Bono joins Hozier for the second episode of the Cry Power podcast. The lead singer of U2, acknowledged as one of the best live acts in the world have sold over 157 million albums and won numerous awards, including 22 Grammys.
Bono is also a well-known activist in the fight against AIDS and extreme poverty in Africa and the co-founder of sister organizations ONE and (RED). ONE is a global movement campaigning to end extreme poverty and preventable disease so that everyone, everywhere can lead a life of dignity and opportunity.
As part of his work with ONE, Bono has lobbied heads of state and government, and members of legislatures all around the world. This lobbying combined with the work of ONE’s grassroots membership has helped to ensure the passage and funding of government policies and programs that have helped to save tens of millions of lives over the past 10 years.
Episode one of Cry Power featured Annie Lennox of Eurythmics. Find out more info about the charities mention in Cry Power below.
Find out more about ONE: https://www.one.org (RED) partners with the world’s most iconic brands to raise public awareness about and corporate contributions for the AIDS crisis. To date, (RED) has generated more than $600 million for AIDS treatment and prevention in Africa through the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria.
Find out more about (RED): https://www.red.org/
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To take action on the issues discussed in this episode head to https://GlobalCitizen.org/CryPower.