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  1. U2 Interview: Oscar Hopes, That Unfinished Album, Anxiety About Staying Relevant

    9:00 am PST 02/12/2014
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    The world's biggest band tackles politics, technology and now, with an Oscar-nominated song, Hollywood: "We don't want to ever be a heritage act. It might happen, but we'll go kicking and screaming into that mode." READ MORE

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  2. U2 Rocks the Crowd in Black-and-White 'Invisible' Video

    7:39 am PST 02/12/2014
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    The band recruited Mark Romanek to direct the video for the (RED) track they premiered in a Super Bowl ad for Bank of America. READ MORE

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  3. Berlin: John Carney, U2 Teaming for 'Sing Street'

    11:44 am PST 02/06/2014
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    FilmNation is shopping the new film project to foreign distributors at the European Film Market. READ MORE

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  4. U2's Super Bowl Ad Raised More Than $3 Million Via Free Downloads (Video)

    12:22 pm PST 02/05/2014
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    In partnership with Bank of America and (RED), the commercial was also the exclusive premiere of the band's single "Invisible." READ MORE

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  5. Super Bowl: Chevy Goes for Sentimentality in World Cancer Day Spot (Video)

    4:37 pm PST 02/02/2014
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    The car company debuted an emotional TV spot during Sunday's football game. READ MORE

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  6. How Super Bowl Halftime Shows Sell Music: From Michael Jackson to Beyonce

    3:05 pm PST 01/31/2014
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    The most-watched TV event in the world is a golden opportunity for artists to promote an upcoming album and tour. But how much did those performances help their sales? READ MORE

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  7. 11 Outrageous Super Bowl Halftime Moments

    1:40 pm PST 01/29/2014
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    Will Bruno Mars and the Red Hot Chili Peppers outdo Bruce Springsteen's camera crotch, Michael Jackson's motionless minute, Janet Jackson's "wardrobe malfunction" or Diana Ross' high-flying exit? THR looks back at the most memorable halftime moments -- for better or for worse. READ MORE

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  8. Juanes: A Rocker with 'Corazon' Is Poised to Cross Over (Q&A)

    12:00 pm PST 01/25/2014
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    Photographed for the "Pop Goes the World" portfolio in THR's music issue, the Colombian singer talks about tackling a career and fatherhood in two languages, and being compared to an iconic frontman -- U2's Bono. READ MORE

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  9. U2 to Premiere Song with (RED) and Bank of America During Super Bowl

    12:00 pm PST 01/24/2014
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    The song "Invisible" will set up U2's forthcoming album, the follow-up to 2009's "No Line On The Horizon," and the group’s first under new manager Guy Oseary. READ MORE

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  10. Oscars Gone Pop: Pharrell Williams, Karen O, William Butler Score First-Time Nominations (Video)

    8:13 am PST 01/16/2014
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    UPDATED: U2 also earned an original song nomination for the band's first track in three years -- "Ordinary Love" from "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom." READ MORE

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  11. Golden Globes: Inside Sunday's Bashes With Matt Damon, Benedict Cumberbatch, Lady Gaga

    9:43 pm PST 01/12/2014
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    THR is on the scene as the talent behind "12 Years a Slave," "Nebraska," "Behind the Candelabra," "Modern Family," "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" and more celebrate with execs at the evening's most exclusive parties. READ MORE

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  12. Golden Globes: U2, Edward Sharpe's Alex Ebert Wins for Best Original Song, Score

    6:34 pm PST 01/12/2014
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    "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" and "All Is Lost" emerge victorious at the 2014 gala. READ MORE

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  13. U2 Surprises at Sean Penn's Haiti Benefit Gala

    11:21 am PST 01/12/2014
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    Who else but the acclaimed actor could gather Julia Roberts, Gwyneth Paltrow, Chris Martin and Emma Thompson for a $6 million fundraiser -- and end it with a performance by the iconic rock band? READ MORE

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  14. U2's Bono and The Edge Pay Tribute to Nelson Mandela (Exclusive Photos)

    9:18 am PST 01/07/2014
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    The duo -- whose song "Ordinary Love" was written for the film "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" -- were honored Monday night. READ MORE

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  15. Palm Springs: Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, Matthew McConaughey Upbeat on the Red Carpet

    9:10 pm PST 01/04/2014
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    The fest kicked off with Bono and the Edge saying they were touched to be honored, while Harvey Weinstein humorously rebuffed reporters: "Don't Instagram me! Talk to my casts!" READ MORE

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  16. Palm Springs Film Fest: U2 to Receive Sonny Bono Visionary Award

    6:00 am PST 12/30/2013
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    The "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" songwriters scored Golden Globe and Critics' Choice noms -- and could land an Oscar nom -- for "Ordinary Love." READ MORE

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  17. Taylor Swift, Coldplay, 'Inside Llewyn Davis' Among Golden Globe Music Nominees

    12:26 pm PST 12/12/2013
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    Winners will be announced at the Jan. 12 ceremony broadcast live from the Beverly Hilton Hotel. READ MORE

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  18. 'Mandela' Screening: U2, Filmmakers Talk Creating Original Song 'Ordinary Love'

    1:45 pm PST 11/26/2013
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    Harvey Weinstein said it was easy to get the superstar band to agree to compose music for the film and suggested the group's a perfect fit, but Bono and The Edge said they worked hard to get it right. READ MORE

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  19. U2 Releases 'Mandela' Song 'Ordinary Love' (Video)

    7:10 am PST 11/22/2013
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    The track from 'Long Walk to Freedom' is the band's first new music in three years. READ MORE

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  20. Live Nation In Negotiations to Buy Management Companies of U2, Madonna (Report)

    5:30 pm PST 11/12/2013
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    The company would reportedly pay $30 million for both Principle Management, which reps U2, and Maverick, run by Madonna's manager Guy Oseary. READ MORE

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  21. Music Agent Super-Summit at CAA Plots Amnesty International 25th Anniversary Concerts

    12:10 pm PDT 10/28/2013
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    The human rights organization staged a series of memorable concerts in the '80s featuring such artists as Bruce Springsteen, Sting, Peter Gabriel and U2. READ MORE

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