Billboard has made a list of the 100 most powerful people in music industry. Guy Oseary, U2's new manager, is No. 38.
A profile at the site describes him as a manager and investor, including investments with Ashton Kutcher in companies like SoundCloud, Spotify and Shazam.
The profile also mentioned the $$30 million deal with Live Nation and Paul McGuinness' Principle Management. About U2, Oseary said: "I've been a big fan of theirs since their start. I'm honored and humbled to have been welcomed into the U2 family."
U2's new album shoud be released in late spring/early summer, according to Billboard.