U2

Formed 1977, Dublin, Ireland
Label: Island
Musicians: Bono [=Paul Hewson] (vcls); The Edge [=David Evans] (gtr, kbds); Adam Clayton (bs); Larry Mullen (drms)
Producers: Steve Lillywhite
ILPS 9646 Boy LP 22 Aug 1981 71-52-75-85-73-83-95-80-98 Pts: 10
    sales: 60000  
ILPS 9680 October LP 17 Oct 1981 11-13-17-33-40-67-85-94 Pts: 26
    sales: 60000  
    16 Jan 1982 99-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-98 Pts: 2
Writers: Paul Hewson /David Evans /Larry Mullen Jr/Adam Clayton
UWIP 6848 New Year's Day 15 Jan 1983 23-12-10-13-21-36-55-72 Pts: 102
    from the album War (2/83)  
ILPS 9733 War LP 5 Mar 1983 1-4-4-6-6-6-8-13-23-28-33-43-37-46-69-80-35-19-21-24-27-29-29-25-25-27-31-33-37-37-38-41-49-53-56-65-65-71-79-76-xx-94-76-76 Pts: 187
    sales: 100000  
    14 Jan 1984 36-43-48-56-53-69-74-71-45-75-xx-85-81-85-86-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-87-xx-xx-98-97-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-82-58-37-39-41-61-74-70-65-92-81-89-xx-90-92-86-61 Pts: 48
    12 Jan 1985 71-77-46-67-59-83-xx-96-76-99-xx-xx-100-xx-xx-95-81-xx-xx-80-88-83-88-xx-80-83-90-32-41-29-37-38-34-38-47-44-62-48-60-60-76-93-88-96-99 Pts: 58
    11 Jan 1986 85-84-67-75-87-81-76-93-92-xx-91-xx-81 Pts: 11
    6 Jun 1987 84-72-78-88-98-67-73-83-48-50-57-66-77-74-88-96-94 Pts: 20
    14 Aug 1993 38-59 Pts: 7
    1 Jun 1996 103-122-146  
    25 Jan 1997 131-152  
    3 Mar 2001 139-157  
Producers: Jimmy Iovine
IMA 3 U2 Live "Under A Blood Red Sky" LP 26 Nov 1983 2-6-7-17-19-19 Pts: 52
    sales: 600000  
    14 Jan 1984 8-8-8-8-11-12-12-15-14-22-19-19-20-19-25-28-24-35-40-43-47-53-53-52-65-51-46-53-52-57-44-51-36-45-47-30-17-25-30-26-34-38-43-61-59-62-67-64-63-61-46 Pts: 177
    12 Jan 1985 27-30-24-33-31-36-34-40-46-54-49-64-57-69-53-47-45-39-51-44-44-50-46-49-44-41-54-16-15-12-11-15-14-16-13-15-18-13-17-17-22-23-26-42-51-72-67-69-79-79-62 Pts: 163
    11 Jan 1986 55-42-33-49-46-35-35-47-47-69-53-52-55-74-69-73-63-65-74-69-56-63-71-62-70-68-59-43-43-43-53-60-56-56-76-70-63-63-82-xx-77-66 Pts: 68
    17 Jan 1987 93-xx-93-100-xx-xx-95-67-48-51-34-49-50-57-57-56-87-76-72-72-49-43-42-43-43-34-36-38-27-23-28-37-31-40-52-51-60-72-84-76-91-92-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-96 Pts: 81
    16 Jan 1988 93-96-91-100-xx-64-92-90 Pts: 7
    19 Jul 1997 200  
    3 Mar 2001 140-149  
Producers: Brian Eno/Daniel Lanois
Writers: Paul Hewson /David Evans /Larry Mullen Jr/Adam Clayton
IS 202 Pride (In The Name Of Love) 8 Sep 1984 8-4-3-4-8-13-19-25-34-55-61-xx-82-97-85-82-78 Pts: 237
    sales: 250000; from the album The Unforgettable Fire (10/84)  
    12 Jan 1985 99 Pts: 1
U2 5 The Unforgettable Fire LP 6 Oct 1984 1-1-2-6-9-12-18-26-35-31-31-30-21 Pts: 113
    sales: 300000  
    12 Jan 1985 19-22-28-34-41-32-42-50-47-57-88-66-77-78-91-41-26-21-35-36-33-44-43-54-47-49-46-12-12-9-9-10-12-12-15-17-17-21-19-23-33-34-45-55-59-67-82-91-88-89-56 Pts: 162
    11 Jan 1986 39-36-39-38-49-42-43-48-68-56-60-59-70-51-70-64-64-87-84-91-87-xx-75-74-76-97-91-xx-84-xx-86-79-81 Pts: 46
    16 Jan 1988 97-xx-xx-xx-xx-73 Pts: 2
    21 Aug 1993 75 Pts: 1
    25 Jan 1997 98-129-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-156-150 Pts: 1
    7 Feb 1998 149  
    3 Mar 2001 107-143  
Writers: Paul Hewson /David Evans /Larry Mullen Jr/Adam Clayton
IS 220 The Unforgettable Fire 27 Apr 1985 8-6-12-26-40-59-xx-83-91-xx-xx-xx-79-89-xx-84-99 Pts: 106
    from the album The Unforgettable Fire (10/84)  
U 26 The Joshua Tree LP 14 Mar 1987 1-1-2-2-3-4-7-4-4-8-5-4-4-3-2-3-2-2-4-5-3-6-6-9-6-9-5-10-12-14-16-19-22-27-37-41-43-45-46-44-42-38-21 Pts: 431
    sales: 1500000  
    16 Jan 1988 21-24-28-32-13-15-19-17-21-28-33-38-42-45-53-50-62-59-61-55-55-58-69-60-70-60-70-58-57-60-56-58-66-53-57-61-69-56-54-61-86-83-71-77-85-xx-100-xx-xx-99-69 Pts: 100
    14 Jan 1989 70-64-73-68-72-74-58-66-71-xx-69-67-75-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-73-xx-66-55-71-72-70-73-70 Pts: 21
    9 Jan 1993 57-73-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-34-33-43-66-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-19-19-29-32-72 Pts: 57
    15 May 1993 51-67-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-27-30-41 Pts: 24
    8 Jul 1995 155-99-125-134-155-141-160-148-136-xx-xx-xx-161-131-127 Pts: 1
    11 Jan 1997 141-184-180-182-187-172-xx-176-200-xx-175-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-180-183-173-96-82-53-46-72-105-79-50-49-69-118-171-149-122-79-75-67-80-101-129-154-169-186-192-187-175 Pts: 23
    10 Jan 1998 122-136-186-xx-xx-196-xx-xx-128-119-178-192-180-xx-xx-147-109-114-136-135-137-135-140-167-160-179-149-165-170-159-180-169-173-167-178-114-119-117-199-xx-184-183-181  
    24 Jul 1999 181-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-125-174-196  
    4 Nov 2000 197  
    24 Feb 2001 35-24-37-52-81-67-77-67-20-27-42-56-100-93-79-72-85-108-149-180-xx-xx-xx-xx-170-43-36-43-41-49-63-70-82-88-84-82-111-xx-xx-xx-191 Pts: 52
      75-58-53-49-56-59-72 Pts: 10
Writers: Paul Hewson /David Evans /Larry Mullen Jr/Adam Clayton
S 319 With Or Without You 21 Mar 1987 4-4-5-8-11-18-24-28-43-59-68-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-94 Pts: 209
    from the album The Joshua Tree (3/87)  
IS 328 I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For 30 May 1987 13-6-7-13-21-29-39-53-62-72-74-xx-xx-xx-xx-95 Pts: 139
    from the album The Joshua Tree (3/87)  
IS 340 Where The Streets Have No Name 5 Sep 1987 4-5-13-29-50-64-xx-83-80 Pts: 112
    from the album The Joshua Tree (3/87)  
Producers: Jimmy Iovine
IS 400 Desire 24 Sep 1988 3-1-2-17-30-37-58-63-88-83-xx-88-xx-92-79 Pts: 224
    sales: 250000; from the album Rattle And Hum (10/88)  
U 27 Rattle And Hum LP 15 Oct 1988 1-2-2-4-11-18-21-23-23-21-19-18 Pts: 109
    sales: 1200000; Soundtrack of the film "Rattle And Hum" (Nov 1988) directed by Phil Joanou.  
    14 Jan 1989 19-23-28-33-43-32-41-40-48-46-39-37-35-29-32-28-38-45-48-47-50-49-38-35-34-35-36-44-49-56-50-64-68-63 Pts: 94
    14 Aug 1993 34-45-57 Pts: 12
    5 Jul 1997 195-174-105-105-149-164-99-90-117 Pts: 2
    19 Sep 1998 161-159-xx-192-143-159  
    24 Feb 2001 69-53-87-144-174-134-151-122-134-137-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-71-57-64-62-74-90-114-165-164-153-150 Pts: 11
Writers: Paul Hewson /David Evans /Larry Mullen Jr/Adam Clayton
IS 402 Angel Of Harlem 10 Dec 1988 10-9-12-17 Pts: 84
    from the album Rattle And Hum (10/88)  
    14 Jan 1989 53-83-88-91 Pts: 7
IS 422 All I Want Is You 17 Jun 1989 5-4-8-23-34-60-xx-xx-xx-93 Pts: 123
    from the album Rattle And Hum (10/88)  
Producers: Daniel Lanois
IS 500 The Fly 26 Oct 1991 1-2-5-27-52-xx-xx-xx-xx-62 Pts: 124
    sales: 200000; from the album Achtung Baby (11/91)  
Producers: Brian Eno/Daniel Lanois
U 28 Achtung Baby LP 23 Nov 1991 2-5-11-14-14-11 Pts: 151
    sales: 1200000  
    9 Jan 1993 9-9-11-19-22-22-27-22-19-17-16-25-31-30-32-35-42-37-40-43-32-24-24-21-17-18-23-20-21-29-28-31-30-33-40-42-36-43-53-54-50-59-62-75-xx-xx-72-43-46-43-39 Pts: 377
    16 Jan 1993 26-32-37-47-42-41-36-51-58-73-xx-xx-xx-xx-65-70-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-75-58-xx-xx-39-17-19-22-43-63 Pts: 94
    22 Mar 1997 189-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-147-113-77-68-108-156-101-75-65-84-170-xx-xx-179-155-170-164-175 Pts: 7
    3 Jul 1999 198-xx-xx-191  
    24 Feb 2001 47-37-57-102-130-111-114-105-113-121-200-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-50-46-55-61-76-85-112-139-147-199-199 Pts: 16
Writers: Paul Hewson /David Evans /Larry Mullen Jr/Adam Clayton
IS 515 One 29 Feb 1992 23-7-9-24-43-64 Pts: 57
    from the album Achtung Baby (11/91)  
Producers: Brian Eno/Daniel Lanois/Steve Lillywhite
REAL U2 Even Better Than The Real Thing 4 Jul 1992 13-8-13-22-41-60-62 Pts: 57
    from the album Achtung Baby (11/91)  
Producers: Flood/The Edge/Brian Eno
U2 9 Zooropa LP 10 Jul 1993 1-2-2-2-2-2-3-5-8-12-20-24-25-35-49-57-58-63-66-62-64-60-54-54-52-39 Pts: 457
    sales: 300000  
    15 Jan 1994 33-37-52-51 Pts: 17
    19 Jul 1997 157-142-153-118-167  
    24 Feb 2001 110-93-185-xx-xx-200-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-182-165 Pts: 1
Label: Atlantic
Producers: Nellee Hooper/Bono/The Edge
Writers: Paul Hewson /David Evans /Larry Mullen Jr/Adam Clayton
A 7131 Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me 10 Jun 1995 2-2-3-6-10-6-4-7-13-17-26-41-55-71-93-115-145-144-196-192 Pts: 246
    sales: 400000  
Label: Island
Producers: Flood
Writers: Paul Hewson /David Evans /Larry Mullen Jr/Adam Clayton/Simon Pike
CI 649 Discotheque 8 Feb 1997 1-6-15-28-39-51-62-66-71-84-91-78-82-72-75-136-190 Pts: 108
    sales: 200000  
Producers: Flood/Howie B/Steve Osborne
CIDU 210 Pop LP 8 Mar 1997 1-3-4-6-13-17-16-13-7-12-18-21-31-36-38-52-54-57-60-34-21-13-15-17-16-20-31-54-65-41-40-52-67-83-91-96-97-116-106-99-95-91-85 Pts: 432
    sales: 300000  
    10 Jan 1998 73-89-146-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-185-198-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-197 Pts: 2
    3 Jul 1999 82-106-144-172-xx-xx-xx-xx-183 Pts: 1
    24 Feb 2001 134-97-170-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-195-175 Pts: 1
Producers: Flood
Writers: Paul Hewson /David Evans /Larry Mullen Jr/Adam Clayton
CI 658 Staring At The Sun 19 Apr 1997 3-17-34-41-60-74-84-79-84-95-114-102-122-144-154 Pts: 55
CI 664 Last Night On Earth/Pop Muzik/Happiness Is A Warm Gun 26 Jul 1997 10-29-43-69-78-68-84-107-97-95-91-123-187 Pts: 33
CI 673 Please 27 Sep 1997 7-26-47-72-82-100-112-114-114-143-131-145-164-184 Pts: 33
    10 Jan 1998 170-180  
Producers: Brian Eno/Daniel Lanois/Steve Lillywhite
CI 727 Sweetest Thing 24 Oct 1998 3-4-10-18-31-38-44-60-59-55-70 Pts: 102
    Original: Where The Streets Have No Name - U2 (B-side, Sep 1987); sales: 200000  
    16 Jan 1999 72-85-124-134-127-165-187-209-187-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-269-189-150-190-193 Pts: 2
Producers: Brian Eno/Daniel Lanois/Steve Lillywhite/Jimmy Iovine/U2/Xavier
CIDDU 211 Best Of 1980-1990/The B-Sides LP 7 Nov 1998 1-2-15-21-23-25-30-37-62 Pts: 153
    16 Jan 1999 83-79-97-125-114-158 Pts: 3
CIDU 211 The Best Of 1980-1990 LP 14 Nov 1998 8-9-4-8-9-7-8-7 Pts: 202
    sales: 1500000  
    16 Jan 1999 9-10-17-17-16-32-29-24-34-37-50-43-36-37-41-51-65-63-68-64-61-62-61-72-65-84-91-99-63-49-48-54-71-73-82-82-107-176-185-142-141-113-86-84-75-78-80-96-107-100-101 Pts: 184
    15 Jan 2000 92-112-170-172-172-156-144-122-136-117-115-117-114-80-73-69-61-59-65-60-81-76-98-122-108-98-118-110-117-143-159-176-173-xx-185-167-172-106-131-140-131-90-79-77-83-90-93-102-120-110-141 Pts: 22
    13 Jan 2001 139-131-163-122-79-69-54-25-35-41-56-48-54-66-80-82-90-94-98-109-131-129-127-153-140-146-104-50-68-73-79-52-56-74-111-115-104-147-192-185-163-134-104-98-101-112-111-119-125-132-137 Pts: 36
    29 Jun 2002 65-73 Pts: 2
      65-61-54-68-65-63-66 Pts: 8
Producers: Brian Eno/Daniel Lanois
Writers: Paul Hewson /David Evans /Larry Mullen Jr/Adam Clayton
CID 766 Beautiful Day 14 Oct 2000 1-3-14-25-38-44-50-62-65-74-73-58 Pts: 118
    sales: 200000  
    13 Jan 2001 52-58-73-95-94-106-139-77-98-119-136-162-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-188-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-179-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-191 Pts: 8
CIDU2 12 All That You Can't Leave Behind LP 4 Nov 2000 1-4-10-20-25-26-28-29-29 Pts: 153
    sales: 900000  
    13 Jan 2001 17-12-12-7-7-8-10-3-6-8-12-14-23-30-39-41-49-54-65-60-53-47-47-58-65-56-47-37-30-23-22-15-16-23-34-42-53-64-83-76-74-60-50-57-69-83-71-54-61-60-64 Pts: 213
    12 Jan 2002 60-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-64-74 Pts: 3
Writers: Paul Hewson /David Evans /Larry Mullen Jr/Adam Clayton
CID 770 Stuck In A Moment You Can't Get Out Of 3 Feb 2001 2-10-25-40-37-39-43-67-81-112-107-122-103-104-xx-xx-xx-xx-139-157-171-175-191-184-171-197-174-150-136-xx-xx-xx-198 Pts: 69
    sales: 106030  
CID 780 Elevation 21 Jul 2001 3-13-24-35-41-48-53-60-xx-xx-85-91-xx-102-101-125-xx-xx-122-141-174-170 Pts: 52
    sales: 89070  
CID 788 Walk On 24 Nov 2001 5-27-52-68-70-68-58 Pts: 29
    12 Jan 2002 64 Pts: 1
Producers: William Orbit
CIDX 808 Electrical Storm 26 Oct 2002 5-12-23-36-52-59-54-47-48-61 Pts: 46
    11 Jan 2003 63-74 Pts: 2
Producers: Brian Eno/Flood/Daniel Lanois/The Edge/Steve Lillywhite/William Orbit/U2/various
CIDTU 213 The Best Of 1990-2000 & B-Sides LP 9 Nov 2002 2-6-25-28-27-36-38-36 Pts: 65
    sales: 300000  
    11 Jan 2003 33-52-56-70-xx-69-69-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-72-xx-67-63-66-48-69 Pts: 17
CIDTU 213 The Best Of 1990-2000 LP 16 Nov 2002 37-48-49-47-44-43-48 Pts: 15
    sales: 600000  
    11 Jan 2003 65-72-69 Pts: 3
      70-xx-xx-64-74 Pts: 3
Producers: Steve Lillywhite/Carl Glanville/Jacknife Lee/Thomas/Flood
CIDXU 214 How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb LP   1-1-1-3-4-14 Pts: 165
    sales: 1200000  
      10-11-17-18-14-10-12-26-26-27-34-40-46-52-58-60-72-66-73-66-50-33-17-24-25-34-39-49-57-66-73 Pts: 113
Producers: Steve Lillywhite
Writers: Paul Hewson /David Evans /Larry Mullen Jr/Adam Clayton
CIDX 878 Vertigo   1-7-13-22-22-23-24-27 Pts: 107
      43-53-65-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-71 Pts: 6
Producers: Thomas
CIDX 886 Sometimes You Can't Make It On Your Own   1-7-18-27-35-39-56-60-xx-60 Pts: 96
Producers: Flood/Thomas
CIDX 890 City Of Blinding Lights   2-13-30-43-37-56-56-57-56 Pts: 66
  All Because Of You   51-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-4-19-49-74 Pts: 33

U2 & B. B. King

Label: Island
Musicians: Bono [=Paul Hewson] (vcls); The Edge [=David Evans] (gtr, kbds); Adam Clayton (bs); Larry Mullen (drms); B. B. King (vcls, gtr)
Producers: Jimmy Iovine
Writers: Paul Hewson /David Evans /Larry Mullen Jr/Adam Clayton
IS 411 When Love Comes To Town 8 Apr 1989 12-6-14-27-40-63-72-xx-xx-xx-89 Pts: 94
    from the album Rattle And Hum (10/88)  

U2/Frank Sinatra & Bono

Label: Island
Musicians: Bono [=Paul Hewson] (vcls); The Edge [=David Evans] (gtr, kbds); Adam Clayton (bs); Larry Mullen (drms)/Frank Sinatra (vcls); Bono (vcls)
Producers: Flood/Brian Eno/The Edge
Writers: Paul Hewson /David Evans /Larry Mullen Jr/Adam Clayton
CI 578 Stay (Faraway, So Close)/I've Got You Under My Skin 27 Nov 1993 6-4-14-24-29-28 Pts: 79
    from the album Zooropa (7/93)  
    15 Jan 1994 60-69 Pts: 3

LMC versus U2

Label: All Around The World
Musicians: Rachel McFarlane (vcls); Lee Monteverde (prod); Matt Cadman (prod); Cris Nuttall (prod)
Producers: Lee Monteverde
Writers: George Merrill/Sharron Rubicam/Narada Michael Walden/U2
CXGLOBE 313 Take Me To The Clouds Above   1-1-3-4-5-11-17-21-27-33-48-62 Pts: 222
    Lyrics are from "How Will I Know" - Whitney Houston; samples "With Or Without You" - U2.  

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