Pavarotti and Friends and Bono

Pavarotti & Friends will be broadcast (radio and internet) on radio rtl 102,5 , tonight at 20.45 PM CET. (Find out details for your timezone here)

During rehearsals, Bono tried out “Miserere” with Pavarotti and Zucchero and an “Ave Maria”. Not happy with this track, Bono cut the rehearsal of this song short. He then played “One”, much like the version performed at the 1995 Pavarotti and Friends. It seems likely “One” will be played instead of “Ave Maria” at the show tonight. (info via

Il Messaggero published the lyrics of Bono’s version of “Ave Maria”:

Ave Maria,