Bono Reveals the Reason he Always Wears Glasses – he has Glaucoma

AP Photo/Andrew Medichini
AP Photo/Andrew Medichini

Seen any recent photos of U2’s Bono without his sunglasses?

Yeah, neither have we.

And now, there’s an explanation. He’s not addicted to shades. Nor is he trying to be an annoying rock star who wears specs indoors.

The singer has glaucoma, he told British talk show host Graham Norton, per The Guardian It’s a condition that damages the eye’s optic nerve and can result in vision loss.

“This is a good place to explain to people that I’ve had glaucoma for the last 20 years. I have good treatments and I am going to be fine.”

But we did manage to find one shot of the singer au natural, from 2003.

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Source: USA Today | 

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