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    Thu, 08 Sep 2011 11:59:58

    U2 + Keith Richards Honored at GQ Men of the Year Awards - The artists were honored in London earlier this week

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    • U2 - CUPERTINO, CA - SEPTEMBER 09: Apple CEO Tim Cook (L) greets the crowd with U2 singer Bono (R) as The Edge looks on during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on September 9, 2014 in Cupertino, California. Apple unveiled the Apple Watch wearable tech and two new iPhones, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.
    • U2 - CUPERTINO, CA - SEPTEMBER 09: Apple CEO Tim Cook (L) greets the crowd with U2 singer Bono (2nd R) as The Edge (2nd L) and Larry Mullen Jr look on during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on September 9, 2014 in Cupertino, California. Apple unveiled the Apple Watch wearable tech and two new iPhones, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.
    • U2 - CUPERTINO, CA - SEPTEMBER 09: Apple CEO Tim Cook (L) announces the free download of the new U2 album on iTunes as members of U2 The Edge (2nd L), Larry Mullen Jr (C), Adam Clayton (2nd R) and Bono as and look on during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on September 9, 2014 in Cupertino, California. Apple unveiled the Apple Watch wearable tech and two new iPhones, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

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    GQ's Men of the Year Awards were held on Tuesday in London, with rockers U2 and Keith Richards picking up the top honors at the event! Rock 'n' roll rules when it come to GQ in 2011.

    U2 were named "Band of the Year" at the annual bash, which recognizes the most influential men in the public eye.

    Rolling Stones' guitarist Keith Richards was awarded "Writer of the Year" for his autobiography, Life, which is a million-seller.

    '80s band Duran Duran accepted the Lifetime Achievement award, as well.

    Congrats to all the winners.

    Do you read GQ?

    —Amy Sciarretto
    09.08.11



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