Bono Was Scared of Alicia Keys

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

BONO was “terrified” of Alicia Keys when he first met her. The U2 frontman admires the singer’s “lioness energy” but was “shaking in his boots” when they first met when they recorded a charity cover of Marvin Gaye‘s What’s Going On in 2001 “I was terrified the moment I met her. I was shaking in my boots,” he said. I

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Robin Williams Mistaken For Bono

Saturday, November 26, 2011

ROBIN Williams often gets mistaken for Bono by drunk fans. The 60-year-old actor was recently approached by a man in Paris who thought he was the 51-year-old U2 singer, but it only happens when people have taken “a lot of medication” or are “completely s**tfaced”. “I had a guy come up to me in Paris saying, ‘Are you Bono?’ Then

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Bono Talks About That Dreadful Spiderman Thing on Broadway

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

BONO admits Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark initially “didn’t work”. The Broadway musical — the most expensive in history — has been hit by many problems since the first preview shows in November 2010 but the U2 frontman, who wrote all the music and lyrics for the production along with bandmate The Edge, is confident they have finally got it

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Bono and The Edge to Perform on American Idol?

Friday, May 20, 2011

ROCKER Bono and his U2 bandmate The Edge are in talks to perform on the grand finale of American Idol. The duo will play their songs from Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, according to New York Post gossip column Page Six. “They are talking to Fox about how it would work,” a source said. “Ideally, Bono and The Edge would

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Spider-Man Musical: Cast Member Injured During Performance

Saturday, December 25, 2010

A CAST member from Bono’s ‘Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark’ musical was injured during a performance in New York earlier this week. The actor is believed to have been hurt when a stunt went wrong during a scene in the Broadway show — backed by the U2 singer and the band’s guitarist, The Edge — where Spider-Man rescues his love

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Spider-Man Musical: Premiere Pushed Back — Again

Saturday, December 18, 2010

THE long-delayed U2 musical Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark has again pushed back its premiere! The premiere — which was set for Jan. 11 — will happen sometime in February. The show has so far gone way over budget, costing a whopping $65m to produce. Diretor Julie Taymor and composer Bono apparently need time for rewrites to hone the story.

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Tuesday, August 17, 2010

ACTOR Sean Penn sure knows how to pick his party pals! The Oscar-winning star — who recently finalized his divorce from wife Robin Wright — celebrated his 50th birthday with U2 rocker Bono this past weekend. Penn — who reaches the milestone on August 17 — is in Ireland filming new movie This Must Be The Place alongside Bono’s daughter

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Bono: ‘I’m Overpaid’

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

ROCKER Bono says he’s “overpaid” and “over-rewarded”. The U2 frontman — who’s said to be worth around $700 million — believes he has more money than he deserves to have, which is why he devotes so much of his time to charitable projects. “These guys are very wealthy,” Bono said at the launch of Nike’s Lace Up. Save Lives campaign,

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U2 Frontman Bono Attends The Clinton Global Initiative

Friday, September 25, 2009

U2 frontman Bono attended day 3 of the Clinton Global Initiative at the Sheraton Hotel in New York City Thursday. Other celebrities in attendances included Brad Pitt, Jessica Alba and Barbra Streisland.

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