U2 - The Best of 1980-1990
NME.COM feature on U2 - The Best of 1980-1990 album including album review, artwork, tracks, listen now, tour dates, discography and more.
Release date: 10 November 1998
Such beautiful synchronicity... Credible band signs to major label. Early singles nudge the arse-end of the Top 50....
SUCH BEAUTIFUL synchronicity... Credible band signs to major label. Early singles nudge the arse-end of the Top 50. Debut album fails to set world alight. Ergo, in spite of building up a fanbase, band is threatened with dreaded 'drop' from major label. Sounds familiar, yes? Yes indeedy, and that is precisely the scenario U2 found themselves in at the start of the '80s....
- Oct 4, 1998
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- Pride (In The Name Of Love)
- New Year's Day
- With Or Without You
- I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
- Where The Streets Have No Name ( Edit)
- Sunday Bloody Sunday
- I Will Follow
- The Unforgettable Fire
- Sweetest Thing (The Mix)
- When Love Comes To Town
- Angel Of Harlem
- All I Want Is You
There's sentimentality, shocking omissions and too much new stuff… but somehow it all works. Hampden Park, Glasgow, Tuesday, August 18
- Aug 27, 2009
No Line On The Horizon
- Feb 26, 2009
The Joshua Tree: Remastered
- Dec 3, 2007
U2 frontman says former South African leader was a "forceful presence" in his life
Band post lyric clip from forthcoming biopic 'Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom' on their Facebook page
Track is taken from soundtrack for Nelson Mandela biopic Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom
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