New Year's Day (U2 song)

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"New Year's Day"
Single by U2
from the album War
B-side"Treasure (Whatever Happened to Pete the Chop)"
Released10 January 1983[1]
RecordedSeptember–November 1982
StudioWindmill Lane Studios (Dublin)
  • 5:36 (album version)
  • 5:40 (original 12" long version)
  • 4:17 (video version)
  • 3:53 (7" edit)
Producer(s)Steve Lillywhite
U2 singles chronology
"A Celebration"
"New Year's Day"
"Two Hearts Beat as One"
Music video
"New Year's Day" at YouTube

"New Year's Day" is a 1983 song by Irish rock band U2. It is the third track from their third studio album War. It went to number 2 in Ireland, number 9 in the Netherlands and Norway and number 10 in the United Kingdom.

Formats and track listings[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "U2 > Discography > Albums > New Year's Day". Retrieved 3 January 2018.
  2. Barton, David (19 December 2015). "Rockin' harder than ever". Honolulu Star-Bulletin. p. D9.
  3. Zaleski, Annie (20 July 2018). "U2's 25 Best Songs: Critic's Picks". Billboard. Retrieved 22 February 2020.