Monday, June 17, 2024

U2 Releasing Album of 40 Reimagined Songs, Disney Plus Special with David Letterman


U2 is releasing a new 40 song collection of reimagined songs from their catalog. It’s called “Songs of Surrender,” and it’s a companion to Bono’s upcoming “Surrender” tour, which was a companion to his best selling book. There’s also a David Letterman special for Disney Plus. The trailer is below.

The band has released a new version of their song “Pride (In the Name of Love)” which you can also hear below. There are several versions of the album, super deluxe CD and LP, clear vinyl, all kinds of things including a regular two CD set for $19.99 of the greatest hits reimagined. I’m in! Love U2!

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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