Song Details More songs by U2
Pride (In The Name Of Love)
U2 1984 Unforgettable Fire LP

One man come in the name of love
One man come and go
One man come he to justify
One man to overthrow

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 33 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1984
  • peaked at No. 3 on the UK Singles chart in 1984
  • from the album The Unforgettable Fire (1984)
  • the song was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • ranks #388 on Rolling Stone magazine's 2010 list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time
  • the music originated from a 1983 soundcheck in Hawaii during U2's War tour
  • backing vocals by Chrissie Hynde, credited as Mrs. Christine Kerr (she was married to Jim Kerr of Simple Minds at the time)
  • the first Top 40 hit for U2
  • written by U2 (Bono, Adam Clayton, The Edge, Larry Mullen, Jr.)
  • produced by Brian Eno, Daniel Lanois
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