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VIDEO: Bono, The Edge Perform on Dublin’s City Streets on Christmas Eve

Those walking along Dublin’s Grafton Street on Christmas Eve were treated to a performance from Bono and The Edge.

Per The Guardian, the U2 frontman and guitarist were taking part in an annual charity show to benefit the Simon Community, a local charity that aids Dublin’s homeless population.

Bono and The Edge performed three songs together:  “Love Is Bigger Than Anything In Its Way” from U2’s latest album, Songs of Experience, and two Christmas songs, “O Holy Night” and “O Night Divine.”  They would also join fellow celebrity buskers Glen Hansard, Damien Rice, Imelda May and others in a grand finale performance of “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home.”

U2 Bono and The Edge Love is bigger than anything in its way Christmas eve busk Dublin 24.12.18

Bono and the Edge preform Love is bigger than anything in its way during the annual Christmas eve busk in Dublin An annual event see s Ireland s top musician get together to raise funds for homeless charitys as well as spreading cheer and good will.

U2 s Bono+The Edge-O Holy night Grafton Busk Dublin 24.12.18

Bono and Edge preform O Holy night during the annual Christmas eve busk Dublin. An annual event see s Ireland s top musician get together to rasie funds for Dublins homeless charity as well as spreading cheer and good will.

 

Bono & The Edge, Glen Hansard, Imelda May, Damien Rice, and more - Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)

Christmas Eve Busk 2018, Dublin

Erica Banas is rock/classic rock news blogger that loves the smell of old vinyl in the morning.