// U2 Lyrics // U2 AlbumLyrics to U2's 'No Line On The Horizon'.
Click here to go to the lyrics index.
No Line On The Horizon
- No Line On The Horizon
- Moment of Surrender
- Unknown Caller
- I’ll Go Crazy If I Don’t Go Crazy Tonight
- Get On Your Boots
- Stand Up Comedy
- Fez – Being Born
- White As Snow
- Cedars Of Lebanon
// About 'No Line On The Horizon'
No Line on the Horizon U2's twelfth studio and it was released on 27 February 2009.
The album is U2's first since 2004's How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb, the longest gap between studio albums in the band's career.
The material was originally intended to be released as two EPs, titled Daylight and Darkness,but the band later decided to combine them into one album.
The album is dedicated to Rob Partridge, who signed the band's first record deal in 1979 and died of cancer in late 2008.
U2 began work on a new studio album in 2006 with Rick Rubin, although the majority of material from those sessions is not a part of No Line on the Horizon.
The band collaborated with producers Brian Eno and Daniel Lanois from June 2007 – December 2008 for the album, allowing them to be involved in the songwriting process.
Various stages of the recording process were filmed and uploaded to U2.com by Adam Clayton.
The album was planned for release in November 2008, but the band had written approximately 50–60 songs and wished to continue writing.
Prior to release, the band indicated that their collaborations with Eno and Lanois, as well as the brief time they spent in Fez, Morocco resulted in a record more experimental than their previous two albums.
Upon release, No Line on the Horizon received generally favourable reviews from critics, although many noted the album was not as experimental as previously suggested.
The band has indicated plans to release a follow-up record entitled Songs of Ascent sometime in 2009 or 2010.
U2 will be supporting No Line on the Horizon with the U2 360° Tour.