Pro Bono: U2 is readying a new album for tentative release in April, Billboard has learned from two executives familiar with plans, and is shopping for brand partners to announce the new project during a Super Bowl commercial. Oseary is leading the marketplace outreach as part of a new deal with longtime U2 manager Paul McGuinness' Principle Management to eventually take over management for the rock group. Live Nation has a pending deal to acquire Oseary and McGuinness' companies valued at $30 million.

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