This Day In U2 History

September 12

U2 History on this Day

  • On a chart dated September 12, “Where the Streets Have No Name” peaks on the Official UK Charts at #4. (1987)
  • On a chart dated September 12, “Even Better Than the Real Thing” peaks in the Billboard Hot 100 chart in the USA at #32. (1992)
  • U2 play the song “Mercy” for the first time live in concert. (2010)

U2 Album and EP Releases on This Day

  • 3-D Dance Mixes Promotional and Fan Club Release by U2 (Originally released: 1989-04)

U2 Single Releases on This Day

All Releases Containing U2 on This Day

U2 Shows on This Day

  • Taboo Club, Scarborough, England (1980) [U2]
  • Spectrum, Philadelphia, PA, USA (1987) [U2]
  • Parco Novi Sad, Modena, Italy (1995) [Passengers]

    Bono and the Edge, joined by Brian Eno, and Pavarotti, sing a number of songs at the Pavarotti and Friends concert.

  • Air Canada Centre, Toronto, ON, Canada (2005) [U2]
  • Soldier Field, Chicago, Illinois (2009) [U2]
  • Letzigrund Stadium, Zurich, Switzerland (2010) [U2]
  • Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam, The Netherlands (2015) [U2]
  • Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City, MO, USA (2017) [U2]
  • AccorHotel Arena, Paris, France (2018) [U2]

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