Noel Gallagher pulls a Kanye and disses Taylor Swift and other musos

2015-03-04 14:47

After dissing Taylor Swift's songwriting skills and Maroon 5's tattoos, we think Noel Gallagher is trying to be the new Kanye West.

Bono: I may never play guitar again after crash

2015-01-02 12:48

U2's Bono says he may never play guitar again after cycling accident

U2 announces 19-city tour

2014-12-05 09:05

U2 says it will hit the stage in Vancouver next May to open a 19-city tour, playing indoor arenas after a decade of larger outdoor shows.

Celebs stay silent in PSA on Ebola response

2014-11-19 15:26

Bono, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman and Danai Gurira are among celebrities playing the waiting game in a new online campaign calling for a unified response to Ebola.

Band Aid 30 raises £1m in just five minutes for Ebola!

2014-11-18 20:00

Bob Geldof is "overwhelmed" by the response to Band Aid 30's version of Do They Know It's Christmas Time? , saying they raised £1m in just five minutes.

Bono cheats death as plane loses hatch before landing

2014-11-14 14:49

Bono has cheated death while flying to Berlin after the tailgate of his plane became detached.

Bono has revealed the real reason why he never takes his glasses off!

2014-10-20 18:00

U2 frontman Bono has told Graham Norton that he has been suffering with glaucoma for the last 20 years, but says it is under control.

Bono was too scared to Google his own name!

2014-09-23 20:00

U2 singer Bono admits he's always nervous to Google search his name in case he finds out that lots of people hate him.

U2 releases new album for free in Apple surprise

2014-09-10 09:09

Irish superstars U2 have released their first album in five years for free on Apple's iTunes in a surprise, attention-grabbing step as the tech giant unveiled its latest smartphones.

Motsepe Foundation donates R11m to Aids campaign

2014-01-26 10:05

The Motsepe Foundation has donated R11m to U2 singer Bono's (RED) campaign, which fights HIV/Aids.


Despite free album furor, U2 tops iTunes listening

2015-02-25 15:36

U2 faced such a backlash over its free album that the band apologised, but the band claimed vindication as research showed its music dominated iTunes listening.

South Africans direct and star in new U2 music video

2014-12-09 10:54

South African Bryan Little has directed a music video for U2 featuring Cape Town-based, China-born street artist DALeast.

Bono on the road to recovery following multiple fractures in cycling accident

2014-11-20 21:10

A New York City doctor says U2 singer Bono suffered multiple fractures and had to have two surgeries after his weekend bicycle accident.

Jimmy Fallon proves he doesn't need Bono!

2014-11-19 08:59

Jimmy Fallon tapped into his inner rock star when he performed a U2 hit on The Tonight Show .

Bono needs surgery after bicycle crash just days after he cheats death in aeroplane disaster

2014-11-17 13:34

U2 have been forced to cancel their week-long residency on The Tonight Show after Bono was involved in a bicycle accident.

U2 to release new album in 18 months

2014-10-27 15:44

U2 intend to release their next album, titled Songs of Experience , in 18 months and it will be part of a trilogy of themed LPs.

Bono is really sorry for giving everyone a free U2 album

2014-10-15 12:18

Call it a mix of ego, generosity, self-promotion and insecurity. But Bono is sorry for giving away U2's latest album for free on iTunes accounts.

Apple releases tool to remove free U2 album

2014-09-16 11:37

Some iPhone users are not happy that U2's new album, Songs of Innocence , was automatically added to their iTunes music library, free of charge.

U2 to perform Mandela song at Oscars

2014-02-13 08:47

Irish rock veterans U2 will play their Oscar-nominated song Ordinary Love from the movie Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom at this year's Academy Awards.

Mandela movie praised for Golden Globe win

2014-01-13 15:00

A song by Irish rock group U2 composed for the film Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom has won a Golden Globe award, the film's producer Anant Singh has said in a statement.

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