U2 is originally from Dublin, Ireland. The band formed in 1976 and consists of Bono – vocals and guitar, The Edge – guitar, keyboards, and vocals, Adam Clayton – bass guitar, and Larry Mullen, Jr. – drums and percussion. However, their first album, Boy, was not released until 1980.
U2 is known for their on-stage concert tours including stadium tours: Zoo TV Tour, U2 360 Degree Tour, and Popmart Tour. The U2 360 Degree Tour was the highest-attended and highest-grossing concert tour in history. U2 was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2005. In addition, they have won 22 Grammy Awards. They are mega superstars to the point that Rolling Stone Magazine labeled U2 as the biggest band in the world.
Best U2 Songs
6. Where the Streets Have No Name
Released in 1987
On Album The Joshua Tree
Who could ever forget the awesome music video – the band plays atop a building in downtown Los Angeles to fans on street level.