This Day In U2 History

January 30

Most frequent user: AJS

World Events

  • Bloody Sunday (1972)

All Releases Containing U2 on This Day

  • African Spirit Album by Soweto Gospel Choir (Originally released: 2007-01-30)
  • Mystery Girl Album by Orbison, Roy (Originally released: 1989-01-30)

Promotional U2 Videos Released on This Day

U2 Shows on This Day

  • 1981: Students' Union, Loughborough University, Loughborough, England [U2]
  • 1986: RTÉ Television Centre, Dublin, Ireland [U2]

    U2 perform on TV Gaga and give a sneak peek of The Joshua Tree including a song “Womanfish” which hasn’t been heard since that show.

  • 1998: Estádio do Morumbi, Sao Paulo, Brazil [U2]
  • 2022: Unknown, Unknown [Bono and The Edge]

    For the 50th anniversary of the Bloody Sunday massacre during The Troubles in Ireland, Bono and the Edge perform an acoustic version of the song.

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