Paul David Hewson (a.k.a. Bono), U2‘s lead singer, activist, philanthropist and Nobel Peace Prize nominee met yesterday afternoon with Mexican President Felipe Calderón at ‘Los Pinos’ official residence.
Bono and Calderón talked about poverty, global warming and Mexico’s role in the G-20 reunion to be held next year.
According to reports from the Associated Press and The Washington Post, President Calderon thanked Bono for sending a message to victims of drug violence during his Wednesday performance.
U2 will perform two more shows in Mexico City (at Estadio Azteca) on May 14th and 15th, as part of the 7th leg of the 360° Tour, which according to Wikipedia is the highest-grossing concert tour so far, followed by A Bigger Bang Tour (The Rolling Stones).
May 13th, 2011.