U2 release two songs in advance of their new album, Songs of Experience


Larry Mullen Jr., Adam Clayton, Bono and The Edge of U2 attend SiriusXM's 'Town Hall' with U2 at SIRIUS XM Studio on July 28, 2015 in New York City.

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The last seven days have been big ones for fans of U2, as the band has released two songs from their forthcoming album, Songs of Experience. It’s the sequel to their 2014 album, Songs of Innocence.

The first one to drop was ‘The Blackout’, which you can check out below:


The Blackout

‘The Blackout’, just for you. From upcoming album Songs of Experience.Tune in now.First single, ‘You’re The Best Thing About Me’ coming Sept. 6th#U2TheBlackout #U2SongsofExperience "In the darkness where we learn to see”

Posted by U2 on Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Today sees the release of the album’s official first single, ‘You’re The Best Thing About Me’.


Take a listen to both, and let us known over at our Facebook page what you think about the new songs. You can hear them also on SiriusXM The Spectrum. We’ll keep you posted on news of the new album and tour.

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