Contactmusic quoted Jay Z as having told MusicOMH.com: "Bono would be a great person to work with. I think he's cool He's good! He does so many things. He's had longevity, he's made classic albums, he's still relevant right now and he does so much for the world. He's a complete human being,"
The 39-year-old rap star also admires White Stripes frontman Jack White, and wishes to work with him. He said: "I saw The Dead Weather play. I think he's brilliant. I think he's a genius."