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Paul McCartney is the Richest Musician in the U.K., Beating Out Andrew-Lloyd Webber & U2

If you're looking for the richest musician in the U.K. and Ireland, look no further than one of the biggest rockers of all time: Paul McCartney. In a new list, the former Beatle was named as the musician with the largest net worth across the pond, ...

U2 Fans Got a Surprise Tool Record When Buying 'Songs of Innocence' Vinyl; Elaborate Promo Stunt?

There's simply no way to get U2's 'Songs of Innocence' without a bit of trouble: The band drew the ire of iTunes users everywhere when listeners found the album forced upon them via the Apple program during September. Now the group has gotten around ...

5 Biggest Musical Benefactors of Apple Advertising: U2, Feist, Jet and More Win When Pushing iProducts

The kings of Cupertino formally announced their new Apple Watch today, as well as the new Macbook Pro and a partnership between the software/hardware company and HBO Now this afternoon, a press conference that broke Twitter for a good 20 minutes. ...

U2 Talks 'Songs of Innocence' One More Time Ahead of Big 'Innocence + Experience' Tour

The members of U2 are still talking about their September release 'Songs of Innocence,' but not because they necessarily want to talk about it. Bono said the band's current concentration is writing new material. The Edge added that while they knew ...

U2's Famed Joshua Tree Reportedly Vandalized, Limb Hacked Off [PHOTO]

The Joshua Tree, made famous by U2's 1987 album Joshua Tree, has reportedly been vandalized by a fan looking to take some of it home as a souvenir. The tree has been a popular and revered site in the Mojave Desert for U2 fans for the past two ...

Grammys 2015: 'Who Is Beck' Trends on Twitter After 'Morning Phase' Beats Out 'Beyoncé' for Album of the Year

Following Beck's big upset over Beyoncé for Album of the Year, confused millennials flocked to Twitter in order to joke about the win and find out about the artist. "Who is Beck" had a brief but impressive trending stint on the social media site ...

Grammys 2015 Best Rock Album, Who Should & Will Win: Can Ryan Adams Beat Out U2, Beck and The Black Keys?

The Best Rock Album category isn't normally a big deal at the Grammys, which is really a celebration of everything pop. This year is a different story, though. U2 is up for the award thanks to their September release, Songs of Innocence, or better ...

Noel Gallagher Disagrees with Bono's Stance on Free Music, Says He'd Charge More for 'Chasing Yesterday'

Noel Gallagher had a spirited discussion with Bono after the release of U2's last album Songs of Innocence about free music. The Irish band gave their album away with the help of Apple in September and have been dodging criticism ever since. ...

7 of The Most Disappointing Albums Ever: Guns N' Roses, Michael Jackson, Lil Wayne and More

New Yorkers were "disappointed" by the lack of snow from the much overhyped blizzard (our sympathies to those in Boston and rest of the Northeast, who truly took the brunt of the storm). Check out seven of the most disappointing albums of all time, ...

Martin Luther King's "I Have A Dream" Speech and More Included on Epic Spotify Playlist with Music by Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, John Legend and More

Spotify and the role it plays in the spread of music in the modern era will continue to inspire controversy and legal battles into the future. No one, listeners or musicians alike, can deny that the streaming service's playlist in honor of Martin ...

Pink Floyd's Nick Mason Takes Aim at Apple over U2's Surprise 'Songs of Innocence' Release

U2 caught a lot of flak for releasing their album Songs of Innocence for free with the help of Apple. Pink Floyd's Nick Mason thinks that isn't fair. The drummer recently spoke to GQ, expressing his issues with Apple and the fact that the Irish rock ...

Fleetwood Mac, Maroon 5 & Taylor Swift Top Forbes List of Most Expensive Secondary Market Tour Tickets 2015

Everybody knows that going to concerts can be quite an expensive date and that ticket scalpers are basically the least ideal way to get in to a show -- but it's a sad inevitability. But, what musical acts have the most sway on the secondary market in ...

Sharon Osbourne Feels 'Terrible' About Badmouthing U2's 'Songs of Innocence' After Meeting the Band

Along with pretty much the entire general public, Sharon Osbourne was critical of the band U2 for more or less forcing its 13th studio album, "Songs of Innocence," onto the world in September with the help of Apple. The sharp-tongued wife and manager ...

Bono May Never Play Guitar Again: U2 Frontman Reveals NYC Bike Injury Is Keeping Him from Rocking Out

U2 frontman Bono is continuing to open up about his catastrophic New York City biking accident that took place in November. The injury, which has left the "The Miracle (Of Joey Ramone)" singer with a "titanium elbow" will perhaps stop him from ever ...

5 Times Square Music Events from 2014 That Weren't 'Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve'; Featuring U2, Kanye West, Michael Jackson and More

Happy New Year to those who read this article seven hours late, and happy preparation for the new year to those of you reading it today. Right now most of the music world's attention is on Times Square for another night of Dick Clark's New Year's ...

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