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When I was 4 I'd already met everybody; it's so not a big deal. But I haven't met Justin Timberlake yet. -- Bono's daughter, Jordan Hewson

U2 Concert: Jan 27, 1998 at Rio de Janeiro

Tour: PopMart 4th Leg (Rest of World) 
Venue: Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet 
Location: Rio de JaneiroBrazil 

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Attendance: 66,949  (Capacity: 66,949)

Opening Act(s):

Releases Represented:

  1. Pop had 7 songs
  2. The Joshua Tree had 4 songs
  3. Achtung Baby had 4 songs
  4. War had 2 songs
  5. Rattle And Hum had 2 songs
  6. The Unforgettable Fire had 1 songs
  7. Boy had 1 songs
  8. Non-Album Singles had 1 songs

Comments: It's not only U2's first show in Rio de Janeiro but also their first in all of South America.

Drummers from the Salgueira Samba School join Bono and Edge for an extended version of "Desire."

Tags: Hear us coming, Lord

9 Photos:


We have 7 reviews and 9 photos from this show.

Fan Reviews Media Reviews
  1. Fan Review by Gracia Cardeal
  2. Fan Review by Rubens Neto
  3. Fan Review by Francisco de Castro
  4. Fan Review by Andr Dahre
  1. Media Review by Jornal do Brasil (J. France and S. Essinger 01/28/1998): PopMart, of U2, unites music and technology
  2. Media Review by Jornal da Tarde (Jornal staff 01/28/1998): U2 fulfills expectations of an eclectic public
  3. Media Review by O Globo (staff 01/28/1998): U2 in Rio