" I WENT OUT WALKING THROUGH STREETS PAVED WITH GOLD " 
ROBBIE ROBERTSON

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 Release Date 1987
 Artist Robbie Robertson
 Record Label Geffen Records
 Singles With U2 Fallen Angel (1987)
 Promotional Releases Not Available
 TRACKS FEATURING U2
U2 contributes to two songs, "Testimony" and "Sweet Fire of Love".
 TRACKLISTING (Click for Lyrics)
  • Fallen Angel (5:52)
  • Showdown at Big Sky (4:41)
  • Broken Arrow (5:17)
  • Sweet Fire of Love (5:08) - With U2
  • American Roulette (4:46)
  • Somewhere Down the Crazy River (4:44)
  • Hell's Half Acre (4:15)
  • Sonny Got Caught in the Moonlight (3:45)
  • Testimony (4:45) - With U2
LINER NOTES
Sweet Fire of Love: Drums: Larry Mullen, Jr. Bass: Adam Clayton. Guitar, solo: The Edge. Vocals, bass: Bono. Background Vocal, Percussion: Daniel Lanois. Vocal, Guitar, Solo: Robbie Robertson.
Testimony: Drums: Larry Mullen Jr. Bass: Adam Clayton. Guitar: The Edge. Background Vocal: Bono. Bass, Percussion: Daniel Lanois. Guitar: Bill Dillon. Background Vocal: Ivan Neville. Gil Evans Horn Section: Arranged by Gil Evans assited by Peter Levin. Vocal, Keyboard, Guitar: Robbie Robertson.

Produced by Daniel Lanois and Robbie Robertson. Recorded at U2 Movile Unit, Danesmote, Dublin Ireland.

OTHER NOTES
U2 contributed to Robbie Robertson's 1987 solo album. The entire band as well as Daniel Lanois contributed to these tracks which were recorded in Ireland during the Joshua Tree recording sessions.
RELATED RELEASES
  • Testimony was remixed and released as a b-side to the Fallen Angel single released by Robbie Robertson.
  • Roberstson served as executive producer on the 2002 film, Gangs of New York which featured "The Hands that Built America" by U2 on the soundtrack.
  • Bono co-wrote "Jah Love" for the Neville Brothers from the Brother's Keeper album, of whom, Ivan Neville appears on "Testimony" on this release.
  • Daniel Lanois appears on both of these songs and has worked exclusively as a musical partner and a producer for U2 on such albums as: The Unforgettable Fire, The Joshua Tree, Achtung Baby, All That You Can't Leave Behind, and The Million Dollar Hotel Soundtrack.  He also worked with Larry Mullen on Emmylou Harris's album Wrecking Ball.
  • The track "Sweet Fire of Love" was also featured on the soundtrack of the film "Pow Wow Highway".
CATALOG INFORMATION
 12" VINYL:
 USA Pressing, WX-133
Label: Geffen Records
UPC:
Package: Picture Sleeve
Catalog Information:
Canada, Geffen, WX-133 USA, Geffen, WX-133
Japan, Geffen, P-13578
Track Listing:
As listed above.
Further Information:
Released in black vinyl.
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 CASSETTE:
 Canada Pressing, ???
Label: Geffen Records
UPC:
Package: Hard Shell Case
Catalog Information:
Canada, Geffen, ???
Track Listing:
As listed above.
Further Information:
More information on this release welcomed including scans.
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 5" CD:
 Canada Pressing, MD 24160
Label: Geffen Records
UPC: 0 7599-24160-2 3
Package: Regular Jewel Case
Matrix: #930220B GEFD-24160 MFG BY CINRAM
Catalog Information:
Canada, Geffen, MD 24160 USA, Geffen, Geffen, 2-24160, US
Germany, Geffen, WB 924 160-1
Track Listing:
As listed above.
Further Information:
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 5" GOLD CD:
 USA Pressing, UDCD618
Label: Mobile Fidelity
UPC: 0 15775 16182 5
Package: MFSL Jewel Case
Matrix:
Catalog Information:
USA, Mobile Fidelity, UDCD618
Track Listing:
As listed above.
Further Information:
The MFSL line of CDs feature remastering from the original master tapes and are pressed on gold CDs rather than the much more common aluminum discs. Released in an MFSL jewel case.
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