On February 28, 1983, “Island” label released “War”, the third U2 studio album. It was recorded May – August 1982, at “Windmill Lane Studios” in Dublin, and was produced by Steve Lillywhite and Bill Whelan. In 2012, magazine “Rolling Stone” ranked “War” at number 223 on its list of the “500 Greatest Albums of all Time”.
- Bono – lead vocals, additional guitar
- The Edge – lead and backing vocals, guitar, piano, lap steel, bass
- Adam Clayton– bass
- Larry Mullen, Jr.– drums
- Kenny Fradley – trumpet
- Steve Wickham– electric violin
- The Coconuts: Cheryl Poirier, Adriana Kaegi, Taryn Hagey, Jessica Felton – backing vocals
All tracks by Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr..
- Sunday Bloody Sunday
- New Year’s Day
- Like a Song
- Drowning Man
- The Refugee
- Two Hearts Beat As One
- Red Light