Bono Net Worth Forbes and Salary 2017:
Paul David Hewson known by his stage name Bono, is an Irish singer-songwriter, musician, venture capitalist, businessman, and philanthropist. He was born on 10 May 1960, in Dublin, Ireland.
Bono is known for being the lead vocalist and primary lyricist of rock band U2.
Bono: The Beginning of success:
Bono started his career at the age of 16, when he founded the band U2 in 1976. The band name was Feedback before changing to U2, Bono sang, played guitar and wrote the band’s songs which are often have social and political themes. The group consists of Adam Clayton – bass guitar, Larry Mullen Jr. – drums, percussion and David Howell Evans The Edge – lead guitar, keyboards, backing vocals, they were also two guitarists back in the beginning of the group: Dik Evans, the older brother of David « The Edge » Evans and Ivan McCormick.
U2’s debut album, Boy, was released in 1980 and was followed by several others, but it wasn’t until the fifth The Joshua Tree, released in 1987 that the band found real critical and commercial success.
Outside of the band, Bono recorded and collaborated with numerous artists on several projects such as the music and lyrics for the Broadway musical Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark.
Bono Personal Informations:
Bono Height: 5 feet 8 in (175 cm)
Bono Weight: 163 lbs (74kg)
Bono quotes: But with Christ, we have access in a one-to-one relationship, for, as in the Old Testament, it was more one of worship and awe, a vertical relationship. The New Testament, on the other hand, we look across at a Jesus who looks familiar, horizontal. The combination is what makes the Cross.
Bono net worth: Bono has a net worth of $600 million. He earns his net worth by selling and writing songs and albums, he is also a businessman as he owns a vast real estate portfolio and serves on the board of Elevation Partners.
Family and relationship:
Bono is married with Alison Hewson since 1982, the couple have four children: Eve, Jordan, Elijah and John.
Awards and nominations:
1999 – MTV Europe Music Awards – Free Your Mind – Bono.
2003 – Grammy Award – MusiCares Person of the Year – Bono.
2003 – Meteor Music Awards – Best Irish Songwriter – Bono.
Bono and The Edge Interview and Performance | The Late Late Show