U2

U2 have released twelve studio albums, sold over 150 million records worldwide
during a career spanning thirty years and collected countless prestigious
awards, including a whopping 22 Grammys, more than any other band. Known for
extravagant and energetic live shows and political activism, the group fronted
by Bono is arguably the biggest band on earth. In 1978, a young ... read more

Archive interview

We trawled through the dusty archives at One Golden Square to find this brilliant bumper-length interview with U2, recorded in 2000 with Chris Evans.Is Adam parking the car? What's Bono's favourite breakfast? Listen and find out.

U2 May Have Scrapped A Danger Mouse-Produced Album

Early in the year, we saw reports that U2 were teaming up with producer Danger Mouse for a full album, one that was expected in April. They teamed up for the 2013 soundtr...
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U2 guitarist The Edge faces protests over a plan to build five mansions on 156 acres in Malibu

Just a week after Bono raised eyebrows for defending Ireland’s controversial tax laws, The Edge is facing a Champagne socialist dilemma all of his own.
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U2 guitarist The Edge faces protests over plan to build five mansions on 156 acres in Malibu

Just a week after Bono raised eyebrows for defending Ireland’s controversial tax laws, The Edge is facing a Champagne socialist dilemma all of his own.
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U2 album stumbles in Billboard chart after free iTunes debut

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - U2's controversial free album on Apple's iTunes had a less than stellar performance once released for commercial sale, coming in at No. 9 in its f...
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Watch U2 Make Their Majestic Jools Holland Debut

The British live-music TV show Later With Jools Holland has been airing on BBC Two since 1992, but U2 have somehow never appeared on the show until the most recent episod...
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U2's Bono reveals why he always wears sunglasses: Glaucoma

Those colored sunglasses U2 frontman Bono always wears? There’s a reason behind them.
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U2's Bono reveals why he always wears sunglasses: Glaucoma


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U2's Bono Reveals Why He Wears Sunglasses

Pop star tells Graham Norton he's suffered from glaucoma for two decades...
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U2's Bono says glaucoma is reason for trademark sunglasses

(Reuters) - U2 frontman Bono has revealed the mystery behind his trademark sunglasses. The Irish rocker has glaucoma.
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Bono Explains Why He’s Always Wearing Sunglasses

Bono has worn goofy-looking sunglasses in just about every public appearance since, say, 1991. And if you’ve felt uncharitable, those sunglasses have been evidence ...
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Bono reveals he always wears sunglasses because of glaucoma

U2 frontman finally explains reason for ever-present dark glasses, even indoors
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The Black Keys’ Patrick Carney Says U2 “Devalued Their Music Completely”

Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney has earned something of a reputation for talking shit on his bands’ various peers, from Jack White to Justin Bieber. This time, th...
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Top songs

The 5 most played U2 songs in the past year.

  • Pride (In The Name Of Love)  481 plays
  • Desire  397 plays
  • Beautiful Day  381 plays
  • Vertigo  360 plays
  • Invisible  360 plays

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Absolute Radio stations playing songs by U2 over the past year.

  1. Absolute Classic Rock 2188 plays
  2. Absolute Radio 2113 plays
  3. Absolute Radio 90s 1532 plays
  4. Absolute 80s 1238 plays
  5. Absolute Radio 00s 942 plays
  6. Absolute Radio 70s 102 plays
  7. Absolute Radio 60s 102 plays

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