" I WENT OUT WALKING THROUGH STREETS PAVED WITH GOLD " 
NEW YEAR'S DAY (PROMO)

US 7"

US 12"

France 12"
 Release Date 1983
 Record Label Island Records
 Album War (1983)
Commercial Releases Available
 TRACKLISTING (Click for Lyrics)
LINER NOTES
Produced by Steve Lillywhite. 
OTHER NOTES
As U2's popularity began to grow, promotional singles began appearing in other countries with the release of each commercial single. New Year's Day saw a variety of promotional singles, in the UK, France, Canada, the US, and in Mexico.

Note: The "Long Version" of New Year's Day is the same as the version found on the album, War.

CATALOG INFORMATION
 7" VINYL:
Country: UK
Label: Island Records
Catalog: WIP6848
UPC: None
Package: Generic black sleeve
Track Listing:
New Year's Day (Short) / Treasure
Further Information:
Black vinyl released in plain black sleeve.  Silver juke box style label.  Could possibly a later reissue.
Other Images:

Country: UK
Label: Island Records
Catalog: WIP6848
UPC: None
Package: Picture Sleeve
Track Listing:
New Year's Day (Short) / Treasure
Further Information:
Black vinyl released in the commercial sleeve featuring Peter Rowan. This single is identical to the commercial single from the UK except that the labels on the vinyl are white instead of having the colourful Island label.
Other Images:

Country: France
Label: Island Records
Catalog: 811 323-7
UPC: None
Package: Generic Black Sleeve
Track Listing:
New Year's Day (Short) / Treasure
Further Information:
Black vinyl released in generic black sleeve.  Was identical to the France commercial single except for the sleeve.
Other Images:

Country: USA
Label: Island Records
Catalog: IL7-99915
UPC: None
Package: Generic Island Sleeve
Track Listing:
New Year's Day (Short) / New Year's Day Short
Further Information:
Black vinyl released in a generic red Island sleeve.
Other Images:

Country: Canada
Label: Island
Catalog: 79-99157
UPC: None
Package: Generic Polygram Sleeve
Track Listing:
New Year's Day (Short) / Treasure
Further Information:
Black vinyl released in generic Island sleeve.
Other Images:

Country: Mexico
Label: Island / Ariola
Catalog: SP-58
UPC: None
Package: Generic Sleeve
Track Listing:
New Year's Day (Short) / Surrender
Further Information:
Black vinyl released with information sheet. Titles in Spanish. ("Dia De Ano Nuevo")
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 12" VINYL:
Country: France
Label: Island
Catalog: 6863.227
UPC: None
Package: Picture Sleeve
Track Listing:
New Year's Day (US Remix) / New Year's Day (Short)
Further Information:
Black vinyl released in a unique sleeve.
Other Images:

Country: USA
Label: Island
Catalog: DMD604
UPC: None
Package: Generic Island Sleeve
Track Listing:
New Year's Day (Long) / New Year's Day (Long)
Further Information:
Black vinyl released in generic blue Island Records sleeve.
Other Images:
Gloria (1981) Two Hearts Beat as One (1983)
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