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Pharrell Williams Presents Innovator Award to U2 at iHeartRadio Music Awards 2016

Pharrell Williams takes the stage to present at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Awards held at The Forum on Sunday (April 3) in Inglewood, Calif.

The 42-year-old musician presented the Innovator Award to band members Bono and The Edge on behalf of U2 at the event.

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In his introduction, Pharrell said of the band, “When they see a problem, they don’t just sing about it, they do their best to fix it.”

Pharrell was honored with the award at the 2014 iHeartRadio Music Awards.

FYI: Pharrell is wearing Timberland boots.

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Eagles of Death Metal Take the Stage in Paris with U2 - Watch Now

Eagles of Death Metal take the stage with U2 during their concert at AccorHotels Arena on Monday (December 7) in Paris, France.

Eagles of Death Metal were playing at Bataclan when the terrorist attacks took place last month.

The band joined Bono and U2 to sing Patti Smith‘s “People Have the Power.”

“They were robbed of their stage three weeks ago, we’d like to offer them ours tonight,” Bono told the crowd (via People). Watch a snippet below…

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Eagles of Death Metal Will Not Perform With U2 in Paris Tonight

Despite reports, Eagles of Death Metal will not be performing in Paris with U2 this weekend.

“We’re back in Paris and it’s great to be here. Some people have been saying that Eagles of Death Metal will appear on stage with U2 tonight. This is not the case. We have another surprise guest planned for tonight’s show,” U2 wrote in a statement on their website.

U2 is set to play two shows for Paris fans after they were forced to postpone their November shows following the horrific attacks in Paris that left 130 people dead.

Miley Cyrus & Jessie J Sing 'One' with U2 at (RED) Concert!

Miley Cyrus looks chic and classy on the red carpet while attending the ONE Campaign and (RED)’s concert to mark World AIDS Day on Tuesday (December 1) at Carnegie Hall in New York City.

The 23-year-old singer joined Jessie J and U2‘s Bono on stage to sing the band’s song “One” at the concert. Watch the video below!

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Also making appearances at the event were Hozier and brothers Joel Madden and Benji Madden.

Earlier in the day, Miley stepped out in a rainbow jacket.


Miley Cyrus & Jessie J Sing ‘One’ with U2 at (RED) Concert

FYI: Miley is wearing Christian Cowan-Sanluis.

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Matt Damon & Colin Farrell Hit Up the U2 Concert in Dublin

Matt Damon stops to pose with some fans while returning to The Merrion Hotel on Friday night (November 27) in Dublin, Ireland.

The 45-year-old Martian star attended the U2 concert earlier that night and the after party held at The Clarence Hotel.

Also in attendance that evening was Irish actor Colin Farrell with his sister, Claudine.

Matt must have just flown in from Berlin, Germany where he was filming the latest installment of the Bourne movies.

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U2 Reschedules Paris Concert & HBO Show for December 7

U2 has announced that their Paris concerts, originally scheduled to kick off the day after the Paris terrorist attacks, have been rescheduled.

The band will perform in the City of Light’s Accorhotels Arena on December 6 and December 7. The second show will be filmed and aired on HBO that night.

“So much that was taken from Paris on the tragic night of November 13th is irreplaceable,” Bono said in a statement. “For one night, the killers took lives, took music, took peace of mind – but they couldn’t steal the spirit of that city. It’s a spirit our band knows well and will try to serve when we return for the postponed shows on December 6th and 7th. We’re going to put on our best for Paris.”

“The band wanted us to reschedule as soon as possible so that they could honour the commitment to their audience,” U2‘s tour promoter and producer Arthur Fogel added.

You can watch U2‘s iNNOCENCE + eXPERIENCE Tour on Monday, December 7 at 9/8c on HBO.

U2 Visits Bataclan After Paris Attacks, Bono Talks Canceled Show

Bono places flowers down on the pavement at a memorial near the Bataclan Theatre on Saturday night (November 14) in Paris, France.

The 55-year-old rocker was joined by his U2 bandmates to pay their respects near the site of the terrorist attack that took place the day before.

Bono opened that day in an Irish radio interview about the Paris terror attacks and to explain why the band had to cancel their HBO concert scheduled for tonight. The band was rehearsing just three miles away from the Bataclan concert venue on Friday when terrorists fired upon the audience at the Eagles of Death Metal show.

“Our security locked it down pretty quickly and we got our team and our crew out of there safely,” Bono said. “We came to the back door of the hotel. Everyone congregated and watched the TV like everybody else in disbelief with what was happening. We’re all safe.”

“Our first thoughts at this point are with the Eagles of Death Metal fans,” he said. “If you think about it, the majority of victims last night are music fans. This is the first direct hit on music that we’ve had in this so-called War on Terror or whatever it’s called. It’s very upsetting. These are our people. This could be me at a show. You at a show, in that venue. It’s a very recognizable situation for you and for me and the coldblooded aspect of this slaughter is deeply disturbing and that’s what I can’t get out of my head.”

When asked about the HBO concert, which has been postponed until further notice, Bono said, “we didn’t call it off. It was cancelled, honest, and I understand perfectly why … It’s up to the French authorities and the city to decide when we can go back.”

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