ,

Kasabian Want To Headline Glastonbury

28th September 2011

Kasabian want to headline Glastonbury in 2013. The 'Days are Forgotten' rockers' ultimate goal would be to headline the festival - one of the biggest in Europe, held in Southern England - when it returns...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Liam Gallagher Now Warms Up Before Shows

27th September 2011

Liam Gallagher says cancelling gigs is like "getting your d**k cut off".The Beady Eye rocker says he has learned to take more care of his voice as he has gotten older because he hates having...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

Kasabian Blast U2 Fans

27th September 2011

Kasabian have blasted U2 fans, calling them "cardboard cut-outs". The band's singer, Tom Meighan, claims their support slots during the 'Elevation' rockers' 360 Degree tour in Italy and Germany last year were their "worst ever"...

Tagged in this article - , ,

Beyonce Battling U2 For UK Festival Awards Crown

16th September 2011

Beyonce, U2, Foo Fighters and Muse are battling it out to be named Headliner of the Year at the UK Festival Awards.All acts who headlined festivals in the UK in 2011 are in the running...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Stella Mccartney Turns 40 With Star-studded Bash

15th September 2011

Stella McCartney celebrated her 40th birthday with a star-studded party last night (13.09.11).The fashion designer - daughter of Beatles legend Sir Paul McCartney and his late wife Linda - held the bash at exclusive London...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , ,