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©AP/ Sinead O'Connor
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Sinead O'Connor joins Bono for Christmas Eve busking


Bono, Sinead O'Connor and Glen Hansard surprised shoppers in Dublin on Monday by hitting the busy streets on Christmas Eve as buskers.

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U2 frontman Bono organizes the annual celebrity singalong on the city's Grafton Street, and this year he really brought the festive cheer in a bid to raise cash for homeless charities. Among the songs the stars performed were an acoustic rendition of U2's "Desire" and a beautiful rendition of "Nothing Compares 2 U" (a Prince song with which O'Connor had a big hit in 1990) as well as festive favorites "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)" and "Silent Night."

Joining the superstar trio for the Christmas Eve busking were singer-songwriter Damien Rice and Hothouse Flowers frontman Liam O'Maonlai.

Dec 27, 2012 1:30AM
She was great back in the day before she was a gross drug addict, what a shame!!!!
Dec 27, 2012 12:31AM
She is beautiful and they are both awesome. Love 'em both. Great music, always out to help others. May their music live on forever.
Dec 26, 2012 8:05PM
The reason she participated was because they sang near the cardboard box in the alley that she lives in...
Dec 26, 2012 7:06PM
Can't anyone say something negative about helping the homeless? What's a matter with you people?!
Dec 26, 2012 6:22PM
LOVE SINEAD!!!!! She may be political and speak her mind, but her music is from the soul....Bono is still the best!!!!
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