Irish rockers U2 have released their highly anticipated new album, Songs Of Experience. The LP coincided with World Aids Day (December 1) in conjunction with Bono‘s Red foundation. It’s the follow-up to U2’s 2014 album Songs of Innocence.
Ahead of the release, fans have also heard the tracks “You’re The Best Thing About Me,” “Get Out of Your Own Way,” and “American Soul” the later two which feature the greatest working rapper alive, Kendrick Lamar.
Recently U2 announced a brand new 12″ vinyl single for their song “The Blackout.” It is the lead single from their upcoming album Songs Of Experience. It is set for a limited release via Jack White’s Nashville based Third Man Records. It will hit stores in Record Store Day Black Friday (November 24). The B-Side features and “exclusive remix” from Jacknife Lee.
The band also announced the first of their eXPERIENCE + iNNOCENCE Tour dates for 2018.
Below fans can find a full tracklisting, the new album, and their current tour dates.
Songs of Experience:
01 Love Is All We Have Left
02 Lights of Home
03 You’re the Best Thing About Me
04 Get Out of Your Own Way
05 American Soul
06 Summer of Love
07 Red Flag Day
08 The Showman (Little More Better)
09 The Little Things That Give You Away
11 The Blackout
12 Love Is Bigger Than Anything in Its Way
13 13 (There Is a Light)
14 Ordinary Love (Extraordinary Mix) ^
15 Book of Your Heart ^
16 Lights of Home (St Peter’s String Version) ^
17 You’re the Best Thing About Me (U2 vs Kygo) ^
^ Deluxe edition bonus tracks
5/2 Tulsa, OK – BOK Center
5/4 St. Louis, MO – Scottrade Center
5/7 San Jose, CA – SAP Center
5/11 Las Vegas, NV – T-Mobile Arena
5/15 Los Angeles, CA – The Forum
5/22 Chicago, IL – United Center
5/26 Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
5/28 Atlanta, GA – Infinite Energy Arena
6/5 Montreal, Quebec – Bell Centre
6/9 Uniondale, NY – NYCB Live
6/13 Philadelphia, PA – Wells Fargo Center
6/17 Washington, DC – Capital One Arena
6/21 Boston, MA – TD Garden
6/25 New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
6/29 Newark, NJ – Prudential Center