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WATCH: Lady Gaga Joins U2 on Stage for a Killer Rendition of “Ordinary Love”

Taylor Swift currently has the market cornered on the whole “I’m going to bring my famous friends out onto this stage” thing, but U2 is not a band to be outdone in this or any other area. Cue Lady Gaga

Matt Russoniello / July 27, 2015

Kate Hudson and Derek Hough Are Reportedly an Item (Again)

Kate Hudson and Derek Hough have reportedly rekindled their relationship. The two had a brief fling earlier this year.

Kaitlyn Laurie / June 4, 2015

Bono Reveals He May Never Play Guitar Again Following Bike Accident

Bono is using a little humor to deal with the first few days of 2015.

In his recap of 2014, appropriately titled “Little Book of a Big Year: Bono’s A to Z of 2014,” the U2 front man looks back on his scary bike accident in New York City, Irish pride and hi…

Peggy Truong / January 2, 2015

Kanye West’s Surprise Times Square Performance for World AIDS Day Was Amazing

With Bono still recovering from his cycling accident that left him with some serious injuries last month, the World AIDS Day concert held last night in Times Square got a huge surprise performer in Bono’s stead: Kanye West.

Yeezus is a groundbreaking artist and an amazing live performer, and he didn’t hold back…

Kaitlyn Laurie / December 2, 2014

Door Falls Off Bono’s Private Jet Mid-Flight in What Could Have Been Fatal Accident

If you’re scared of flying… Stop reading now.

While taking his private jet to Germany on Wednesday, U2 lead singer Bono got quite the in-flight experience: The back door of his plane flew off halfway through his travels and fell 15,000 feet to the ground.

Kendall Fisher / November 13, 2014

WATCH: Benedict Cumberbatch U2 Oscars Photobomb Now with ‘Jaws’ Music

Remember when actor Benedict Cumberbatch photobombed the group photo of U2 as they arrived at the 86th Annual Academy Awards held at Hollywood & Highland Center on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California?

Well, the photo gets even more incredibly awesome when the theme music from Jaws is added to video of the…

Michael Prieve / March 14, 2014

Amy Poehler Reveals Someone Else Has Already Called Dibs on Her Golden Globe Award

Amy Poehler won the Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Comedy Series less than 24 hours ago and she’s already going to have to give it up.

Andrea Simpson / January 13, 2014

Sean Penn and Charlize Theron Joined Forces for an Epic Hollywood Fundraiser

Sean Penn and Charlize Theron may or may not be dating, spoiler alert: they’re probably dating, but they are most definitely both on the same page when it comes to giving back to people in need.

Jason Marshall / January 12, 2014

Watch: 10 Best Grammy Awards Performances of All-Time

Over the years, the Grammy Awards have shifted focus of its annual show.

While there will always be much ado about the handing out of the golden gramophones, much of the Grammys spotlight is now placed on the performances.

Take last year’s telecast for example: the three-and-a-half-hour ceremony featured a whopping…

Cory Lopez / February 7, 2013

Top 10 Best Pop Christmas Songs: What’s Your Favorite Festive Tune?

No holiday season would be complete without Christmas tunes.

Whether you’re trimming the tree by a fireplace or shopping for last-minute presents, there’s nothing quite like a melody to make your holiday more merry and bright.

Though the perennial old-time tunes are forever classics, it’s easy to grow weary of little…

Celebuzz / December 25, 2012

U2: The Richest Band In The World

While they may not be viral favorites like Lady Gaga, Irish rock legends U2 pulled in a hefty $130 million last year, making them the richest band in the world for 2010, according to Forbes magazine annual list of the world’s wealthiest musicians.
Following in a close second was AC/DC, who pulled down $114 millio…

/ July 19, 2010

Lady Gaga, Miley Cyrus Top Forbes 100 Most Powerful List (PHOTOS)

The Forbes list of the 100 Most Powerful Celebrities of 2010 is finally here!
Can you guess who is the number one most powerful celebrity in the world? (Hint: It’s a woman and she was won this title before.)
The Forbes list takes in factors like annual earnings, endorsements, media mentions, Twitter followers, and Facebook…

/ June 29, 2010

Bono Rushed To Hospital For Emergency Back Surgery

Bad news for U2 fans: Bono has been forced to undergo emergency back surgery and may have to cancel their US tour.
A rep for the band issued a statement today stating that Bono suffered and injury during the band’s rehearsals for their upcoming tour.
Bono was rushed to a Munich hospital following the injury…

Alex Blagg / May 21, 2010

PHOTO GALLERY: Kellan Lutz is a U2 VIP

New Moon star Kellan Lutz was just one of the many celebs who attended the U2 Concert last night in Pasadena, California at the famed Rose Bowl stadium.
The concert was streamed live on the band’s YouTube page and is available for viewing if you missed it!
Enjoy the new pictures of Kellan in our

Betsy Waldman / October 26, 2009

Morning Buzz: Oprah Winfrey and wil.I.Am Introduce ‘America’s Song’

Wil.I.Am premiered his “America’s Song” on the Oprah Winfrey show yesterday. One of the Black-Eyed Peas, producer Wil.I.Am says that the song, a collaboration with composer David Foster, was an attempt to create a new anthem for the United States. “The meaning of this song is being proud of America,” he said to Winfrey. “I…

Celebuzz / January 20, 2009

Star Power Reigns at Barack Obama’s ‘We Are One’ Concert

Barack Obama won’t officially become the 44th President of the United States until Tuesday, but that didn’t stop a galaxy of stars from celebrating the changing of the guard on Sunday at the Lincoln Memorial for the We Are One concert in Washington, DC, on Sunday, MTV.com reports.
Actor Denzel Washington opened the festivitie…

Celebuzz / January 18, 2009

Celebs Line Up to be Part of Obama’s Inauguration

Though details on the event have yet to be finalized, one thing is for sure: President-elect Barack Obama’s inauguration will be a star-studded affair.
One of the many events the Presidential Inaugural Committee will be sponsoring is “We Are One: The Obama Inaugural Celebration at the Lincoln Memorial,” which will be a 90-minute concert beginning…

Celebuzz / January 13, 2009