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  1. U2 on the 'Ordinary Love' of Nelson Mandela (Exclusive Video)

    2:29 pm PST 02/20/2014
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    "We really related to what was going on in South Africa," Bono says of the Irish band, which first performed music protesting Apartheid back in the late 1970s, when he, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen, Jr. were still in their teens. READ MORE

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  2. LA-Italia Fest to Honor U2, Song 'Ordinary Love'

    9:34 am PST 02/20/2014
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    The acclaimed Irish rock band joins a star-studded guest list that includes David O. Russell and Steve Coogan. READ MORE

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  3. U2 on Their Oscar Nominated Song and Meeting Nelson Mandela

    10:55 am PST 02/18/2014
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    The rock icons talk about their long history of using music to call attention to issues of social importance, their close relationship with South Africa and Nelson Mandela and their Oscar-nominated song "Ordinary Love," from Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. READ MORE

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  4. Hollywood Stars Join Jimmy Fallon For His 'Tonight Show' Debut

    10:14 pm PST 02/17/2014
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    As the show returned to New York City, its new host was joined by a slew of A-list guests including Will Smith, Robert De Niro, Lady Gaga, Sarah Jessica Parker and Tina Fey, and musical guests U2. READ MORE

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  5. Inside Jimmy Fallon's Star-Filled 'Tonight Show' Debut (Video)

    9:00 pm PST 02/17/2014
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    It's a new era for the storied franchise, which opens with a slew of surprise A-list guests, an outdoor performance from U2 and some gentle digs: "Welcome to the Tonight Show. I'm Jimmy Fallon and I'll be your host -- for now." READ MORE

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  6. Oscars: U2 to Perform 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' Song

    2:35 pm PST 02/12/2014
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    Bono and The Edge will take the stage to perform Oscar-nominated "Ordinary Love" at the March 2 awards ceremony. READ MORE

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  7. U2: 38 Years of Photos

    10:57 am PST 02/12/2014
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    From their Dublin roots to headlining the biggest tours in the world, THR looks back at the careers of globetrotting superstars Bono, The Edge, Larry Mullen Jr. and Adam Clayton. READ MORE

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  8. U2: Exclusive Portraits of Bono, The Edge

    10:56 am PST 02/12/2014
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    Bandmates Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr. also pose for THR, opening up about "lying for a living," the death of the album and what project they found "less artistically rewarding" than the others. READ MORE

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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. 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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