Release Date November 24, 2003
 Artist Various
 Record Label Atlantic Records
 Singles With U2 None
 Promotional Releases Not Available
Bono co-wrote the song "Time Enough for Tears" which is performed by Andrea Corr.
 TRACKLISTING (Click for Lyrics)
  • Time Enough for Tears (Original Theme Song) - Andrea Corr (5:08)
  • Some Things You Should Wish For (Main Theme) (1:47)
  • All Our Troubles Have Flown Away (Children's Theme) (1:37)
  • Mr. American Dream I (Father's Theme) (2:00)
  • Fe Fi Fo Fum (Love Theme) (2:36)
  • Painting an Angel (2:39)
  • Mr. American Dream II (1:25)
  • The Hell's Kitchen Suite (3:04)
  • Happy Holiday (2:04)
  • I Am An Alien (2:16)
  • Bad Blood (Love Theme) (2:18)
  • The Whole World Has Had a Bad Day (1:30)
  • Mateo Goes Home (Main Theme) (2:27)
  • The Third Wish (Main Theme / Finale) (5:51)
  • All Our Troubles Have Flown Away (Children's Theme Finale) (3:45)
Time Enough For Tears: Performed by Andrea Corr.  Arranged and Produced by Gavin Friday and Maurice Seezer.  Written by Bono, Friday, Seezer.
In late 2002 Bono, Gavin Friday and Andrea Corr were all present at a rough screening of Jim Sheridan's new film, In America.  He was looking for a new song to add over the credits, and work began immediately.  Involved in the early stages of the ideas for the song, Andrea Corr had to leave for a trip to LA, leaving Gavin, Bono and Maurice Seezer to finish the writing of the song.  They would phone her as bits were written.

When it came time to record, Andrea Corr laid down the vocal recording in one take.  The song was recorded, but now the movie would sit for another year before gaining release.  The movie was released at the end of 2003, and the soundtrack was released in November of that year.

There are some male vocals in the mix as well.  Those are Gavin Friday in the background, not Bono as some have suggested.  The song was nominated for a Golden Globe at the 2004 ceremony.

  • "In the Name of the Father" was co-written and performed by Bono and Gavin Friday for the In the Name of the Father soundtrack in 1993. It was also released as a single. It also featured on the Gavin Friday promo The World According to Me.
  • "Billy Boola" was co-written and performed by Bono and Gavin Friday for the In the Name of the Father soundtrack. It also featured on Gavin's 1995 single, You Me and World War Three single.
  • Gavin and Bono co-wrote "You Made Me the Thief of Your Heart" which was performed by Sinead O'Connor on the In the Name of the Father soundtrack. It was also released as a single. The single also featured another song co-written by Bono and Gavin "The Father and his Wife the Spirit".
  • "Thief of Your Heart" also was released on The Best of Sinead O'Connor. A live version was also released on her She Who Dwells compilation.
  • Bono and Edge sing back up on the track "Little Black Dress" on Gavin Friday's album Shag Tobacco.
  • Gavin and Maurice Seezer recorded the song "Children of the Revolution" with Bono and released it on the Moulin Rouge Soundtrack
  • Gavin Friday contributed backing vocals to "Satellite of Love" which was released on U2's One single.
  • Gavin Friday worked with Maurice Seezer on a retelling of the story Peter and the Wolf. Bono joined him for this project, contributing illustrations to the book.
  • Gavin Friday and Maurice Seezer co-wrote "Time Enough for Tears" with Bono, which was sung by Andrea Corr and featured on the In America Soundtrack and on the Corrs soo album "Borrowed Heaven". A promotional For Your Consideration CD was also released for Golden Globe voters.
  • The Corrs stepped in at the last minute for an ill PJ Harvey at the opening shows of 2001's Elevation Tour
  • The Corrs' Live from Dublin album featured Bono on vocals on both "When the Stars Go Blue" and "Summer Wine". When the Stars Go Blue was released as a promotional single to radio.
  • Sharon and Andrea Corr contributed instrumentals to the soundtrack version of "The Hands That Built America" found on the Gangs of New York Soundtrack. The song was nominated for both an Oscar and a Golden Globe and a For Your Consideration Promo CD was released for voters of this category.
  • Bono co-wrote "Time Enough for Tears" which was sung by Andrea Corr on the In America Soundtrack. This song was nominated for a Golden Globe and a For Your Consideration Promo CD was released for voters.
  • The Corrs appeared at the 46664 Concert in South Africa, and appeared in the Cast singalong at the end on the songs "We are the Champions" and "46664 Chant". This is captured on the third part of the set capturing this event, Amandla.
  • The Corrs album, Borrowed Heaven, also contained the song "Time Enough for Tears". This is the same version as that found on the soundtrack album (see above).
 5" CD:
 Canada Pressing, CD 83706
Label: Atlantic Records
UPC: 0 7567-83706-2 5
Package: Regular Jewel
Matrix: LT36 CD83706 #31118Z10
Catalog Information:
Australia, Atlantic, 7567 83706-2 UK, Atlantic, 7567 83706-2
Canada, Atlantic, CD 83706 USA, Atlantic, 2-83706
Track Listing:
As listed above.
Further Information:
Released worldwide between November 2003 and January 2004.
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