Excluding ONE, what is your favorite song from ACHTUNG BABY? - U2 Feedback

Go Back   U2 Feedback > Your Blue Room > Everything You Know Is Wrong > Everything You Know Is Wrong Archive
Click Here to Login
View Poll Results: Excluding ONE, what is your favorite song from ACHTUNG BABY?
Zoo Station 4 2.16%
Even Better Than The Real Thing 3 1.62%
Until The End Of The World 34 18.38%
Who's Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses 13 7.03%
So Cruel 13 7.03%
The Fly 28 15.14%
Mysterious Ways 20 10.81%
Tryin To Throw Your Arms Around The World 3 1.62%
Ultra Violet 34 18.38%
Acrobat 19 10.27%
Love Is Blindness 14 7.57%
Voters: 185. You may not vote on this poll

 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 11-12-2002, 11:37 PM   #1
Rock n' Roll Doggie
FOB
 
Join Date: Oct 2001
Posts: 8,876
Local Time: 10:29 PM
Excluding ONE, what is your favorite song from ACHTUNG BABY?

Excluding ONE, what is you favorite song from Achtung Baby? I ask this because I know that ONE is by far the most popular song among fans from Achtung Baby. I wanted to see what songs would fall in line next after the mega popular ONE and avoid a poll where everyone votes for the same song.
__________________

STING2 is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 12:11 AM   #2
Kid A
 
The Wanderer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2000
Location: Holy Roman Empire
Posts: 5,271
Local Time: 05:29 PM
wink

i voted for "The Fly" though I think "Mysterious Ways" is the best song from that album, but that's because of its brilliance live
__________________

__________________
send lawyers, guns and money...
The Wanderer is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 12:12 AM   #3
Paper Gods
Forum Administrator
 
KhanadaRhodes's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2001
Location: a vampire in the limousine
Posts: 60,680
Local Time: 04:29 PM
even including one, it'd have to be even better than the real thing.
__________________
KhanadaRhodes is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 12:20 AM   #4
Rock n' Roll Doggie
ALL ACCESS
 
U2SavesTheWorld's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: sundries and such
Posts: 7,406
Local Time: 05:29 PM
Acrobat....even w/o One in there.

That song RULES.

Edited to say that was my 800th post.

Yay.

U2SavesTheWorld is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 12:45 AM   #5
Sizzlin' Sicilian
Forum Administrator
 
Sicy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: Bay Area, CA
Posts: 69,343
Local Time: 02:29 PM
Normal

UTTEOTW tied with Zoo Station.


ACROB@T is my least favorite song on that album
__________________
Sicy is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 12:47 AM   #6
New Yorker
 
typhoon's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Nowhere, New Mexico
Posts: 3,014
Local Time: 04:29 PM
"Acrobat," with "Zoo Station" close behind. "Until the End of the World" and "Mysterious Ways" are the best live.
typhoon is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 12:49 AM   #7
ONE
love, blood, life
 
adamswildhoney's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Somewhere in NorCal
Posts: 10,333
Local Time: 02:29 PM
So Cruel tied w/ MW and WGRYWH!!!

adamswildhoney is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 01:20 AM   #8
Rock n' Roll Doggie
VIP PASS
 
madonna's child's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2001
Location: NYC
Posts: 5,567
Local Time: 06:29 PM
ultraviolet! light my way!!!!
madonna's child is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 02:11 AM   #9
Acrobat
 
Zooropa's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Long Island, New York, USA
Posts: 421
Local Time: 06:29 PM
Acrobat is the best song on Achtung Baby period!!!!!
Zooropa is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 02:26 AM   #10
Rock n' Roll Doggie
VIP PASS
 
zooropamanda's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2000
Location: Smile, you're reading my post
Posts: 6,515
Local Time: 08:29 AM
Why do we have to exclude One?
Leave One in there.
My fave is Acrobat and One doesn't come a close 4th even.
zooropamanda is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 04:26 AM   #11
Rock n' Roll Doggie
FOB
 
Join Date: Oct 2001
Posts: 8,876
Local Time: 10:29 PM
I excluded one because I thought the vast majority of people would have voted for that. Perhaps I made a mistake. Even if its not the most popular, its definitely in the top 4, and by excluding it, it makes the competition among the other songs a little tougher.
STING2 is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 04:31 AM   #12
Rock n' Roll Doggie
FOB
 
daisybean's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Born under a bad sign with a blue moon in your eyes
Posts: 8,577
Local Time: 05:29 PM
UTEOTW....It's so amazing live...
__________________
"....But all I ever hear from you is "
daisybean is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 04:52 AM   #13
Refugee
 
follower's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2000
Location: Porto Alegre/Brasil
Posts: 2,302
Local Time: 07:29 PM
Definitely So Cruel for me. The song is among my 3 faves, along with Bad and Walk to the Water.
follower is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 07:44 AM   #14
Acrobat
 
PopTart, Pamela's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: Blue Mountains, west of Sydney, Australia
Posts: 356
Local Time: 08:29 AM
WGTRYWH without much hesitation, but Zoo Station is a very close second.
PopTart, Pamela is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 09:28 AM   #15
Rock n' Roll Doggie
VIP PASS
 
Elvis Presley's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: eachnotesecure.com
Posts: 5,058
Local Time: 06:29 PM
UTEOTW wins for me, amazing storytelling song, and also one of thier best live tracks imo. Edge shines on this song. A close second is So Cruel, great lyrics....
Elvis Presley is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 09:29 AM   #16
Rock n' Roll Doggie
VIP PASS
 
cass's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2000
Location: Australia.
Posts: 6,117
Local Time: 08:29 AM

So Cruel.....so beautiful sweet

"who pushed who over?" good Q
cass is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 09:34 AM   #17
The Fly
 
A Maaaaaaan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Cologne/Germany
Posts: 239
Local Time: 10:29 PM
UTEOTW!

The song is so great!
A Maaaaaaan is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 09:55 AM   #18
Offishul Kitteh Doctor
Forum Moderator
 
bonosloveslave's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Taking care of kitties
Posts: 9,655
Local Time: 06:29 PM
crys

GAH!!! I didn't vote because I really truly can't pick - love them all! But One is not my favorite (that I can say)
__________________
bonosloveslave [at] interference.com
bonosloveslave is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 11:33 AM   #19
The Fly
 
UltravioletU2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Posts: 222
Local Time: 05:29 PM
Ultraviolet!

Definitely one of U2's most underrated songs IMO.

I must say, I am surprised at the poll so far. Acrobat is at 2nd place right now. I am surprised to see that. I more expected The Fly, Mysterious Ways, or even Who's Gonna Ride. None of those are in the top 3 right now (Until the End has 1, and UV has 3).

Great poll, and I like the exclusion of One! Makes it far more interesting.
UltravioletU2 is offline  
Old 11-13-2002, 11:34 AM   #20
Acrobat
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: high on a desert plain
Posts: 325
Local Time: 02:29 PM
1. Ultraviolet
2. One
3. Until the End...
4. The Fly
5. Mysterious Ways
6. Zoo Station
7. Acrobat
8. Who's Gonna Ride...
9. Tryin to Throw...
10. Love is Blindness
11. So Cruel
12. Even Better Than...
__________________

One Tree Still is offline  
 

Tags
achtung baby

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:29 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Design, images and all things inclusive copyright © Interference.com
×