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In 1991 U2 embraces Alternative Rock and hit No.1 with "The Fly"
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In 1991 U2 embraces Alternative Rock and hit No.1 with “The Fly”

When Alternative Rock started to rule the music charts and airwaves all across the planet in the early 1990’s, U2 jumped quickly on the band wagon and released their single “The Fly”, reaching No.1 for the second time on the U.K singles charts

U2's Larry Mullen Jr. turns 59 today
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U2’s Larry Mullen Jr. turns 59 today

Larry Mullen Jr. co-founded U2 in 1976 after posting a message on the school’s notice board and became the drummer of the band. Today, U2 are one of the most influential and successful Rock bands over the last 30 years

U2's The Edge turns 59
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U2’s The Edge turns 59

The Edge’s guitar playing has become one of the most important parts of U2’s distinctive and influential sound which still inspires new generations of musicians today