Bono, Hozier, Glen Hansard,The Script, Kodaline, among artists who played for free on Grafton Street last night.Twitter

Bono, Hozier, Glen Hansard,The Script, The Coronas and Kodaline were among the artists who performed for free on Grafton Street in Dublin last night.

All proceeds from the massively popular street show went to The Simon Community, a charity combatting homelessness.

It has become an annual event for Bono and for the massive crowds who gathered.

The U2 legend and Hozier kicked off with Hozier’s huge hit “Take Me to the Church;” and followed with a U2 number’

The Grafton Street lollapalooza has become one of the highlights of the holiday season in Ireland and crowds began lining up in the late afternoon to find their places.

They were not disappointed. At 7 PM local time Bono and Hozier and the other musicians appeared.

The reaction on social media was amazing.

Bono and U2 also busked in Grand Central Station this year in May as part of a Jimmy Fallon stunt.

*Main image by Gianluca Avagnina. See his full portfolio here.