Latest U2 News


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....

Rod Stewart's Old Lamborghini Sells At Auction

The rocker owned the 1965 supercar for a few years before selling it on and now the upgraded motor - complete with new bodywork, brakes and suspension - sold for for $1.1 million...

U2 Pen Farewell Track To Beloved Irish Radio Station

Dublin-based TXFM began blasting out rock tunes to its audience across Ireland in 1996, when it was known as Phantom FM, but went off the air on Wednesday (26Oct16) due to financial problems....

Bruce Springsteen Is A Fan Of Kanye West

Bruce Springsteen is a huge fan of Kanye West. The 'Born In The USA' hitmaker has admitted he ''likes'' the 'Famous' rapper because he makes ''creative, amazing records'', and the 66-year-old rocker has also credited...

Miley Cyrus Surprises With Billy Idol Duet

The 23-year-old pop star joined the British veteran on stage at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Friday (23Sep16) for a special performance of Idol's 1983 hit Rebel Yell. The 60-year-old...

Shania Twain Signs To Madonna's Maverick Label

The Maverick boss will co-manage the country superstar's career following her hit run of shows in Las Vegas alongside partners Scott Rodger and Veronica Berti. The trio has also snapped up blind...

Bono: 'America, Don't Elect Donald Trump As Your Next Leader'

The property tycoon will fight for the U.S. presidency against Democrat Hillary Clinton, and the rocker fears what will become of the country if Trump gets elected. "America is, like, the best...

Bono Joins Africa's Richest Man In Nigerian Refugee Camp Visit

The 56-year-old rocker and the Nigerian commodities billionaire toured the camp, which houses many of the 2.3 million people left homeless following raids by feared African Islamist extremist group Boko Haram. Bono,...

Garth Brooks Has U2'S Touring Record In His Sights

The singer ended his self-imposed retirement in 2014 and launched a world tour with his wife Trisha Yearwood, and fans have been flocking to see him live. Since the first date in...

Bono Caught Up In Bastille Day Horror - Report

The U2 frontman was reportedly enjoying an evening with friends on the terrace of upmarket restaurant La Petite Maison when suspect Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel drove a lorry into the crowd watching a firework...

Bono Surprises Hometown Crowd At Bruce Springsteen Concert

The Born to Run star played his second of two shows at Croke Park in Ireland on Sunday, and the over 80,000 fans in the stadium went wild when the U2 frontman joined...

U2'S The Edge Performs At The Sistine Chapel

The Irish band's lead guitarist, whose real name is David Evans, sang four songs on Saturday night (30Apr16) for about 200 participants of a conference on regenerative medicine, which took place inside the Vatican in...

Bono Pays Tribute To Missing African Girls Onstage At Lupita Nyongo's Play

The show centres around a group of captive wives of a rebel officer in the Liberian Civil War, and 12 Years a Slave star Nyong'o portrays a semi-literate 15-year-old who becomes the fourth...

Bono: 'Gospel Singers Should Sing About Personal Struggles And Marriage Failures'

The U2 singer feels Christian music is lacking a little personal truth and accuses performers of glossing over real-life problems and politics in their messages to the Lord. In a new chat...

The Edge Supported By U2 At Father's Funeral

John Garvin Evans died on Saturday (16Apr16) at the Bons Secours Hospital in Dublin, following "a long and courageous battle with illness", according to a family notice published on The Irish Times website....

The Edge Mourning Loss Of Father

John Garvin Evans died on Saturday at the Bons Secours Hospital in Dublin, Ireland following "a long and courageous battle with illness", according to a family notice published on The Irish Times website...

U2 To Receive Top Honour

The rockers will be feted for their impact on popular culture and commitment to social causes. The honour, which will be given to Bono and his bandmates during the awards show in...

Bono: 'The Sky Is A Lot Darker Without David Bowie'

The U2 frontman was good friends with the late singer, who lost his battle with cancer on 10 January (16), and he has shared his memories of the 69-year-old in the latest issue of Rolling...

Adele Leads Brit Award Nominations

The soulful superstar's comeback hit Hello will compete for British Single and British Artist Video of the Year, while her record-breaking 25 release is in the running for British Album of the Year....

Taylor Swift Lands 2015'S Top Tour

The pop superstar kicked off The 1989 World Tour in Japan in May (15), and visited locations including the U.K., North America and China before wrapping the shows in Australia on 12 December...

Eagles Of Death Metal Star Jesse Hughes May Have Been Target Of Bataclan Terror Attack

Hughes and his bandmates managed to get off the stage unhurt as the gunmen opened fire, killing 89 people, and now it has emerged the singer may have been a main target of...

Bono Recruits Hozier And The Script To Busk For Charity

The U2 frontman has made it a tradition to perform in the city on the night before Christmas since 2009, but he was forced to skip last year (14), because he was recovering...

Eagles Of Death Metal Announce Paris Return In Touring Plans

In the wake of the atrocity at the city's Bataclan theatre, in which 89 people were killed, the band abandoned its Nos Amis tour, cancelling concerts in a number of European venues....

The Edge Wins Approval For Major Property Development In Malibu

U2 guitar player The Edge has won approval to construct five massive hilltop mansions in Malibu, California, concluding a long-running dispute with nearby residents and environmentalists concerned about the impact on wildlife.The musician, whose real...

U2
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.