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🎀 U2 - Wide Awake In America MP3

  • Performer: U2
  • Title: Wide Awake In America
  • Genre: Rock
  • Country: US
  • Record source: Cassette, EP, Club Edition, RCA Club
  • Released: May 1985
  • Style: Pop Rock
  • Label: Island Records
  • Cat#: 90279-4-A
  • MP3 album: 1011 mb
  • FLAC album: 1415 mb
  • Rating: 4.4/5
  • Votes: 157
🎀 U2 - Wide Awake In America MP3


1Bad (Live)
Engineer [Location] – Kevin KillenMixed By – Ron St. GermainProducer – U2
2Bad (Live)
3The Three Sunrises
Mixed By – Kevin Moloney, U2Producer – Eno, Lanois, U2
4The Three Sunrises
5A Sort Of Homecoming (Live)
Engineer [Location] – Kevin KillenProducer – Tony Visconti
6Love Comes Tumbling
Engineer [Engineered] – Kevin Moloney, Paul ThomasProducer – U2
7Love Comes Tumbling
8A Sort Of Homecoming (Live)


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
90279-1-A, 7 90279-1-AU2 Wide Awake In America ‎(12", EP)Island Records, Island Records90279-1-A, 7 90279-1-AUS1985
90279-1-A, 7 90279-1-AU2 Wide Awake In America ‎(12", EP, Spe)Island Records, Island Records90279-1-A, 7 90279-1-AUS1985
90279-4-AU2 Wide Awake In America ‎(Cass, Club)Island Records90279-4-AUS1985
ISMC-90279U2 Wide Awake In America ‎(Cass, EP, Club)Island RecordsISMC-90279Canada1985
90279-4-A, 7 90279-4-AU2 Wide Awake In America ‎(Cass, EP)Island Records, Island Records90279-4-A, 7 90279-4-AUS1985


  • Photography By, Design – Matt Mahurin
  • Songwriter [All Songs By] – U2


Alternate version of U2 - Wide Awake In America. Contains alternate J-card. All four songs are on both sides of tape.


  • Distributed By – ATCO Records
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Island Records Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – Island Records Inc.
  • Record Company – Warner Communications Inc.
  • Record Company – Island Records Inc.
  • Manufactured By – RCA Music Service – C140642



Wide Awake in America is a four-track extended play by Irish rock band U2. It was released on 20 May 1985 through Island Records. It combines two live performances of songs from the group's 1984 album The Unforgettable Fire with two B-sides from the era, which had previously been available only in the United Kingdom. Wide Awake in America was originally released only in North America and Japan but it charted in the UK as an import. It was re-released internationally in 1990. Why did Wide Awake In America become an unpredicted cult success 'The reason was simple - the presence of a previously unavailable version of 'Bad'. Extended from the original vinyl incarnation on The Unforgettable Fire and replete with taped keyboard intro, this has come to be considered the definitive version of the song, clear-cut recorded evidence of the smouldering power that U2 could conjure up on-stage and which would make 'Bad' both a favourite with the fans, and, for quite some time, the centrepiece of. the band's live set. Neil McCormick in 'U. As U2 were completing the supporting tour for The Unforgettable Fire, they released the four-track EP Wide Awake in America. Comprised of two outtakes Three Sunrises, Love Comes Tumbling and two live cuts Bad and a phenomenal version of A Sort of Homecoming, the record may be aimed at the hardcore collector. Songs in album U2 - Wide Awake in America 1985. U2 - Bad Live. U2 - A Sort Of Homecoming Live. U2 - The Three Sunrises. U2 - Love Comes Tumbling. Total votes: 5. Other albums by U2. U2 Comp. A powerful performance of Bad by U2 at a concert in Awake in America is an EP by U2. It was released on 20 May 1985, through Island Records. Π“ΠΎΡ€ΠΎΠ΄: Brazil. Wide Awake in America was an EP designed for the American market, and first released in North America on May 20, 1985. It was initially released in the US on that date in 12-inch vinyl and cassette. It was also released in Canada, but only through the Columbia House record club, where it was issued on cassette. Later the EP was released in Japan on cassette and 12-inch on September 1, 1985 and in Brazil on 12-inch in 1986. The EP was also made available on eight-track cassette through the RCA Record Club in the US and Canada. The title of the EP is taken from the Im wide awake, Im not. A Sort of Homecoming, 04:03

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