"Love is Bigger Than Anything in its Way" - U2


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On April 27, 2018, the video for “Love is Bigger Than Anything in its Way“ was released following the delivery of the album version of the song to radio. The video for the song, featured the LGBTQ community in Dublin as well as allies and friends, in an expression of the enjoyment of diversity and inclusiveness in that community. The video director, David Mushegain, had previously worked with U2 on the lyric video for “You’re The Best Thing About Me“. The video was made available for sale on iTunes.

On May 4, 2018, a three track single was released for “Love is Bigger Than Anything in its Way” which included remixes by Will Clarke, The Funk Hunters and Daybreakers. The single is titled “Love is Bigger Than Anything in its Way Remixes” and features an orange and black cover, similar to previous covers seen for the album using blue and black. (Orange is the negative image of blue) Three remixes are available on this commercial single, including one from British DJ Will Clarke, another from Canadian duo The Funk Hunters, and a third remix from Daybreakers, a duo hailing from the UK and Canada. A digital promotional release of this single was also sent out to DJs on the same day. A video for the Will Clarke version of the song appeared on May 4, 2018.

On May 11, 2018, a second release of “Love is Bigger Than Anything in its Way” was done, using the same cover, with a silhouette of Eli and Sian over top of the cover. This time the release was one track, and contained an acoustic version of “Love is Bigger Than Anything in its Way”.

On May 25, 2018 it is expected that further remixes will be released including remixes by DJs David Alvarado and DrewG (sent digitally to DJs on May 9) Other remixes by Moodyboy, VibePosse and Robbie Rivera were sent to DJs on May 15, 2018, and are expected to be released commercially on May 25th. Other remixes are also known including one by Offer Nissim, one by DJ Junior Sanchez and one by the group Dirty Disco, as well as a remix by Twisted Dee, released to her social media accounts. At this time these have not been released for full promotion and commercial release information is not yet known.

With each digital release from this album we have seen bootleg CDR promotional items, and even bootleg vinyl being sold on eBay. This item is being released digitally and at this point we are not aware of any physical promotional items. If we find out that there are, we will report on them here, but we are advising, most of what has appeared for this album have not been legitimate.

“Love is Bigger Than Anyone in its Way” has been delivered to radio in a digital format in North America on April 23, 2018, and was pushed to AAA Radio stations in North America on April 23, and pushed to Hot AC radio stations on May 21. Bono and the Edge also appeared on the Ellen Degeneres show the week following the release of the Acoustic Version of the song, and played an acoustic version live on the show.

More information about some of the upcoming remixes are available in our news section.

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