The bandmates also perform an acoustic version of “Walk On” during the Late Late Show Christmas special.
Transmissions: The Definitive Story will also include interviews with Liam Gallagher, Karen O, Johnny Marr, and Perry Farrell.
Even Bono seemed shocked they decided to cover it, saying, “We said we’ll never, ever play this.”
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“It felt like hip hop wanted the black leather jacket back from rock ‘n roll.”
The U2 singer dedicated the song to “the doctors, nurses, [and] carers on the front line”
Barack, Michelle, Bono, and The Edge take in the sights.
Damien Rice and Glen Hansard also covered Radiohead’s “Creep” together.
The performance comes as part of the show’s annual holiday special encouraging donations to Bono’s AIDS awareness foundation (RED).
Fans are, to put it lightly, worried.
Pharrell Williams, Laurie Anderson, and Jarvis Cocker also pay homage to the late pet of French artist Sophie Calle.
U2 was forced to cut short its concert in Berlin, Germany after Bono suffered what was described as “a complete loss of voice.”