Music Bono, whose real name is Paul Hewson, was already surprised when he revealed in 2000 that Ole was, in fact, his half-brother, but now he reveals how he discovered in his memoir, Surrender: 40 Songs, One. Story’, which will be released on November 1.
Exposing the presence of the half-brother in a conversation with BBC In June, the 62-year-old artist said that economist Scott Rankin was the result of an affair with his father, Bobwith “Pretty woman”. Now, according to Daily StarBono revealed it The woman in question was his aunt Barbara, married to his mother’s brother. “We felt like brothers long before we knew we were”He said.
Iris HewsonThe singer’s mother died in 1974, when Bono was 14 years old and never discovered infidelity. Aunt Barbara was married Jack Rankinthe brother of Eris, who died in 2020. That year he discovered Bono, a year before his father died of cancer.
“I should have known something happened, and I should have blamed my dad for making my mom unhappy because the kids are dealing with things.” The musician said.
Bono has been married to an Irish businesswoman and activist since 1982. Alison HewsonHe has four sons: Jordan33 years Eve31 years, Elijah23 years and john21 years old.