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U2 Performs ''With or Without You'' and ''Origin of the Species'' Exclusively on

Exclusive Sneak Preview of U2's Upcoming CD/DVD "U218 Singles --

             Limited Edition" Viewable Only On

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 8, (Nasdaq:AMZN) is offering U2 fans an exclusive sneak preview of two popular songs "With or Without You" and "Origin of the Species" from their forthcoming CD/DVD, U218 Singles -- Limited Edition, available for preorder now on Beginning today, fans and customers can visit, where they can watch the Grammy-winning group perform these two U2 favorites at a live concert in Milan, Italy.

"U2 is the No. 2 top-selling artist of all time on," said Peter Faricy, vice president of music at "We look forward to sharing this groundbreaking exclusive performance from the world-renowned band with our customers."

U218 Singles -- Limited Edition, a CD/DVD Combo, is currently available for pre-order on for $23.99, a discount of 20 percent. The U218 Singles CD is available for pre-order for $8.99, a discount of 36 percent. The album and CD/DVD will be released on November 21.

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