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Bono denies reports of recent health scare

August 22, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
U2 fans can breathe easy. Lead singer Bono is denying reports that he had a recent health scare.

Bono was seen at a local hospital in the south of France while he was vacationing there.

An Irish independent newspaper reported that he was rushed to the hospital complaining of chest pains. That's when rumors about his health started going around.

A spokesperson for the singer said that Bono was in fact in the hospital, but it was only for a routine checkup.