Sunday Bloody Sunday Lyrics

U2

credits


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Adam Clayton, Dave Evans, Larry Mullen, Paul Hewson
album: Track 1 in album War
release date: 1983-2-28
popularity : 149 users have visited this page.
genres: Hip Hop Rock Pop
styles: Indie Rock/Pop Rock/Alternative Rock
length: 4:41
producer: Steve Lillywhite
engineer: Paul Thomas
electric violin: Steve Wickham
composer: Adam Clayton, Larry Mullen, Jr., Paul David Hewson, David Howell Evans
lyricist: Larry Mullen, Jr., Adam Clayton, Paul David Hewson, David Howell Evans

Album Information

label: Island
country(area): United Kingdom
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

U2 War cover art

Lyrics

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Yes...

I can't believe the news today
Oh, I can't close my eyes
And make it go away
How long...
How long must we sing this song?
How long? How long...
'cause tonight...we can be as one
Tonight...

Broken bottles under children's feet
Bodies strewn across the dead end street
But I won't heed the battle call
It puts my back up
Puts my back up against the wall

Sunday, Bloody Sunday
Sunday, Bloody Sunday
Sunday, Bloody Sunday

And the battle's just begun
There's many lost, but tell me who has won
The trench is dug within our hearts
And mothers, children, brothers, sisters
Torn apart

Sunday, Bloody Sunday
Sunday, Bloody Sunday

How long...
How long must we sing this song?
How long? How long...
'cause tonight...we can be as one
Tonight...tonight...

Sunday, Bloody Sunday
Sunday, Bloody Sunday

Wipe the tears from your eyes
Wipe your tears away
Oh, wipe your tears away
Oh, wipe your tears away
(Sunday, Bloody Sunday)
Oh, wipe your blood shot eyes
(Sunday, Bloody Sunday)

Sunday, Bloody Sunday (Sunday, Bloody Sunday)
Sunday, Bloody Sunday (Sunday, Bloody Sunday)

And it's true we are immune
When fact is fiction and TV reality
And today the millions cry
We eat and drink while tomorrow they die

(Sunday, Bloody Sunday)

The real battle just begun
To claim the victory Jesus won
On...

Sunday Bloody Sunday
Sunday Bloody Sunday...

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Track Listing


12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 Sunday Bloody Sunday
  • 2 Seconds
  • 3 New Year’s Day
  • 4 Like a Song…
  • 5 Drowning Man
  • 6 The Refugee
  • 7 Two Hearts Beat as One
  • 8 Red Light
  • 9 Surrender
  • 10 “40”