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U2'S Bono Makes Up U2 Lyrics

Bono makes up the lyrics to most of U2's songs. The Irish rock band's frontman has confessed that when he's on stage he changes the words to their biggest hits as he goes along as...

Bono Meets Up With Justin Trudeau For Drinks Date - Report

According to The New York Post, the rock star activist met up with the politician on Wednesday (15Mar17) at New York City restaurant The Spotted Pig. "They arrived at 11 p.m. and took...

Recovering Addict Adam Clayton To Be Honoured With Stevie Ray Vaughan Award

The rocker will receive the Stevie Ray Vaughan Award at the MusiCares charity's 13th annual MAP Fund Benefit Concert in New York in June (17). Adam is being feted for his "dedication...

Bono Enjoys Power Lunch With The Obamas In New York City

The singer dined with the political power couple at the Upland restaurant on Park Avenue in the upscale Flatiron neighbourhood, and according to People magazine, the trio enjoyed a casual lunch in the eatery's basement...

U2 Celebrate 'The Joshua Tree' 30th Anniversary With Special Re-release

To coincide with their previously announced world tour which kicks off in May 2017, U2 will be celebrating the 30th anniversary of their seminal 1987 album 'The Joshua Tree' with a special edition re-release featuring...

U2 Sued For Plagiarism By British Singer-songwriter Over 'The Fly'

A British singer-songwriter has slapped rock giants U2 with a plagiarism lawsuit over their classic track ‘The Fly’, claiming the band used elements of his own song.In a court case filed in Manhattan federal court...

The Chainsmokers Bring Out Chris Martin's Inner 'Raver'

The Chainsmokers have brought out Chris Martin's inner ''raver''.The chart-topping electronic dance duo - comprised of pals Alex Pall and Drew Taggart - teamed up with the Coldplay frontman on their duet 'Something Just Like...

U2 Sued By Songwriter For Allegedly Stealing The Fly Tune

Rose filed a lawsuit in Manhattan federal court on Monday (27Feb17) against the Irish band - Bono and bandmates the Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr. - and Island Records, claiming the group never...

Bono Thanks U.s. Vice President For Aids Relief Support

Pence has been under attack in America ever since Donald Trump picked him as his running mate last year (16), but he took time out of his political duties at the Munich Security...

Adele Banked Over £500,000 Each Night Of Her Tour

The 28-year-old singer performed 107 dates in countries around Europe and America between February and December 2016. And According to new accounts filed for Adele's firm Remedy Touring obtained by The Sun newspaper, the singer's...

Imelda May Would Collaborate With U2 If Pal Bono Asks Her

Imelda May would love to collaborate with U2 - but only if she is asked by the band.The 42-year-old singer received a lot of support throughout the recording process of her fifth studio album from...

Adam Clayton: 'I Didn't Enjoy 1987 Joshua Tree Tour'

The Irish group has announced plans to perform the album in its entirety to mark The Joshua Tree's 30th anniversary, and the bassist is glad he gets another chance to play the tracks...

Brian Eno Bored By Legendary Rock Past

In a confrontational interview with The Guardian, the 68-year-old former Roxy Music star, who as a producer worked with the likes of David Bowie, Talking Heads and U2, revealed he has grown fed...

U2 Struggling With Song Selection

U2 admit choosing songs for their album is an ''ordeal''.The 'One' rockers have been working hard on the follow-up to 2014's 'Songs of Innocence' and though they are not short of material, it will be...

Adam Clayton: 'Music Can No Longer Change Politics'

The Irish band, fronted by activist rock star Bono, have often melded politics with their music and notably addressed armed conflict in Northern Ireland with their 1983 hit Sunday Bloody Sunday. More...

U2 Extend Their The Joshua Tree Tour

U2 have extended their 'The Joshua Tree' tour. The Irish rock band, which is now comprised of Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton, Larry Mullen Junior, have added a second date to the UK leg of...

U2 Are Delaying Their New Album's Release Because Of Donald Trump

U2 have announced that they are delaying the release of their upcoming album following the surprise victory of Donald Trump, claiming that they’ll have to revise certain tracks on the new record as “the world...

U2 Delayed New Album Due To Donald Trump's Election Win

The band's guitarist The Edge, real name David Howell Evans, said that the band were putting the finishing touches to a new album, titled Songs of Experience, when the controversial billionaire's shock win...

Liam Gallagher Blasts Noel For 'Brown Nosing U2'

Liam Gallagher has blasted his brother Noel Gallagher for ''brown nosing'' U2.The 49-year-old guitarist was announced as the main support act to the Irish rock band on their forthcoming 'The Joshua Tree Tour' on Monday...

U2 Embarking On The Joshua Tree 30th Anniversary Tour

Containing hits like With Or Without You, I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For and Where The Streets Have No Name, The Joshua Tree earned huge critical acclaim and topped charts around...

U2 Re-visit 'The Joshua Tree' With Nostalgic 30th Anniversary Tour

U2 are re-visiting their landmark 1987 album 'The Joshua Tree' this summer with their 30th anniversary 'U2: The Joshua Tree Tour 2017' which will see them perform the album in full over a series of...

U2 Announce The Joshua Tree Tour 2017

U2 have confirmed the dates for 'The Joshua Tree Tour 2017'.The legendary Irish rock group - comprised of Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr. - will perform a number of shows to...

U2'S Bono Guided Imelda May On What Songs Should Be On Her Lp

U2's Bono advised Imelda May on which songs shouldn't be on her forthcoming record.The 42-year-old singer received a lot of support throughout the recording process of her fifth studio album from the 'With or Without...

Bono Receives 'Ridiculous' Man Of The Year Award

Bono admitted it was ''ridiculous'' to be given Glamour's first Man of the Year award as he was on stage accepting the prize. The U2 frontman was awarded the gong at Glamour's Women of the...

The Edge Surprises Dublin Students At Graduation Ceremony

The guitarist stunned students at the British & Irish Modern Music Institute Class of 2016 celebration last Thursday (03Nov16), when he took to the stage to deliver the commencement speech, in which he...

Robbie Williams Wants U2 Collaboration

Robbie Williams wants to collaborate with U2.The 'Party Like A Russian' singer has revealed he would be keen to record with the 'With or Without You' hitmakers or with former One Direction star Niall Horan.He...

Muse And U2 Top Q Awards Winners

Matt Bellamy's band was named Best Act in the World Today, triumphing over U2, Coldplay, The 1975, and Biffy Clyro, while the Irish musicians emerged victorious at the London ceremony as Best Live...

Bono To Be Honoured At Women Of The Year Awards

Bono has been named one of Glamour magazine's Women of the Year.The U2 frontman has been recognised by the glossy publication in honour of his humanitarian work, including the 'Poverty Is Sexist' campaign, which aims...

Bono Becomes The First Man To Be Included In Glamour's Women Of The Year List

U2 frontman and long-time humanitarian campaigner Bono has been given the honour of being the first man to ever make Glamour magazine’s annual list of Women of the Year.The mag’s prestigious list has always attempted...

Bono Named U.s. Glamour Magazine's First Man Of The Year

Executives at the American women's monthly have been honouring females since their Women of the Year awards launched in 1990, and have now decided to include a male prize in their annual ceremony....

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