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2014-04-04 23:40:51

Campaign honoring U2 lead singer's 54th birthday will fund a community-based water and sanitation project in Angola. Schenectady, N.Y. (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 The African Well Fund (http://www.africanwellfund.org) is hosting the 12th Annual Build a Well for Bono's Birthday fundraiser (http://www.africanwellfund.org/Bono-Well-2014.html) April 1–May 10 to benefit a community-based water and sanitation project in the Ebo municipality of the Kwanza Sul Province in Angola. The...

2014-02-04 08:31:07

Song Is Now Available on iTunes for $1.29, With All Proceeds to the Global Fund NEW YORK, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U2 teamed up with (RED) and Bank of America for the fight against AIDS with a Super Bowl commercial which featured the band performing a new song, "Invisible." With over 3 million free downloads on iTunes February 2-3, the song generated more than $3 million from Bank of America to support the work of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. (Logo:...

2014-02-01 00:20:35

LINK TO "INVISIBLE" TRAILER: http://youtu.be/4cQvAXLiadQ SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Super Bowl Sunday, February 2nd, for a period of just 24 hours, a new U2 song titled "Invisible" will be globally available via iTunes as a free download to benefit (RED). For every download, the Global Fund - via (RED) - will receive a $1 donation from Bank of America with the total donation dependent on how many people worldwide download the track. This new partnership...

2014-01-23 16:22:39

Partnership will deliver more than $10 million to fight AIDS and launch with free download of new U2 song debuting during Super Bowl NEW YORK, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (RED), rock group U2 and Bank of America today announced a partnership that will generate more than $10 million to fight AIDS. Details are available at www.bankofamerica.com/RED. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140123/NY51738-a) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140123/NY51738LOGO-b) The...

2013-12-03 08:29:22

27 Recordings Added to the GRAMMY Hall Of Fame Residing at the GRAMMY Museum® SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Continuing the tradition of preserving and celebrating great recordings, The Recording Academy(®) has announced the newest additions to its legendary GRAMMY Hall Of Fame(®). This latest round of inducted recordings continues to highlight diversity and recording excellence, and acknowledges both singles and album recordings of all genres at least 25...

2013-06-14 12:24:40

U2, Bruce Springsteen, Green Day and Kid Rock Join Mumford and Sons, Elvis Costello, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Ed Sheeran, and dozens more as part of ONE's Global agit8 Campaign WASHINGTON, June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The ONE Campaign today released videos of new acoustic versions of classic protest songs by U2 and Bruce Springsteen, along with performances from Green Day and Kid Rock. The new releases are part of agit8, a global music campaign featuring more than 50...

2013-05-23 12:27:15

"Beating the Blues" Offers Computerized Cognitive Behavioral Therapy ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mental Health America (MHA) and U Squared Interactive (U2) today announced a collaborative, private/nonprofit partnership to provide Americans online, evidence-based tools they can use to address challenging mental health issues such as depression and anxiety. U2 has developed a computerized cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) program, Beating the Blues,...

2013-02-22 00:20:27

NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- German superstar, Herbert Groenemeyer makes his US debut on Tuesday, February 26(th) with the release of I WALK . (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RKDkBA3pLV0&feature=g-upl . This 13 song album, features for the first time in English, some of the most impressive songs from the award winning songwriter's vast catalog alongside two new songs. With lead-off track, "Mensch," Groenemeyer is joined on vocals by U2's Bono, one of the special...

2013-02-21 12:23:28

NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- German superstar, Herbert Gronemeyer makes his US debut on Tuesday, February 26(th) with the release of I WALK . (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RKDkBA3pLV0&feature=g-upl . This 13 song album, features for the first time in English, some of the most impressive songs from the award winning songwriter's vast catalog alongside two new songs. With lead-off track, "Mensch," Gronemeyer is joined on vocals by U2's Bono, one of the special guests on the...

2012-12-10 12:23:34

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's top artists and bands have collaborated with Hard Rock International for more than two decades as part of the brand's acclaimed Signature Series program, helping to raise millions for a variety of worthy endeavors globally. Hard Rock is proud to launch its U2 Signature Series: Edition 30 T-shirt in support of human rights around the globe. Through a partnership between EDUN LIVE and Hard Rock, the limited-edition shirt will be available...