One (U2 song)

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Single by U2
from the album Achtung Baby
B-side"Lady with the Spinning Head (UV1)"
Released24 February 1992 (1992-02-24)
RecordedOctober 1990 – September 1991
Producer(s)Daniel Lanois with Brian Eno
U2 singles chronology
"Mysterious Ways"
"Even Better Than the Real Thing"
Music video
"One" at YouTube

"One" is a rock ballad from the Irish rock group U2. The song is about breakups and wanting to stay together. It is the third song from their studio album Achtung Baby. It was released in March 1992 as the album's third single.

"One" was released as a charity benefit single. Profits from the song went to AIDS research. The song reached the top of the Irish Singles Charts, the U.S. Billboard Album Rock Tracks and Modern Rock Tracks. The song hit #10 on the Billboard Hot 100.[1]

The song has been redone by many artists, like Adam Lambert, Damien Rice and Johnny Cash.

Track listings[change | change source]

The song has various track listings.

No. TitleProducer Length
1. "One"  
  • Daniel Lanois
  • Brian Eno
2. "Lady with the Spinning Head (UV1)"  Paul Barrett 3:54
3. "Satellite of Love"  The Edge and Barrett 4:00
4. "Night and Day" (Steel String remix)The Edge and Barrett 7:00

References[change | change source]

  1. "U2 Chart History". The Billboard. Archived from the original on January 28, 2016. Retrieved May 8, 2016.