The Supreme Court's legalization of same sex marriage has Bono being all Bono-y again. And after his cycling injury delayed U2's North American Innocence + Experience Tour, it's good to have him back at full force.
When U2 performed "Pride (In the Name of Love)" Sunday night (June 28) in Chicago's United Center, the U2 frontman rechristened it "Gay Pride (In the Name of Love). Check out the video below:
"This is our America!" Bono shouts into a stars n' stripes megaphone, before the band launches into the Unforgettable Fire hit. In the bridge he breaks it down and calls for messages of love to be sent to Baltimore, Ferguson and Charleston.
After the band's native Ireland legalized gay marriage on May 23, U2 dedicated the same song to the cause at its show that night in Phoenix.
On July 2, U2 plays one final date (the fifth of five!) in the United Center before moving on to Toronto.
Photos of U2 through the years:
Bono through the years
Watch U2 turn an old hit into a gay marriage anthem in Chicago
DUBLIN, IRELAND - JUNE 01: U2 singer Bono attends the 50th Anniversary Of 'The Late Late Show' on June 1, 2012 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Phillip Massey/FilmMagic)
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 04: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK TABLOID NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 48 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME. MANDATORY CREDIT PHOTO BY DAVE M. BENETT/GETTY IMAGES REQUIRED) Bono arrives at the GQ Men Of The Year Awards 2012 at The Royal Opera House on September 4, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Dave M. Benett/Getty Images)
Lead singer Bono of Irish rock band U2 performs under heavy rain during their 360 Degree Tour at the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow on August 25, 2010. AFP PHOTO / ALEXANDER BLOTNITSKY (Photo credit should read ALEXANDER BLOTNITSKY/AFP/Getty Images)
MOSCOW - AUGUST 25: Lead singer Bono of Irish rock band U2 performs in the rain during their 360 Degree Tour at the Luzhniki stadium on August 25, 2010 in Moscow, Russia. (Photo by Gennady avramenko/Epsilon/Getty Images)
NEW YORK - MARCH 04: Lead singer Bono of the musical group U2 visits 'Late Show with David Letterman' at the Ed Sullivan Theater on March 4, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Jeffrey Ufberg/WireImage)
NEW YORK - MARCH 03: Bono of the band U2 attends the unveiling of a portion of west 53rd street to be temporarily renamed 'U2 Way' on March 3, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images)
NEW YORK - MARCH 02: Lead singer of U2 Bono visits 'Late Show with David Letterman' at the Ed Sullivan Theater on March 2, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Jeffrey Ufberg/WireImage)