Bono

Paul David Hewson, known by his stage name Bono, is an Irish singer-songwriter, activist, and philanthropist. He is the lead vocalist and primary lyricist of the rock band U2. Born and raised in Dublin, he attended Mount Temple Comprehensive School where in 1976 he began dating his future wife, Alison Stewart, as well as forming, with schoolmates, the band that became U2. Bono soon established himself as a passionate frontman for the band through his expressive vocal style and grandiose gestures and songwriting. His lyrics frequently include social and political themes, and religious imagery inspired by his Christian beliefs. During U2's early years, Bono's lyrics contributed to the group's rebellious and spiritual tone. As the band matured, his lyrics became inspired more by personal experiences shared with the other members. As a member of U2, Bono has received 22 Grammy Awards and has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Read more in the app

Apple Closing WW Deal For John Carney’s ‘Flora And Son’ After Spirited Sundance Auction; Pic Marks Breakout Turn For Eve Hewson

Eve Hewson Turned Down Her Dad Bono’s Singing Advice for Sundance Crowd-Pleaser ‘Flora and Son’

Is U2's Bono giving the hair dye a rest... as he's spotted in the Caribbean with grey mop

Critics' Choice Awards 2023: Bono's daughter Eve Hewson dazzles on the red carpet

Watch U2’s Bono & The Edge Return to Dublin With David Letterman in ‘A Sort of Homecoming’ Teaser

Bono and the Edge Give David Letterman Tour of Dublin, Intimate Concert in Disney+ Special

‘Bono & The Edge’ Documentary Special With David Letterman Greenlit at Disney+ Ahead of Upcoming U2 Album

Bono's daughters Eve and Jordan recall their dad 'taking us to school in his dressing gown'

Cher’s Kids: Inside Her Complicated Relationships With Sons Chaz Bono and Elijah Blue Allman

Bono's daughter Eve Hewson wows in a beige swimsuit while posing for a stunning mirror selfie

Bono's Daughter Calls Out New York Magazine For 'Nepo Baby' President

Bono flashes the peace sign as he films for special at a Dublin pub

Bono’s Kids: Facts About The Rocker’s 4 Children With Ali Hewson

U2’s Bono Announces New Round of ‘Stories of Surrender’ Book Tour Dates

‘You don’t have to be Bono or Bruce’: the business behind the current glut of music books

Bono Takes the ‘Highway to Hell’ in the Middle of the National Cathedral

Bono flashes proud smile alongside wife Ali Hewson... as U2 receives Kennedy Center Honors

Bono stops by bookshop in Dublin where the window is adorned with his autobiography Surrender

Brad Pitt Spotted with Ines de Ramon at Bono Concert Outing with Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber

Brad Pitt, 58, Gets Cozy With Paul Wesley’s Ex-Wife, Ines de Ramon, 29, At A Bono Concert: Photos