This Day In U2 History

January 23

U2 History on this Day

  • On a chart dated January 23, “In God’s Country” peaks in the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the USA at #44. (1988)
  • U2’s film, U2 3D opens widely in theatres across North America after an earlier debut at the Sundance Film Festival. (2008)

All Releases Containing U2 on This Day

U2 Shows on This Day

  • McMordie Hall, Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland (1981) [U2]
  • Leisureland, Galway, Ireland (1982) [U2]
  • BBC Television Centre, London, England, United Kingdom (1983) [U2]

    U2 appear on Top of the Pops to perform their new single, “New Year’s Day.”

  • BBC 1 Radio, Maida Vale Studios, London, England, United Kingdom (1983) [U2]
  • Drammenshale, Drammen, Norway (1985) [U2]

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