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U2 Add More Dates to 2015 Tour

Montreal, Chicago, Boston and New York each get a new pair of shows.

12/09/2014

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Bruce Springsteen & Chris Martin Play Bono, Join U2 at World AIDS Day Concert: Watch

Kanye West and Carrie Underwood also performed—though not with U2.

12/02/2014

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Watch Bono’s Ebola PSA with Will Ferrell, Ellie Goulding, Ben Affleck, and More

The somber PSA features a plethora of famous faces, including Matt Damon, Thandie Newton, Connie Britton and Morgan Freeman.

11/20/2014

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Watch One Direction, Sam Smith, Ellie Goulding, Bono & More Perform ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas?’ For Band Aid 30

Nearly every British artist ever gathered together this weekend to re-record the holiday classic, “Do They Know It’s Christmas?” in honor of the charity single’s 30th anniversary. That is, except for Adele.

11/17/2014

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Bono Injures Hand in Bicycle Accident, U2 Cancel ‘Tonight Show’ Residency

The frontman injured his hand after a fall in Central Park.

11/17/2014

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U2 Denies Report Their New Album Will Help Launch iPhone 6

The band has let it be known that they’re not springing their 13th album as part of the upcoming Apple campaign for the next iPhone.

09/05/2014

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Watch U2 Perform ‘Ordinary Love’ at The Oscars

The 2014 Academy Awards are well underway, with several musical performances dotting the filmic night, including, but not limited to, Bette Midler.

03/03/2014

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Bono Teases New U2 Album Release Date, New Single ‘Invisible’

“We’re still working some things out,” Bono said of the group’s thirteenth studio album, which he said was being prepped for a June release date.

01/14/2014

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Watch Bono Cover Daft Punk’s ‘Get Lucky’ With Nile Rodgers

Check out the footage of the U2 singer going in on what Nile Rodgers called the “most influential song of his career.”

11/25/2013

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Bono Remembers Lou Reed in a Touching Eulogy

In his eulogy, Bono recalls the first time he met Reed, on the Amnesty International Conspiracy of Hope tour in 1986. He writes of how he and Reed bonded over poetry, specifically James Joyce. The two would go on form a friendship that involved swapping short-stories by Delmore Schwartz and poems by Seamus Heaney.

11/07/2013

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Listen To U2’s First New Song In Three Years

U2 has a brand new song–their first in three years–but it wasn’t written for their long awaited follow-up to 2009’s ‘No Line On The Horizon.’

10/21/2013

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5 Directions U2 Could Go In For Their New Album

U2 have been working on their 13th studio album, which could see its release by the end of the year. Will they delve into their past to forge into the future? Here are five directions the new U2 album could be going.

06/07/2013

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U2 Sighting In New York City Sparks Album Release Rumors

U2 are finally wrapping up their new album in New York, which has been in the works since their 2009-2011 world tour. It will be their first studio release since 2009’s No Line On The Horizon.

06/04/2013

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Bono Talks Poverty and New U2 Music

Bono appeared on CBS This Morning Thursday (May 16) to talk to host Charlie Rose about activism and music. Bono’s appearance comes on the heels of a new biography, The Frontman: Bono (In the Name of Power) […]

05/17/2013

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Jennifer Hudson, Bono & Stevie Wonder Join Star-Studded 80th Birthday Tribute To Quincy Jones

For over five decades, legendary music producer Quincy Jones has lent his talents to some of the most notable songs and albums in history. To recognize his 80th birthday, Jones was honored by many of […]

04/16/2013

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How U2 Influenced OneRepublic’s Personal New Album

With OneRepublic’s new album, Native (out today), leader Ryan Tedder wanted to show a more personal side of the band. He wanted each song to sound like it was straight from the heart, but written specifically for the fans. […]

03/26/2013

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Bono Becomes Rock’s Richest Star Thanks To Facebook

As Facebook went public today, reports are calculating that Bono’s investment company, Elevation Partners, stands to make up to $1.5 billion off of the IPO.

05/18/2012

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Bono Taken To Monaco Hospital, Denies Heart Scare Rumors

Everyone calm down, Bono’s perfectly fine. The internet was abuzz this past weekend about the [lastfm]U2[/lastfm] frontman’s visit to a French hospital Sunday, with many sources citing his “heart palpitations” as the reason for his […]

08/23/2011

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Bono Declares Himself ‘Robo-Bono’ for U2 Glastonbury Concert

This just in…Bono has revealed himself to actually be a cyborg from the future! No, not really, but his recent surgery has made him stronger and ready to rock with [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]U2[/lastfm] for their massive […]

06/22/2011

Beyonce Receives Billboard Millenium Award And Lots Of Love

From First Lady Michelle Obama to music legend [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Barbra Streisand[/lastfm], there was nothing but praise for [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Beyonce[/lastfm] tonight as she received Billboard’s Millennium Award, honoring the 29-year-old music icon’s 15 years in the […]

05/22/2011

Bono Says New U2 Album Like “Corn Flakes”

Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images Bono had a very interesting way of describing the next [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]U2[/lastfm] album, which the band says is a big departure from their last.

02/16/2011

Bono And The Edge Hit Broadway For Ailing Spider-Man Musical

In the comic books, it’s Spider-Man who swings in to save people… but in real life Bono and The Edge of world-famous super-group [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]U2[/lastfm] will be the ones who may save Spidey!  The Spider-Man […]

01/04/2011

Spider-Man Broadway Musical Delayed

It looks like Spider-Man might not be ready for Broadway… or is it the other way around?  Billboard broke the official word that the ambitious and most likely doomed-to-fail “Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark” Musical […]

12/19/2010

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