Bono, Wonder Woman And The Death Of Cool Girl Feminism

Amy Fallon | Posted 25.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Amy Fallon

Bono seems to have a particular gift for showing up in places where he's not overly welcome. A few years back it was our iTunes libraries after Apple unceremoniously foisted 'Songs of Innocence' upon the unsuspecting ears of millions of their customers. Now, it's atop a glittering stage at the Glamour awards ceremony, following in the footsteps of his illustrious predecessor Caitlyn Jenner, as the magazines ironic choice for 'Woman of the year'. 

Bono Has Inspired Me

Emma Critchley | Posted 08.11.2016 | UK Parents
Emma Critchley

"What are you talking about?" I meant to sound concerned but instead I sounded exasperated. Mr C stood up and walked towards me. He grabbed my hands and clasped them to him. He was clearly starting a midlife crisis early.

Bono Rescued From Restaurant During Nice Terror Attack

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 17.07.2016 | UK
Read More: Bono, UK News

Bono was rescued from a restaurant by anti-terror police during the terror attack in Nice on Thursday. The U2 frontman, 56, was dining on the sea fron...

Review: Idiot Verse by Keaton Henson

Phil Brown | Posted 02.06.2017 | UK Entertainment
Phil Brown

"I am willing to pay due respect to the poetry of George Meredith, of Thomas Hardy, of DH Lawrence as part of their oeuvre, without conceding that it ...

Bono Wants To Assemble A Crack Team Of Comedians To Fight Terror

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.04.2016 | UK

U2 frontman Bono has unveiled his suggestion for an elite squad which he believes can topple terror. Comprising comedians Amy Schumer, Chris Rock and ...

The Waugh Zone November 30, 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Waugh | Posted 30.11.2015 | UK Politics

The five things you need to know on Monday November 30, 2015… 1) MR WHIPPY? Today is a huge, huge day for Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour party...

Latest U2 Product Available Now!

Andy Bush | Posted 07.10.2016 | UK Comedy
Andy Bush

It's the 'Bono Play 2000' - 16 yards of perspex tubing leading to a cozy plastic house filled with the finest bedding - look at Bono's little face - he's loving it: PRICE TBC

Imagine If the International Olympic Committee Spoke Out on Azerbaijan

Naomi Westland | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK Sport
Naomi Westland

As the European Games opened in Baku on Friday with Lady Gaga belting out Imagine from behind a grand piano buried in foliage, it was impossible to know for sure how John Lennon would have felt about his iconic protest song being appropriated by one of the most repressive regimes in Europe. You could take an educated guess though.

Which Rockers Surprised Fans With New York Subway Gig?

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

While buskers are a regular fixture on the subway, you certainly don’t expect to find one of the biggest bands in the world pitched up and begging f...

What's Been The Strangest Pop-Political Pairing?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.04.2015 | UK Entertainment

Ever since Marilyn Monroe flew in and wished JFK a ‘Happy Birthday’, the worlds of politics and show business have been inextricably intertwined. ...

'I May Never Play Guitar Again'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 03.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

U2’s Bono has penned a letter to fans following his bike accident last year, in which he admits that he may never play guitar again. The frontma...

Dapper Laughs, Daily Mail & Other Grovelling Apologies Of 2014

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.12.2014 | UK

Sometimes sorry seems to be the hardest word… So crooned Elton John in 1976, and it turns out he was (mostly) right. 2014 was a year of humb...

Bob Geldof's African Complex

Ronnie Joice | Posted 18.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Ronnie Joice

Here's a wild thought: Could Bob Geldof turn out to become one of Africa's worst enemies despite his original masterstroke of giving a platform to ageing rockers, publicity-hungry pop stars and dubious has-been singers to help promote their all-conquering charitable efforts?

The Grim Extent Of Bono's Injuries Following His Bike Accident Have Been Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

The extent of Bono's injuries following his bicycle accident in New York have been revealed, which the U2 frontman is expected to need 'intensive ther...

All Four Band Aid Videos Synced Together Is Really Quite Something

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 18.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Have you ever wanted to be serenaded by three different Bonos at once? Well, now you can. One YouTube user has synced all four Band Aid videos toge...

Caroline Frost

Band Aid: 'All These Bands Had Been Slagging Each Other Off' | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Band Aid 30 goes on sale today, with Bob Geldof telling everyone, “It doesn’t matter if you don’t like it. Just buy it.” The weekend saw fa...

Stars Arrive To Record Band Aid 30

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 17.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Music’s biggest stars have arrived at a Notting Hill recording studio, to create the Band Aid 30 single, which will raise funds to stop the spread o...

Bono 'Lucky To Be Alive' After Plane Door Falls Off Mid-Air

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 13.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Bono is reportedly “lucky to be alive” after a door fell off his private jet lane while he was in mid-air on Wednesday. SEE MORE: Bono FINALLY...

Is Band Aid 30 On The Way?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 01.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Rumours are rife that Sir Bob Geldof is planning a 30th-anniversary celebration of Band Aid. The Sun reports that the Irish musician and campaigne...

Bono (Finally!) Explains His Ever-Present Sunglasses

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 18.10.2014 | UK Entertainment

Bono has explained the reasoning behind why he’s always seen sporting sunglasses, even indoors, revealing that he has had glaucoma for the past two ...

You Should Have Asked - How Apple Confused U2 With Shakespeare

Neil Gibb | Posted 15.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Neil Gibb

All U2 and Apple needed to do was ask - to invite people to opt in. Then what turned out to be a PR nightmare for Apple could have been a coup. Thanks, U2 fans would have said. The rest of us meanwhile would have nodded in appreciation at the idea, hoping that it would be followed by a similar deal from Megadeath or Michael Buble depending on our tastes.

Bono Apologises For Forcing You To Own His New Album

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 15.10.2014 | UK Tech

Bono has apologised on video for the free album stunt with Apple, blaming a combination of 'fear' and 'megalomania'. The U2 frontman gave the candi...

Thirty Years Ago, a News Video Shocked the World - Here's What We Learned About Famine Since Then

Hans Zomer | Posted 12.12.2014 | UK
Hans Zomer

On 23 October, it will be exactly 30 years since a BBC report alerted the world to a famine in Ethiopia. Michael Buerk's harrowing reports for BBC...

'U2 Gave Their Album Away For Free Because Nobody Wanted It'

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

Sharon Osbourne has hit at out U2, following the release of their free album. The group unveiled their latest collection ‘Songs of Innocence’ l...

The New U2 Album Won't Cost You A Penny

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Entertainment

U2 have surprised fans by releasing their first album in five years, ‘Songs of Innocence’ - and the good news is it won’t cost you a penny to li...