At the Milk Music Awards in the National Concert Hall Bono of U2, with The Edge behind him. U2 won: Best International Group, Best Irish Group, and Best Irish Album for 'The Unforgettable Fire.' 13/3/86. 386-243 (Part of the Independent Newspapers Ireland/NLI Collection).
U2 are an Irish rock band from Dublin. Formed in 1976, the group consists of Bono (vocals and guitar), The Edge (guitar, keyboards and vocals), Adam Clayton (bass guitar), and Larry Mullen, Jr. (drums and percussion). U2's early sound was rooted in post-punk but eventually grew to incorporate influences from many genres of popular music.
Bono n addition to fronting U2 for the past three decades and working as a political activist, Bono has undertaken a number of business ventures. In 1992, Bono and band mate Edge purchased The Clarence, a two-star Dublin hotel. They did a complete renovation and turned The Clarence into a luxury 5-star hotel.