" I WENT OUT WALKING THROUGH STREETS PAVED WITH GOLD " 
MYSTERIOUS WAYS (PROMO)

USA CD

Brazil CD

France Box
 Release Date Fall 1991
 Record Label Island Records
 Album Achtung Baby (1991)
Commercial Releases Available
 TRACKLISTING (Click for Lyrics)
LINER NOTES
Mysterious Ways (Album Version): Written by U2. Produced by Daniel Lanois with Brian Eno. Engineered by Flood. Additional engineering by Robbie Adams. Assisted by Shannon Strong. Mixed by Flood, the Edge and Daniel Lanois. Assisted by Shannon Strong. Additional percussion by Daniel Lanois.
Mysterious Ways (Solar Plexus Magic Hour Remix): Additional production and remix by Howard Gray, Trevor Gray, Steve Lillywhite and Apollo 440.
Mysterious Ways (Solar Plexus Extended Club Mix): Additional production and remix by Howard Gray, Trevor Gray and Steve Lillywhite.
Mysterious Ways (Apollo 440 Magic Hour Remix): Additional production and remix by Apollo 440.
Mysterious Ways (Tabla Motown Remix): Additional production and remix by Apollo 440.
Mysterious Ways (Solar Plexus Club Mix): Additional production and remix by Howard Gray, Trevor Gray and Steve Lillywhite.
Mysterious Ways (The Perfecto Mix): Remixed by Paul Oakenfold and Steve Osborne.
Mysterious Ways (Ultimatum Mix): Additional production and remix by The Stereo MCs a.k.a. Ultimatum.

Photography by Anton Corbijn. Design by Works Associates (Dublin). Car painted by Thierry Noir (Berlin).

OTHER NOTES
Released at the same time as the release of Achtung Baby, Mysterious Ways was also released as a commercial single. As is usual for any single release there were a variety of singles available in different formats released to radio stations, DJs, and other in the music industry.
CATALOG INFORMATION
 7" VINYL:
Country: UK
Label: Island Records
Catalog: IS509JB
UPC: None
Package: Generic Sleeve
Track Listing:
Mysterious Ways (Album) / Mysterious Ways (Solar Plexus Magic Hour Remix)
Further Information:
Juke box release in a plain generic sleeve.
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 12" VINYL:
Country: France
Label: Island Records
Catalog: 866 359-1
UPC:
Package: Picture Sleeve
Track Listing:
Mysterious Ways (Album) / Mysterious Ways (Solar Plexus Extended Club Mix) / Mysterious Ways (Apollo 440 Magic Hour Remix) / Mysterious Ways (Tabla Motown Remix) / Mysterious Ways (Solar Plexus Club Mix)
Further Information:
The 12" was the same as the commercial release in France, but the sleeve was stickered as a promotional item for DJs.
Other Images:

Country: USA
Label: Island Records
Catalog: PR12 6701
UPC: None
Package: Generic White Sleeve
Track Listing:
Mysterious Ways (Album) / Mysterious Ways (Solar Plexus Extended Club Mix) / Mysterious Ways (Apollo 440 Magic Hour Remix) / Mysterious Ways (Tabla Motown Remix) / Mysterious Ways (Solar Plexus Club Mix)
Further Information:
Black vinyl released in generic white sleeve.  Very plain label in black and white.
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 5" CD:
Country: USA
Label: Island Records
Catalog: IL7-99915
UPC: None
Package: Generic Island Sleeve
Matrix:
Track Listing:
Mysterious Ways (Album Version)
Further Information:
Released in a regular sized jewel case with back and front inserts.
Other Images:

Country: Brazil
Label: Island
Catalog: 2801 542
UPC: None
Matrix: Regular Jewel
Track Listing:
Mysterious Ways (Album Version)
Further Information:
Released in a regular sized jewel case with a very different cover insert than the commercial single.
Other Images:

Country: France
Label: Island
Catalog: 4214
UPC: None
Package: Slimline Jewel
Matrix:
Track Listing:
Mysterious Ways (The Perfecto Mix) / Mysterious Ways (Solar Plexus Club Mix) / Mysterious Ways (Ultimatum Mix)
Further Information:
Released in a slimline case with similar artwork to the commercial single except for the "Special DJ Collector" title on the front.
Other Images:

Country: USA
Label: Island
Catalog: PRCD 6701-2
UPC: None
Package: Regular Jewel
Matrix:
Track Listing:
Mysterious Ways (Ultimatum Mix) / Mysterious Ways (The Perfecto Mix)
Further Information:
Released in a regular sized jewel case with no cover inserts.
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 BOX SET:
Country: France
Label: Island
Catalog: None
UPC: None
Package: Box Set
Track Listing:
Mysterious Ways (Album) / Mysterious Ways (Solar Plexus Magic Hour Remix) / Mysterious Ways (Solar Plexus Extended Club Mix) / Mysterious Ways (Apollo 440 Magic Hour Remix) / Mysterious Ways (Tabla Motown Remix) / Mysterious Ways (Solar Plexus Club Mix)
Further Information:
This numbered promotional box collected the commercial pressing of the 7" and 5" CD of Mysterious Ways together with a puzzle which featured the interlocking covers of the Achtung Baby CDs.
Other Images:
Puzzle
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