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Rihanna Sings Marley's Redemption Song For Haiti

RIHANNA performed BOB MARLEY's uplifting REDEMPTION SONG on OPRAH in America on Wednesday (20Jan10) and dedicated the tune to the people of Haiti.The singer agreed to appear on the TV show as part of an...

Celine Dion Is The Ultimate Performer Of The Last Decade

CELINE DION has emerged as the new century's top performer after beating KENNY CHESNEY and the DAVE MATTHEWS BAND to the top of America's Ultimate Top 10 list.Created by combining artists’ album sales revenue with...

Eno: 'Bono Is Hated In Britain'

Legendary producer BRIAN ENO is convinced U2 frontman BONO is "hated" in Britain, because the public can't stand seeing a pop star meddle in international affairs.The Irish rocker is well known for his humanitarian work...

Jay-z And Bono Team Up To Record Haiti Song

Hip-hop star JAY-Z and U2 rocker BONO have teamed up to record a song about Haiti to raise money for relief efforts in the earthquake-ravaged country.The unlikely duo came together after producer Swizz Beatz approached...

Bono Cried Over Cohen

Bono cried when he went to a Leonard Cohen show.The U2 frontman found himself in tears when he watched the 75-year-old folk singer in Monte Carlo because he was amazed by his talent.Bono, 49, said:...

No Glastonbury For Green Day

GREEN DAY have joined the ROLLING STONES among the acts that won't be performing at England's Glastonbury festival this summer (Jun10).Event organiser Emily Eavis has dismissed reports the punk trio will join U2 among the...

The Edge Blasts Collaborations

U2 guitarist The Edge has said he hates jamming. The 48-year-old musician - real name David Howell Evans - claims that he tries to "avoid" situations where he has to play with other guitarists. He...

U2 Star Clayton Investigates Assistant Over 'Missing Millions'

U2 star ADAM CLAYTON is taking legal action against his former personal assistant over allegations she siphoned off money from his multi-million dollar fortune to fund a lavish lifestyle for herself.The bassist has secured a...

Timberlake Named Top Charity Earner

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE has beaten tireless campaigners BONO and MADONNA to top a new list of celebrity philanthropists.The SexyBack singer's continued work for the Shriners Hospital for Children has an annual impact of more than $9...

U2 & Mccartney Up For Golden Globes Best Song

U2 and PAUL MCCARTNEY will battle for a Best Original Song Golden Globe for their film tunes in January (10).U2's Winter from drama Brothers was nominated for the top prize along with MCCartney's tune from...

Kasabian: The Movie

Kasabian want Quentin Tarantino to make a movie about them.The 'Pulp Fiction' director became a fan of the British band after actress Rosario Dawson played him the song 'West Ryder Silver Bullet', from the album...

Rihanna's Glastonbury Ambition

RIHANNA wants to follow in the footsteps of her mentor JAY-Z and headline iconic British rock festival Glastonbury.The Empire State of Mind hitmaker broke down boundaries by performing at the event in 2008, controversially becoming...

Eno Tried To Wipe U2 Hit

Legendary producer BRIAN ENO hated U2's iconic song WHERE THE STREETS HAVE NO NAME so much, he tried to erase it in the recording studio.The track, from the band's 1987 album Joshua Tree, went on...

U2 Top Rolling Stone 2009 Polls

U2's NO LINE ON THE HORIZON has topped Rolling Stone magazine's Best Albums of 2009 poll.The release beat Bruce Springsteen's Working on a Dream, Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix by Phoenix and Jay-Z's The Blueprint 3. Meanwhile,...

Gaga Teams Up With Bono To Fight Aids

LADY GAGA has joined forces with BONO to help combat AIDS - she's designed her own set of headphones to raise funds for his RED campaign.The U2 frontman launched the charity product range in 2006,...

'Overpaid' Bono

Bono thinks he is "overpaid".The U2 rocker - who is worth an estimated £400 million - says he devotes so much of his time to charitable projects because he believes he has more money than...

Wyclef Was A U2 Fan As A Teen

WYCLEF JEAN almost became a rocker instead of a rapper, after becoming obsessed with U2 as a teenager growing up in New York.The former Fugees star moved to Brooklyn from his native Haiti when he...

U2 Fined For Noisy Shows

U2 have incurred $53,000 (£33,125) for breaching noise regulations during three concerts in their native Ireland earlier this year (09).The group played to thousands of fans at Dublin's Croke Park in July (09) but residents...

Fussy Franklin Threatened To Pull Out Of Hall Of Fame Show Over Air Issue

Soul diva ARETHA FRANKLIN threatened to pull out of her planned performance at the recent Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 25th anniversary tribute - if organisers couldn't promise to shut off all ventilation at...

Outrage Over U2 Berlin Wall Concert

U2 fans are outraged over plans to restrict the view of the band's free concert in Berlin, Germany - after organisers decided to limit the number of people allowed to catch a glimpse of the...

Smith, U2 And Michael Honour Ross At Industry Awards

GEORGE MICHAEL was on hand to present British broadcasting favourite JONATHAN ROSS with a special award on Monday (02Nov09) in recognition of his commitment to the music industry.TV chatshow host Ross was honoured with the...

Jagger Joins U2 On Stage At Hall Of Fame Show

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...

Wonder Sobs During Jackson Tribute At Hall Of Fame Show

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...

Osbourne Joins Metallica

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...

Jack White Praises 'Authentic' Britney

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...

Bono Praises Obama In Newspaper Article

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...

U2 Want Rock Band Game

U2 want to release a 'Rock Band' video game like their idols The Beatles.Bass player Adam Clayton has revealed he and his bandmates - singer Bono, guitarist The Edge and drummer Larry Mullen, Jr. -...

U2 Want A Video Game

Rock icons U2 are desperate to follow in the footsteps of THE BEATLES and METALLICA and land their own video game.Bassist Adam Clayton admits he and his bandmates are impressed with the recently-released The Beatles:...

Muse Grounded By U2

Muse find supporting U2 "grounding".The 'Plug In Baby' rockers - who have won a string of awards for their spectacular live shows - think spending three weeks as opening act for the Irish megastars will...

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