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Deep Cuts: The Essential U2

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ALSO! Don't miss parts one and two of John's U2 Deep Cuts playlist, and check out our U2 entertainers page.

Want to brush up on the biggest band in the world? Start by listening to this list of essential U2 songs and then check out our two-part Deep Cuts feature:

I Will Follow

Sunday Bloody Sunday
New Year’s Day
Two Hearts Beat As One

Under A Blood Red Sky
Sunday Bloody Sunday [live]

The Unforgettable Fire
A Sort of Homecoming
Pride (In The Name of Love)
The Unforgettable Fire

The Joshua Tree
Where the Streets Have No Name
I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For
With or Without You
Bullet the Blue Sky
In God’s Country

Rattle & Hum
Angel of Harlem
God, Pt 2
All I Want Is You
When Love Comes to Town

Achtung Baby
Even Better Than the Real Thing
Until the End of the World
The Fly
Mysterious Ways
Tryin’ to Throw Your Arms Around the World
Who’s Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses

Stay (Faraway, So Close!)

Batman Forever Soundtrack
Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me

Staring at the Sun

The Best of 1980-1990
The Sweetest Thing

All That You Can’t Leave Behind
Beautiful Day
Stuck in a Moment You Can’t Get Out Of

How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb
Sometimes You Can’t Make It on Your Own
All Because of You

Other songs that charted: “Surrender,” “Spanish Eyes,” “Dancing Barefoot,” “Everlasting Love,” “Night and Day,” “Lemon,” “Zooropa,” “Please,” “The Ground Beneath Her Feet,” “If God Will Send His Angels,” “Walk On” and “Electrical Storm.”

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