U2 are an Irish rock band from Dublin. Formed in 1976, the group consists of Bono (vocals and guitar), The Edge (guitar, keyboards and vocals), Adam Clayton (bass guitar), and Larry Mullen, Jr. (drums and percussion). U2's early sound was rooted in post-punk but eventually grew to incorporate influences from many genres of popular music.
Irish singer/musician Bono has been married to Ali since 1982. They met while attending Mount Temple Comprehensive School. They have four children. He is best recognized as the frontman, primary vocalist and lyricist of the Dublin-based rock band U2.