OneRepublic opens for U2 this weekend; Ryan Tedder says, “I wanna do the whole tour!”

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Even for a Grammy-winning artist who’s worked with music’s biggest names, being invited to open for U2 is a huge deal. That’s why OneRepublic’s Ryan Tedder is so excited that Sunday, his band will open the first of several shows for the rock legends, who’re on tour celebrating the 30th anniversary of their biggest album, The Joshua Tree.

“Joshua Tree was the album that made me fall in love with U2,” Ryan tells ABC Radio. “I was, like, four [years old], maybe younger…when it came out. And…I’ve loved them ever since.”
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Lany talks working with ryan tedder

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Hailing from California, LANY are the new reigning kings of Indie Pop.

Formed by Paul Klein, Jake Goss and Les Priest, the trio’s latest single ‘ILYB’ has been gaining a lot of momentum online, which is something lead vocalist Paul is extremely thankful for.

“Sam Smith posted about us on Instagram. We were at Soho House in New York about to play a private show one night when someone came up to me and said Sam Smith is upstairs. I thought I am going to go up to him but I have never met him. Then I went up to him and was like ‘Hi I’m in LANY and I just wanted to say thank you so much for posting our work’. That was the coolest, we are huge fans,” Paul says.

“He just jumped out of his chair and said ‘Omg I love you so much, it’s nice to meet you’. Then turning to his right is Ryan Tedder.”
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Charts: week 22

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#50 Swiss Singles Top 100
#63 Sweden Singles Top 100
#70 Germany Singles Top 100
#90 Ireland Singles Top 100
#96 Canada Singles Top 100