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Cover II

Cover III
 Release Date February / May 1989
 Artist Various
 Record Label Various
 Singles With U2 None
 Promotional Releases Available
U2 contributes a live version of "Pride (In the Name of Love)".
 TRACKLISTING (Click for Lyrics)
Breakthrough Album Release (Russia):
  • Pride (In The Name Of Love) (Live December 8, 1988 - Different Edit) - U2 (4:32)
  • Heaven Is A Place On Earth - Belinda Carlisle (4:04)
  • Love Is The Seventh Wave - Sting (3:29)
  • Set Them Free - Aswad (3:58)
  • Ship Of Fools - World Party (4:14)
  • Don't Stop The Dance - Bryan Ferry (4:19)
  • When Tomorrow Comes - Eurythmics (4:27)
  • Middle Of The Road - Pretenders (4:12)
  • Throwing Stones - Grateful Dead (4:23)
  • This Time - INXS (3:07)
  • Lay Your Hands On Me - Thompson Twins (4:21)
  • City Of Dreams - Talking Heads (5:06)
  • Waterfront - Simple Minds (5:06)
  • The Whole Of The Moon - The Waterboys (4:57)
  • It's The End Of The World As We Know It  - R.E.M. (2:59)
  • You're The Voice - John Farnham (5:05)
  • Somebody - Bryan Adams (4:42)
  • Miles Away - Basia (4:10)
  • Red Rain - Peter Gabriel (5:34)
  • Look Out Any Window - Bruce Hornsby (5:27)
  • Let's Go Forward - Terence Trent D'Arby (5:17)
  • Wholly Humble Heart - Martin Stephenson And The Dainties (5:44)
  • I Will Be Your Friend - Sade (4:42)
  • We Are The People - John Cougar Mellencamp (4:16)
  • Why Worry - Dire Straits (5:18)
Additional Tracks: Rainbow Warriors Release
  • Last Great American Whale - Lou Reed (3:42)
  • Small World - Huey Lewis and the News (4:41)
Additional Tracks: Rainbow Warriors CD Release
  • Balance - Little Steven (5:15)
  • Scottish Rain - The Silencers (7:11)
  • Somewhere Down the Crazy River - Robbie Robertson (4:58)
  • Hard Rain - Hothouse Flowers (4:00)
Additional Tracks: Rainbow Warriors Canadian CD Release:
  • Rebel - Blue Rodeo (3:47)
Pride (In the Name of Love): 1988 Island Records. Written by U2.
This compilation was put together by Greenpeace for funding Greenpeace campaigns and infrastructure. The album was released on vinyl only under the name "Breakthrough" in Russia. It sold a reported 500,000 copies in Russia on the day of release, and went on to sell over 3 million copies.  The compilation was released some months later in the rest of the world under the name "Rainbow Warriors".  This re-release included two additional tracks on the vinyl and cassette and featured a slightly different play list. The CD release featured an additional four tracks in most areas, except in Canada where a fifth track was added as well.

The album was distributed on different labels in different countries.  It was released on BMG / RCA throughout the world except in North America (Geffen Records), Ireland (Mother Records), Italy (Durium Records), Scandinavia (Sonet Records), New Zealand (WEA), India (CBS) and Russia (Melodyia).

  • This is the same version of Pride featured on Rattle and Hum although a different introduction has been editd into the track.
 2 x 12" VINYL:
 Russian Pressing, CTEPEO A 6000439 008
Label: Melodyia Records
UPC: None
Package: Gatefold Picture Sleeve
Catalog Information:
Russia, Melodyia, CTEPEO A 6000439 008
Track Listing:
As listed above with none of the additional tracks.
Further Information:
Twelve inch double black vinyl.  Released in a gatefold sleeve with a 16 page booklet feeaturing artist information and photographs.  This was the initial pressing of this album anywhere.  Releases from around the world came later.
Other Images:

 UK Pressing, PL74065-2, UK
Label: BMG / RCA Records
Package: Picture Sleeve
Catalog Information:
Canada, Geffen, GHS 24236-1 UK, BMG / RCA, PL74065-2
Japan, BMG / RCA, C32Y0504 USA, Geffen, GHS 24236-1
Track Listing:
All of the "Breakthrough" tracks listed above, plus additional 2 tracks on Rainbow Warriors vinyl release.
Further Information:
Black vinyl release.  UK release was in a gatefold sleeve.  The UK and Japan cover is pictured above.  The North American cover was similar to the CD cover pictured below.
Other Images:
 US Pressing, CS-3911
Label: Geffen Records
Package: Hard Shell Case
Catalog Information:
USA, Geffen, M5G 24236-4
Track Listing:
All of the "Breakthrough" tracks listed above, plus additional 2 tracks on Rainbow Warriors vinyl release.
Further Information:
Some copies of this release were released in a long box containing both cassettes.
Other Images:
 2 x 5" CD:
 Canada Pressing, M2G 24236
Label: Geffen Records
UPC: 0 7599-24236-2 5
Package: 2 x Regular Jewel Case
Matrix A: #P90724E CD-24236/1 MFG BY CINRAM
 UK Pressing, PD74065-2
Label: RCA / BMG Records
Package: 2 x Regular Jewel Case
Catalog Information:
Australia, RCA, GPCD 2001 UK, RCA / BMG, PD74065-2, UK
Canada, Geffen, M2G 24236 USA, Geffen, 24236-2
Track Listing:
As listed above with the first and second set of additional tracks.  The Canadian release also contained the third set of additional tracks.
Further Information:
The North American releases featured the blue cloudy cover.  The Australian and UK releases featured the black cover.
Other Images:
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