U2 Pay Tribute To John Lennon At First Ever South Korea Concert


U2’s Joshua Tree 2019 tour touched down at Seoul, South Korea on Sunday December 8th. It was the group’s first concert in South Korea, and it happened to also be the anniversary of John Lennon’s death. WATCH fan video below as Bono pauses during 'Pride' to pay tribute to John.

“Let’s turn this concrete sky arena into a cathedral,” Bono said. “We think about a great peacemaker we lost December 8th, 39 years ago tonight: John Lennon. We lost John Lennon, great peacemaker, great soul. This band were right outside of New York City when we heard the news. We still feel it.” Later in the show, Bono sprinkled in snippets of “She Loves You,” “Love Me Do” and “All You Need Is Love” in tribute to Lennon.