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Sharon Osbourne Blasts U2'S New Record

Sharon Osbourne claims that U2's music is so mediocre that they have to give it away for free.The former 'X Factor' judge has hit out at the latest material from the band - which has...

Liam Neeson Writing Script With Bono

Liam Neeson is writing a movie script with Bono.The actor has been working with the U2 singer on the story for the last ''six years'' and he is very excited about the project.Neeson revealed: ''We...

U2 Criticised For Devaluing Music

U2 have been blasted for ''devaluing music'' by giving away their new album.The 'One' rockers' decision to make their 'Songs of Innocence' LP free on iTunes has been criticised by the Entertainment Retailers Association (ERA)...

Want To Know How To Remove U2'S 'Songs Of Innocence' From Itunes?

Apple has launched a tool to help iTunes users remove U2's new album Songs of Innocence, which was made available as a free download following a product launch event in California on Tuesday (September 9).U2...

U2'S Back Catalogue Gets Sales Bump After Surprise Album Release

Rockers U2 have seen an unexpected sales bump of their music catalogue despite mediocre download figures for their new album.The Beautiful Day hitmakers made a groundbreaking move last Tuesday (09Sep14) when they teamed up with...

U2 Unleashes Its New Album For Free. For Some.

It was announced today that Irish superband U2’s latest studio album, Songs of Innocence, will be released through Island Records on October 13. However, for U2.com subscribers that simply cannot wait that long, and for...

U2'S 'Iphone' Album 'Songs Of Innocence' Is "Kind Of Mindblowing"

Ok, so the stamp of approval in the headline comes from Bono himself, though take nothing away from U2 and their deal to release Songs of Innocence - their first album in 5 years -...

U2 Give Away Album For Free

U2 are giving away their 13th studio album for free. The Irish rockers - made up of Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr - have made their latest offering 'Songs Of Innocence'...

Pharrell Williams Loves British Rain

Pharrell Williams loves British weather and claimed it helps create ''special'' music.The 'Happy' hitmaker - who appeared at the Nordoff Robbins O2 Silver Clefs Awards yesterday (04.07.14) - doesn't mind the rain in the UK...

Bono's Star-studded Birthday Bash

Bono celebrated his 54th birthday with a star-studded party on May 10.The U2 frontman invited everyone from Pharrell Williams to Jared Leto to help him mark the special day with a giant houseparty at the...

Rich Musician Paul Mccartney

Sir Paul McCartney, U2, Sir Elton John, and Simon Cowell are among the wealthiest people in music.The Beatles legend has scored fourth place in The Sunday Times' annual Rich List's Musician's list with a staggering...

George Clooney Throws Engagement Party

George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin enjoyed an engagement party at the weekend.The 'Monuments Men' actor - who proposed to the human rights lawyer at home last month - and his new fiancee were joined by...

Adam Clayton Was 'Out Of Control' Before Rehab

Adam Clayton credits Eric Clapton for his decision to seek treatment in rehab.The U2 rocker, who has struggled with depression since he was a teenager, admits that his addiction to alcohol took a serious toll...

Chris Martin Works Hard On Image

Chris Martin has to ''work really hard'' not to ''be a d**k''.The Coldplay singer admits it can be difficult being an arena rock frontman as ''only about 20 other people do'' it, and he has...

Bono Has Family Prayers In Bed

Bono and his family hold impromptu prayer sessions in their bed.The U2 singer gathers with wife Ali Hewson and their children Jordan, 24, Eve, 21, Elijah, 14, and John, 12, to ask for help for...

Coldplay To Release Another Album Next Year

Coldplay are planning to release another album next year. The 'Paradise' hitmakers, whose new record 'Ghost Stories' will be released next month and is a departure from their usual sound, are reportedly planning a more...

U2 Postpone New Album And Tour Until 2015

U2 fans have received some bad news news!The Irish rock band have had to cancel plans of releasing a new album and embarking on a new tour due to not being able to find enough...

U2 Album Won't Be Released Until 2015

U2 won't release a new album until next year.Although the band have performed live - appearing at The Oscars, The Golden Globes and on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' - and debuted two new...

U2 Album Won't Be Released Until 2015

U2 won't release a new album until next year.Although the band have performed live - appearing at The Oscars, The Golden Globes and on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' - and debuted two new...

Oscar Producers Zadan And Meron Tease Some Of This Year's Biggest Moments

Oscar producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron made a controversial hit out of the Oscars last year, but they might be on thin ice this time. Getting Seth McFarlane to host anything is a risky...

Jimmy Fallon Makes Tonight Show Debut

Robert DeNiro, Lady Gaga, Lindsay Lohan and Mariah Carey were among the surprise guests on Jimmy Fallon's debut 'Tonight Show' last night (17.02.14).The former 'Saturday Night Live' star anchored his first show from New York...

U2 To Perform At Oscars

U2 are to perform at the Oscars next month.The Irish rock band will perform their track 'Ordinary Love,' which is nominated for best Original Song, at the ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles...

Bono Wants Interactive Albums

Bono plans for U2's albums to be ''interactive''.The 'One' rocker is concerned about the decline in record sales over the years but thinks the key to revitalising the format is to make artwork important again...

U2 Will Perform At The Oscars

U2 are set to perform at the Oscars next month.The Irish rockers will take to the stage to perform their track 'Ordinary Love,' which is nominated for best Original Song, at the ceremony at the...

U2 Album Inspired By Krautrock

U2's new album was inspired by krautrockers Neu!.The 'Vertigo' hitmakers unleashed their new single 'Invisible' during the commercials for the Super Bowl at the weekend and guitarist The Edge has revealed the band listened to...

Pharrell Williams To Perform At Oscars

Pharrell Williams will perform his Oscar-nominated song 'Happy' at this year's Academy Awards.The track, which is the anthem for animated film 'Despicable Me 2', is up for a Best Original Song at the awards on...

U2 Defy "Irrelevance" With 'Invisible' Exposure At Super Bowl

U2 gained maximum visibility at last Sunday's Super Bowl where the rockers debuted new single 'Invisible' to raise money for the charitable Red campaign in association with Bank of America. The track, which appeared on...

Bono: 'U2 Are Becoming Irrelevant'

Bono thinks U2 are becoming irrelevant. The 'Invisible' rocker admitted that it has become harder for his band to remain significant in the music industry as they grow older, because the personal experiences they depict...

U2 Use Superbowl Halftime Commercial Slot To Unveil New Charity Single 'Invisible.'

U2 have unveiled their new single ‘Invisible’ with a halftime commercial at last night’s Superbowl. The single sees the band team up with the Bank of America and the (RED) Foundation to raise money for...

Bob Dylan Dominates Super Bowl Ads

Bob Dylan was used in two commercials during the Super Bowl last night (02.02.14). The 72-year-old musician appeared in an advert for the Chrysler 200, and also allowed the makers of low-fat yoghurt Chobani to...

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There's a lot to look forward for Wireless' 10th anniversary event.

Owner Of Anti-Kanye Glastonbury Flag Responds To Lily Allen

The pop star burned part of the flag after she spotted it walking round the Glastonbury camp site.

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Lionel Richie On Course For Number One Album After Glastonbury Show

Soul legend Lionel Richie could be headed back to the top of the charts, with the news...

Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner divorce 'best thing for family'

The Hollywood duo - who have children Violet, nine, Seraphina, six, and Samuel...

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