BBC Radio has been forced to apologise for Bono and his dirty mouth live on the air! U2's frontman called Coldplay's Chris Martin a wanker and then a totally dysfunctional cretin. Big oops! Later Bono said he was only joking and thought that Chris was a great melodist and compared him with Paul McCartney, but the damage was already done. The poor radio host Jo Wiley was clearly very embarrassed afterwards! Listen to the whole thing here:
Bono10 May 1960, Dublin, Irland
Bonos real name is Paul David Hewson. He is the lead singer of the band U2. He is best friends with The Edge who is also a member of the same band and together they own a chalet in the French Alps as well as an apartment in New York.
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Tuesday 7:56 PM, 24/02/2009
Bono and his band U2 are not happy! Their new album "No Line on the Horizon" has been leaked all over the internet and all because an Australian music website accidently started selling the songs a week early! Oops! getmusic.com in Australia say the songs were only up on the site for a few mins, but that is all it took for them to be grabbed up and distributed all over. Here is a taste:
Monday 3:09 PM, 19/01/2009
So many of the biggest stars in music and Hollywood turned up to be part of the big opening ceremony for the Inauguration for US new president Barack Obama! There were perfomances by Bono, Josh Groban, Usher, Stevie Wonder, Sheryl Crow, Shakira , Will.I.Am from the Black-eyed Peas, Mary J Blige and Beyonce. Here is Beyonce?s big song:
Thursday 3:59 PM, 07/08/2008
Monday 9:32 PM, 28/07/2008
U2's superstar Bono has been given the honour to take the godfather role of Angelina and Brad's twins, Knox Leon and Vivienne Marcheline. After giving birth two weeks ago, Angelina, 33, and Brad, 44, spent a week bonding with their new bundles of joy at Bono's bolthole in a leafy village in the South of France. And in return for the kind gesture, the Hollywood couple have asked him to be a permanent fixture in the lives of their tots.
Tuesday 1:56 PM, 27/05/2008
If you've been dying to see pictures of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt's £35 million estate in the South of France, here you go! Chateau Miraval is wedged between vineyards and trees and all the windows of the villa have turquoise shutters. The estate extends to about 1000 acres with 75 acres devoted to vines. Angelina and Brad can also look forward to becoming neighbors with Johnny Depp and Bono!