U2

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U2 is rock band from Ireland which formed in 1976 in Dublin, Ireland. Since the band’s formation, they have consisted of Bono (real name Paul Hewson) (vocals, guitar, harmonica), The Edge (real name David Evans) (guitar, keyboards, backing vocals), Adam Clayton (bass) and Larry Mullen, Jr. (drums, percussion). The band is the biggest selling alternative rock act of all time, having sold 150 million albums worldwide as of 2008. They have won 22 Grammys and were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2005. As of 2009, they have released 12 albums and 58 singles. Read more about U2 on Last.fm.

Type: Group
Area: Ireland
Founded: 1976
Tags: rock classic rock irish pop alternative

ACHIEVEMENTS

SONGS
29
SONG WEEKS
2,168
WEEKS @ #1
43
FIRST WEEK
05/04
LAST WEEK
01/18
ALBUMS
31
ALBUM WEEKS
3,750
WEEKS @ #1
121
FIRST WEEK
10/03
LAST WEEK
41/18

SONGS

Peak Title First Week Weeks Last Week
#2
2 wks

07/05 - 52/06 wks: 75
07/05 75 52/06
#20
1 wk

34/10 - 38/10 wks: 2
34/10 2 38/10
#1
2 wks

23/05 - 41/05 wks: 125
23/05 125 41/05
#21
1 wk

43/14 - 49/14 wks: 8
43/14 8 49/14
#1
1 wk

05/09 - 03/11 wks: 162
05/09 162 03/11
#38
1 wk

45/17 - 45/17 wks: 4
45/17 4 45/17
#38
1 wk

38/10 - 30/17 wks: 3
38/10 3 30/17
#7
1 wk

31/09 - 03/11 wks: 82
31/09 82 03/11
#5
2 wks

06/14 - 11/14 wks: 26
06/14 26 11/14
#87
1 wk

49/17 - 49/17 wks: 1
49/17 1 49/17
#5
1 wk

10/09 - 02/11 wks: 172
10/09 172 02/11
#19
1 wk

10/09 - 11/09 wks: 2
10/09 2 11/09
#50
1 wk

11/09 - 11/09 wks: 1
11/09 1 11/09
#1
7 wks

Mary J. Blige and U2
01/06 - 49/11 wks: 334
01/06 334 49/11
#3
4 wks

49/13 - 38/14 wks: 167
49/13 167 38/14
#15
1 wk

07/06 - 11/06 wks: 5
07/06 5 11/06
#48
1 wk

Paul McCartney and U2
29/05 - 29/05 wks: 1
29/05 1 29/05
#1
2 wks

06/05 - 39/05 wks: 182
06/05 182 39/05
#87
1 wk

43/14 - 44/14 wks: 2
43/14 2 44/14
#94
1 wk

09/16 - 09/16 wks: 1
09/16 1 09/16
#1
2 wks

Lmc and U2
05/04 - 29/04 wks: 151
05/04 151 29/04
#33
1 wk

39/14 - 40/14 wks: 2
39/14 2 40/14
#1
14 wks

U2 and Green Day
44/06 - 12/07 wks: 184
44/06 184 12/07
#1
7 wks

41/04 - 33/05 wks: 261
41/04 261 33/05
#95
1 wk

30/17 - 30/17 wks: 1
30/17 1 30/17
#1
8 wks

50/06 - 27/07 wks: 140
50/06 140 27/07
#37
1 wk

43/08 - 30/17 wks: 19
43/08 19 30/17
#22
1 wk

Kendrick Lamar and U2
16/17 - 21/17 wks: 13
16/17 13 21/17
#8
2 wks

36/17 - 01/18 wks: 42
36/17 42 01/18
#1 05/04 2,168 01/18

ALBUMS

Peak Title First Week Weeks Last Week
#20
1 wk
05 Vertigo - Live From Chicago (dvd) by  U2
47/05 - 03/06 wks: 11
47/05 11 03/06
#3
1 wk
360° - At The Rose Bowl by  U2
24/10 - 40/10 wks: 17
24/10 17 40/10
#4
1 wk
Achtung Baby (deluxe edition) by  U2
26/05 - 31/18 wks: 62
26/05 62 31/18
#5
1 wk
Achtung Baby 20th Anniversary by  U2
44/11 - 05/12 wks: 28
44/11 28 05/12
#48
1 wk

37/14 - 37/14 wks: 1
37/14 1 37/14
#16
1 wk
All That You Can't Leave Behind by  U2
23/05 - 17/18 wks: 15
23/05 15 17/18
#13
1 wk
Boy by  U2
26/05 - 31/09 wks: 11
26/05 11 31/09
#25
1 wk
Go Home - Live From Slane Castle (dvd) by  U2
48/03 - 50/03 wks: 3
48/03 3 50/03
#1
49 wks
How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb by  U2
47/04 - 31/09 wks: 752
47/04 752 31/09
#3
1 wk

24/16 - 27/16 wks: 4
24/16 4 27/16
#77
1 wk

37/14 - 37/14 wks: 1
37/14 1 37/14
#54
1 wk
Live From Paris: Hippodrome De Vincennes, Pairs, 4th July, 1987 by  U2
32/08 - 32/08 wks: 1
32/08 1 32/08
#1
47 wks
No Line On The Horizon by  U2
09/09 - 41/14 wks: 650
09/09 650 41/14
#17
1 wk
October by  U2
29/08 - 31/09 wks: 11
29/08 11 31/09
#37
1 wk
Pop by  U2
31/05 - 17/18 wks: 2
31/05 2 17/18
#15
1 wk
Popmart - Live From Mexico (dvd) by  U2
38/07 - 39/07 wks: 3
38/07 3 39/07
#27
1 wk
Rattle And Hum by  U2
26/05 - 30/17 wks: 15
26/05 15 30/17
#1
5 wks
Songs Of Experience by  U2
49/17 - 41/18 wks: 281
49/17 281 41/18
#5
1 wk
Songs Of Experience (deluxe Edition) by  U2
49/17 - 51/17 wks: 3
49/17 3 51/17
#1
10 wks
Songs Of Innocence by  U2
42/14 - 41/16 wks: 370
42/14 370 41/16
#8
1 wk
The Best Of 1980-1990 by  U2
10/03 - 31/18 wks: 148
10/03 148 31/18
#21
2 wks
The Best Of 1980-2000 by  U2
49/09 - 40/10 wks: 38
49/09 38 40/10
#4
3 wks
The Best Of 1990-2000 by  U2
10/03 - 37/14 wks: 287
10/03 287 37/14
#2
1 wk
The Joshua Tree  by  U2
22/05 - 40/18 wks: 306
22/05 306 40/18
#27
1 wk
The Unforgettable Fire by  U2
26/05 - 38/14 wks: 12
26/05 12 38/14
#20
1 wk
The Unforgettable Fire (25th Anniversary Edition) by  U2
44/09 - 46/09 wks: 3
44/09 3 46/09
#20
1 wk
U2 Live: Under A Blood Red Sky by  U2
26/05 - 11/09 wks: 15
26/05 15 11/09
#1
10 wks
U218: Singles by  U2
46/06 - 39/18 wks: 677
46/06 677 39/18
#16
1 wk
War by  U2
26/05 - 41/12 wks: 20
26/05 20 41/12
#32
1 wk
Zoo Tv - Live From Sydney (dvd) by  U2
39/06 - 39/06 wks: 2
39/06 2 39/06
#29
1 wk
Zooropa by  U2
31/05 - 31/05 wks: 1
31/05 1 31/05
#1 10/03 3,750 41/18

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