u2 Archive

16 Dec 2019

Did U2’s ‘Levitate’ Rip Off R.E.M.’s ‘Hope’? Song Plagiarism

In 1998, R.E.M. released Up, their first album without drummer Bill Berry. On the album was an electronic track called “Hope” that had a memorable riff featured throughout the song.  Here’s a snippet of the song: ? Two
17 Sep 2018

70 Songs That Didn’t Make the Hot 100 – Part 3

Some classic rock staples are on this edition of 70 Songs That Didn’t Make the Hot 100 this week – some that will surprise you… “Save Me” – Queen (1980). This has all the makings of a
6 Aug 2018

100 Songs That Didn’t Make the Top 40 – Part 8

In this segment, you’ll be reminded of some songs that will have you turning your head and saying, “What? They played the crap out of that song and it didn’t hit the Top 40?” “New Year’s Day”