|U2 Performs ''With or Without You'' and ''Origin of the Species'' Exclusively on Amazon.com|
Exclusive Sneak Preview of U2's Upcoming CD/DVD "U218 Singles --
Limited Edition" Viewable Only On Amazon.com
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 8, 2006--Amazon.com (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 Amazon.com. Beginning today, fans and Amazon.com customers can visit www.amazon.com/U2, 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 Amazon.com," said Peter Faricy, vice president of music at Amazon.com. "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 Amazon.com 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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