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Paul McCartney, Mick Jagger, Bono Among Rock’s Wealthiest Frontmen

Generating the numbers using “all publicly available information including salaries, real estate holdings, divorces, record sales, royalties and endorsements” minus “a formula that takes out taxes, manager’s fees, agents’ fees, and lifestyle,” the website found that former Beatles frontman Paul McCartney is the king of bank accounts with a staggering net worth of $800 million.

11/19/2012

Only the biggest little band from Dublin, ever. (Timothy Clary/Getty Images)

U2 Offers New Compilation To Fan Club, Bono Featured In Time Magazine

Legendary rock band U2 knows a thing or two about recruiting fan club members. The group is releasing a new compilation album exclusively to U2.com subscribers.

05/22/2012

Paul Hewson, aka Bono Vox of U2: the rich get richer. (Tim Clary/Getty Images)

Bono Becomes Rock’s Richest Star. You Should “Friend” Him.

As Facebook went public today, reports are calculating that Bono’s investment company, Elevation Partners, stands to make up to $1.5 billion off of the IPO.

05/18/2012

Bono Says New U2 Album Like "Corn Flakes"

Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images Bono had a very interesting way of describing the next [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]U2[/lastfm] album, which the band says is a big departure from their last.

02/16/2011

Sir Elton John To Guest Edit British Newspaper

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Elton John[/lastfm] is taking a step away from his piano to be a guest editor for The Independent, a British newspaper. The issue runs on December 1, which is World AIDS Day.  All the […]

11/18/2010

The Edge comments on the postponed U2 tour

For those of you keeping close tabs on Bono’s recent surgery and recovery—and the resulting postponement of [lastfm]U2[/lastfm]’s North American dates—the band’s Web site has posted a message from none other than The Edge himself. […]

05/26/2010

Not all good news for U2 fans

Bono released from hospital, but 16 dates on U2’s North American tour postponed until 2011 First the good news: Bono has been released from the hospital after back surgery to address injuries the U2 singer […]

05/25/2010

Do you have what it takes to be a frontman? Ask Bono.

Readers of Q Magazine have been voting on who deserve to be included in ‘The 100 Greatest Frontman’ issue.  A few on the list;  [lastfm]Jim Morrison[/lastfm], [lastfm]Dave Grohl[/lastfm], [lastfm]Robbie Williams[/lastfm], [lastfm]Chris Marin[/lastfm] and [lastfm]Liam Gallegher[/lastfm].    And, of course, […]

04/07/2010

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