Achtoon Baby cartoons

Achtoon Baby

New U2 album

New U2 Album Info

U2 Experience + Innocence Tour Dates

U2 E+I Tour 2018

"This image of 'the unforgettable fire' applied not only to the nuclear winterscape of 'A Sort of Homecoming,' but also the unforgettable fire of a man like Martin Luther King, or the consuming fire which is heroin."

-- Bono

@U2 home page

Miss Sarajevo Lyrics

Found On:

Note: U2 has released different versions of most singles in different countries. We are not showing every cover image in this space, just one that's representative of each release.

"Miss Sarajevo" (live from Sao Paulo)

"It was a case of me being angry and them being receptive. They really wanted to come and play [Sarajevo] but at that point it was out of the question. Instead, I said, 'You have the biggest televisions in the world, let's go live to Sarajevo. We'd been going two months. I was running out of food. I was running out of people. I found these three girls, a Muslim, a Croat and a Serb. One of the girls asked U2, 'What are you gonna do?' There was a pause and before the band could answer, she said, 'I know what you're gonna do, you're not gonna do anything.' On any great journey you have to hit a moment where you're being cynical. The point isn't to end the war, though everyone can have that illusion once in a while. I had it, (the band) probably had it. Then you take the next step which is you do what you can do and you move on." - Bill Carter, NME 1997

Is there a time for keeping your distance
A time to turn your eyes away
Is there a time for keeping your head down
For getting on with the day
Is there a time for kohl and lipstick
A time for cutting hair
Is there a time for high street shopping
To find the right dress to wear

Here she comes
Heads turn around
Here she comes
To take her crown

Is there a time to run for cover
A time for kiss and tell
Is there a time for different colours
Different names you find it hard to spell
Is there a time for first communion
A time for synagogue
Is there a time to turn to Mecca
And be a beauty queen before God

Here she comes
Beauty plays the clown
Here she comes
Surreal in her crown

Dici che il fiume trova la via al mare
E come il fiume giungerai a me
Oltre i confini e le terre assetate
Dici che come fiume
Come fiume l'amore giungera
L'amore e non so piu pregare
E nell'amore non so piu sperare
E quell'amore non so piu aspettare

Is there a time
Is there a time
Is there a time for asking questions

English translation of the Italian lyrics:

You say that as a river finds its way to the sea
And as the river you'll find your way back to me
Beyond the borders and the thirsty lands
You say that as the river
As the river, you say that love will find a way
But love, I'm not a praying man
And in love I can't believe anymore
And for love I can't wait anymore

Facebook icon Twitter icon YouTube icon Instagram icon Flickr icon Apple icon Android icon
@U2 Calendar

August 21 2018

Bono and Ali's 36th Anniversary

Bono and Ali celebrate their 36th wedding anniversary today.

August 31 2018

U2 Experience + Innocence Tour

Tonight in Berlin

Full Calendar