U2 to Release Extras-Filled 20th-Anniversary Editions of ‘Achtung Baby’ on Nov. 1
It’s official: U2 will re-release ‘Achtung Baby’ on Nov. 1, and new photos from Universal Music Group offer a pretty comprehensive look at all five physical editions of the 20th anniversary collection. One of the physical versions will be the standard album. The other four — billed as Uber Deluxe, Super Deluxe, Vinyl Box Set and Deluxe — will contain a range of bonus material, such as B-sides, rarities, remixes and reworkings. There will also be a digital 20th-anniversary edition. Released Nov. 19, 1991, on Island Records, ‘Achtung Baby’ includes such notable songs as ‘The Fly,’ ‘Mysterious Ways,’ ‘One’ and ‘Even Better Than the Real Thing.’ The album entered the Billboard 200 pop-albums chart at No. 1.