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The best album by U2 is The Joshua Tree which is ranked number 32 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 34,767.

U2 is ranked number 11 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 83,179.

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U2 official website: http://www.u2.com

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U2 best albums

The following albums by U2 are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

Sort byOverall Rank | Number of Charts | Average Rating | Number of Ratings | Release Date | Title
RankAlbumArtist
1.

The Joshua TreeIreland U2
Year of Release:1987Appears in:859 charts
Rank in 1987:1Rank Score:34,768
Rank in 1980s4Overall Rank:32
Average Rating: 82/100 (1,092 votes)
Comments: 115 comments
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2.

Achtung BabyIreland U2
Year of Release:1991Appears in:623 charts
Rank in 1991:4Rank Score:23,499
Rank in 1990s11Overall Rank:50
Average Rating: 81/100 (827 votes)
Comments: 75 comments
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3.

WarIreland U2
Year of Release:1983Appears in:289 charts
Rank in 1983:4Rank Score:5,252
Rank in 1980s39Overall Rank:296
Average Rating: 79/100 (483 votes)
Comments: 37 comments
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4.

The Unforgettable FireIreland U2
Year of Release:1984Appears in:211 charts
Rank in 1984:9Rank Score:4,340
Rank in 1980s49Overall Rank:351
Average Rating: 78/100 (397 votes)
Comments: 28 comments
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5.

All That You Can't Leave BehindIreland U2
Year of Release:2000Appears in:167 charts
Rank in 2000:11Rank Score:3,789
Rank in 2000s88Overall Rank:403
Average Rating: 71/100 (429 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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6.

How To Dismantle An Atomic BombIreland U2
Year of Release:2004Appears in:122 charts
Rank in 2004:14Rank Score:2,120
Rank in 2000s144Overall Rank:679
Average Rating: 70/100 (339 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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7.

BoyIreland U2
Year of Release:1980Appears in:143 charts
Rank in 1980:16Rank Score:1,896
Rank in 1980s115Overall Rank:754
Average Rating: 75/100 (301 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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8.

Rattle And HumIreland U2
Year of Release:1988Appears in:113 charts
Rank in 1988:14Rank Score:1,858
Rank in 1980s121Overall Rank:770
Average Rating: 72/100 (271 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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9.

No Line On The HorizonIreland U2
Year of Release:2009Appears in:71 charts
Rank in 2009:15Rank Score:1,762
Rank in 2000s169Overall Rank:803
Average Rating: 64/100 (258 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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10.

ZooropaIreland U2
Year of Release:1993Appears in:98 charts
Rank in 1993:21Rank Score:1,561
Rank in 1990s200Overall Rank:895
Average Rating: 70/100 (258 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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Overall band rank: 11

This may not be a complete discography for U2. This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

U2 best tracks

The best tracks by U2 are listed below:

#TrackRating
1.One
(from the album Achtung Baby)
88/100 (282 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2.Sunday Bloody Sunday
(from the album War)
88/100 (195 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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3.With Or Without You
(from the album The Joshua Tree)
88/100 (293 votes)
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4.Where The Streets Have No Name
(from the album The Joshua Tree)
88/100 (270 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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5.Pride (In The Name Of Love)
(from the album The Unforgettable Fire)
88/100 (147 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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6.New Year's Day
(from the album War)
87/100 (172 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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7.I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
(from the album The Joshua Tree)
87/100 (275 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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8.All I Want Is You
(from the album Rattle And Hum)
86/100 (64 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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9.Bad
(from the album The Unforgettable Fire)
85/100 (76 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.The Unforgettable Fire
(from the album The Unforgettable Fire)
85/100 (89 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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11.Mysterious Ways
(from the album Achtung Baby)
85/100 (186 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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12.Beautiful Day
(from the album All That You Can't Leave Behind)
85/100 (126 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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13.I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
(from the album U218 Singles)
85/100 (66 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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14.Sunday Bloody Sunday
(from the album U218 Singles)
84/100 (49 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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15.Desire
(from the album Rattle And Hum)
84/100 (55 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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16.Until The End Of The World
(from the album Achtung Baby)
84/100 (152 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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17.I Will Follow
(from the album Boy)
84/100 (66 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.Ultra Violet (Light My Way)
(from the album Achtung Baby)
84/100 (137 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.Moment of Surrender
(from the album No Line On The Horizon)
83/100 (44 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.Magnificent
(from the album No Line On The Horizon)
83/100 (37 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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U2 ratings

Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 226 votes)
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20/100
07/23/2014 16:17
52/100
 
95/100
07/21/2014 18:18
  Ratings distribution 4 ratings
93/100
 
70/100
07/10/2014 18:16
77/100
 
55/100
07/09/2014 19:03
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40/100
06/19/2014 20:44
  Ratings distribution 9 ratings
67/100

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U2 comments

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From meattrain 07/23/2014 16:17
yuck
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Rating:  
95/100
From Holdenandthejets 07/18/2014 05:17
U2 (and Bono, specifically) are unfairly attacked by the world of music. To say that "The Joshua Tree" is not a miracle in the form of chords and lyrics is nothing short of treachery against the Kingdom of Good Music. So why the irrational hate? Is it the band's prominently flaunted Christian faith? Is it the fact that they're "on the radar" and the opposite of everything that encapsulates the hipster movement? Possibly. Either way, U2 is a fabulous band live and in the studio and are the creators of some of the most iconic songs of the past 35 years. To deny that truly hurts your credibility as a music fan in my eyes.
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5/100
From pentapolin 05/30/2014 09:26
Mediocre band.
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Rating:  
30/100
From mascamangas 03/03/2014 11:54
Annoying success for a vulgar band.
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Rating:  
100/100
From strada95 02/28/2014 21:31
great band! even today they didn't get bored of music, making something good and creative often!
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From Goodsir 02/08/2014 17:33
Great band. War and The Joshua Tree are both fantastic.
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From SuedeSwede 01/22/2014 23:27
They are a greatest hits band with no consistent album. I think people are a bit irrational towards The Joshua Tree and subsequently they get a lot more hate than they should, but other than the two "hits" on The Joshua Tree, and maybe that other one, it's pretty poor. Same with Achtung Baby, it has that one "hit" and a few others.

Their only problem is consistency, as an overall band I actually think they're okay.
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Rating:  
60/100
From Siward66 12/08/2013 22:22
I've tried to understand why they are loved by so many. I certainly don't think they're terrible, they're a good band, no more, no less.
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From mnorris75 11/17/2013 14:18
Very underrated
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Rating:  
60/100
From nutso42 11/11/2013 23:31
Overrated in general, but they have some genuinely great songs. Mediocre albums, but still...
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