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Bono Says He's Just Like Ego Mad Robbie Williams

U2's Bono has always supported Robbie Williams because they've both needed to keep their egos under control.The Irish rocker and the 'Let Me Entertain You' hitmaker have kept a close eye on one another over...

U2 Announce European U2 Experience + Innocence Tour Dates

U2 are set to perform in nine different countries in Europe as part of their upcoming ' U2 eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE Tour'.The Irish rockers' extensive run is due to kick off in Tulsa, Oklahoma on...

Bono Talks About His Near Death Experience In New Short Film 'Liner Notes'

Bono reveals all about U2's latest album 'Songs of Experience' in an eloquent narrative entitled 'Liner Notes'; a short black and white film that explores the thoughts behind each of the songs that he wrote...

Bono Says Music 'Has Gotten Very Girly'

Bono has described the current music scene as “very girly”, adding that “hip-hop is the only place for young male anger at the moment.”The U2 frontman made the comments during an interview with Rolling Stone,...

U2'S New Album 'Changed Massively' When Trump Was Elected

U2 scrapped and re-wrote a lot of their new album 'Songs of Experience' because Donald Trump's election rendered much of it irrelevant.The group - made up of Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen...

U2 Stars Perform On Berlin's U2 Subway Line

U2's Bono and The Edge surprised commuters with an impromptu set on the U2 subway line in Berlin, Germany.The Irish rockers treated 120 lucky competition winners - who applied for tickets through local radio station...

Elton John On Noel Gallagher's Beatles Style

Sir Elton John has told Noel Gallagher his new album reminds him of The Beatles.The former Oasis musician is a guest on the latest edition of the music legend's Beats 1 radio show 'Rocket Hour'...

U2 Announce One-off Live Amazon Music Experience

U2 have announced a new live 24-hour programme with Amazon Music.The Irish rock legends - Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr. - will give fans the chance to look back at their...

Paul Mccartney, Gorillaz, Ryan Adams: What To Look Forward To On Record Store Day 2017

Record Store Day is almost upon us which means all kinds of exclusive and unique releases are coming from the likes of Paul McCartney, U2, Gorillaz and many others. It's an annual celebration of indie...

U2'S New Album Is 'Simplicity' At Its Best

U2's new album is ''simplicity'' at its best.The group - which includes Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr. - are gearing up to release 'Songs of Experience' on December 1 and made...

U2 At The Bbc Announced For December

U2 are to star in a one-off programme on the BBC in December.The hour-long show titled 'U2 At The BBC' will see the Irish rock icons - Bono, The Edge, Larry Mullen and Adam Clayton...

Shawn Mendes Takes Home Four Prizes At 2017 Mtv Europe Music Awards

The 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards took place over the weekend, with some stellar performers and some very well-deserved award recipients. Shawn Mendes was the big winner of the night, taking home four gongs in...

U2'S Manchester Tribute

U2 paid tribute to the victims of the Manchester terrorist attack at a special London concert on Saturday (11.11.17) night.The Irish rockers kicked off their MTV Presents Trafalgar Square gig at the famous landmark by...

David Guetta's Mtv Presents Trafalgar Square Gig

David Guetta will perform 'Dirty Sexy Money' with Charli XCX and French Montana at MTV Presents Trafalgar Square on Saturday (11.11.17).The French superstar DJ and his collaborators have been added to the line-up for the...

U2 Receive Mtv Emas' 2017 Global Icon Prize

U2 will receive this year's Global Icon prize at the MTV European Music Awards (EMAs) on Sunday (12.11.17).Bono and co will celebrate the prestigious accolade with a performance at London's landmark Trafalgar Square on Saturday...

Kendrick Lamar And Kygo On U2'S Songs Of Experience

U2 have teamed up with Kendrick Lamar again for their new album 'Songs of Experience'.The Irish rockers have unveiled the full tracklisting for the eagerly-anticipated follow-up to 2014's 'Songs of Innocence', which reveals Bono and...

Bono Feared For His Life

Bono had a ''major fright'' for his life that shaped U2's new album.The 57-year-old singer confirmed his bandmate The Edge's comments last month that the band's album, 'Songs of Experience' had been delayed after the...

Noel Gallagher Doesn't Need Oasis Reunion

Noel Gallagher insists reforming Oasis would be the ''death'' of him ''as a person''.The 50-year-old rocker has no interest to return to the group - which split in 2009 as a result of tensions between...

U2 Delayed Argentina Show For Football Match

U2 delayed their concert in Argentina on Tuesday night (10.10.17) to allow football fans to watch a crucial World Cup qualifying match. The Irish group put back their 'The Joshua Tree Tour' show at the...

U2 Pay Tribute To New York City With 'You're The Best Thing About Me' Video

At a time of political turmoil, U2 are focusing on the positives aspects of America with a love song to New York City. Their new video for their new album's first single 'You're The Best...

Noel Gallagher Was Hungover As He Met Ireland's President

Noel Gallagher had lunch with Irish President Michael Higgins while he was still nursing a hangover.The 50-year-old star was on tour with rock icons U2 in July when Bono, the band's lead vocalist, arranged for...

Bono's Letters In Song

U2's new album is filled with ''letters'' to Bono's loved ones.The 57-year-old frontman - who has daughters Jordan, 28, and Memphis, 26, and sons Elijah, 18, and six-year-old John with wife Ali - admitted the...

Bono Wants 'Joy' In Music

Bono wants to emulate his musical heroes by bringing ''joy'' into the world.The U2 frontman has cited the likes of The Beatles, Prince and Oasis amongst his favourite artists, and explained how he hopes to...

U2'S Bono Cured Brandon Flowers' Writer's Block

Brandon Flowers went to Bono for advice on writer's block.The Killers frontman had a dry spell when writing lyrics for the band's new record 'Wonderful Wonderful', which was ''frustrating'', but after the U2 star suggested...

Bono Thinks Liam Gallagher Is 'Incredible'

Bono still thinks Liam Gallagher is ''incredible'' despite him calling U2 a ''bunch of beige f***s''.The 'Vertigo' hitmaker has nothing but kind words to say about the former Oasis frontman, although the same can not...

'You're The Best Thing About Me': U2 Drop The Lead Single For 'Songs Of Experience'

Currently on their Joshua Tree 30th anniversary world tour, U2 have just launched a soaring brand new single entitled 'You're The Best Thing About Me' along with a lyric video, as they prepare to unveil...

U2 Unveil Two Songs From Songs Of Experience

U2 unveiled their first new music in three years on Wednesday night (30.08.17).The Irish rockers unveiled a video of them performing new track 'The Blackout' in Amsterdam and revealed it would be the second single...

Why Are Fans Receiving Strange 'Blackout' Letters From U2?

U2 have surprised their fans with a mysterious letter in the mail, which contains certain clues to their next big announcement. Whether or not it's a new album coming remains to be seen, but there...

U2 Send Cryptic Letters To Fans

U2 fans received a cryptic letter teasing news on Monday (21.08.17).The Irish rock band have sent out pieces of paper featuring the words ''Blackout ... It's clear who you are will appear ... U2.com'' and...

Liam Gallagher: Dave Grohl's Ruined It For Musicians

Liam Gallagher thinks Dave Grohl has ''ruined it'' for musicians.The 44-year-old singer believes the Foo Fighters frontman's professionalism and refusal to take time off when he broke his leg after falling off stage two years...

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