Bono busks with Glen Hansard and Hozier in Dublin for charity (VIDEO).

Watch Bono, Hozier, and Glen Hansard Busk for Charity in Dublin

Watch Bono, Hozier, and Glen Hansard Busk for Charity in Dublin

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Dec. 26 2015 2:41 PM

Watch Bono, Hozier, and Glen Hansard Busk for Charity in Dublin

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Since 2009, Bono has engaged in an especially sweet Christmas Eve tradition, one that sees him and an array of musical friends busk on the streets of Dublin and donate proceeds to Irish homeless charity Simon Community. Due to a serious cycling injury, the singer couldn't perform in 2014, but he made up for it this year by enlisting Hozier and Glen Hansard and belting out a few U2 favorites.

Here's “Every Breaking Wave”:

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And “When Love Comes to Town”:

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