Bono said he hates listening to his voice and so he never listened to “The Joshua Tree” once it was recorded. The sound of his voice is “excruciating” to hear, plus the songs affect him emotionally.
The Edge gave the King of all Media a nice treat. He demonstrated the iconic opening to “Where the Streets Have No Name” in the studio, then shared how he put the song together. He said he first came up with a set of chords and built tune from there.
In 2020, Charlize Theron talked about being single and having no desire to marry. She’s never felt lonely. She had no regrets about breaking up with Sean Penn. She is a tough nut.
If she doesn’t have a hardcore training regime to commit to for a movie, she’s not happy. She was nearly paralyzed shooting her first movie, and in “Old Guard” an injury ripped the ligament in her thumb from the bone.
Led Zeppelin is rock’s most dominant group. The band of British rockers were so great in their day, Elvis Presley asked to hook up with them. The King wanted to hang out with the band because he knew what a sensation they were and wished to understand the buzz.
Robert Plant said that they hung out with Elvis at a soiree in his penthouse hotel room talking about music for hours. Plant noted that Elvis’ presence was indescribable when he walked into the room. “He just grooved his way through the people,” is how he put it.
If you ask him, Kendrick Lamar will tell you he is one of the greatest rappers alive. But he felt like he was just a kid from Compton when he got to go to Prince’s Paisley Park mansion to meet him. The next thing he knew, Prince is inviting him on stage with him. He said it was a surreal moment performing with one of his greatest idols.
He had flown out to Prince’s place hoping to collaborate on a song for his next album, but getting to go up on stage with Prince, made him forget all about making the song.
Addressing her famous moment tripping up the Academy stairs, Jennifer Lawrence said, “I would give anything to be able to go back and redo that moment.” Holding her Best Actress Oscar, she was so flustered she failed to thank several key people in “Silver Linings Playbook.” She had a whole speech but ended up randomly thanking people and then “stumbling off” to her seat.
Then she told Howard she’s getting a reputation for being clumsy. She broke a heel in England and tripped on a traffic cone a year after the Oscars. She thinks she is so constantly overwhelmed that she’s just not paying attention.