About “Invisible (extended version)”
“Invisible (extended version)” is a hidden song by U2 from their album Songs of Innocence (Deluxe Edition).
An extended mix of “Invisible,” which was released as a single in 2014 after being unveiled in a commercial during Super Bowl XLVIII.
“Invisible” is an anthemic rock song characterized by its soaring melodies and energetic instrumentation. Lyrically, the song explores themes of personal struggle, resilience, and the idea of being seen and heard. Bono’s vocals are emotive and passionate, delivering lines like “There is no them, there’s only us” with conviction.
The release of “Invisible” was notable for its association with a charity campaign. For every download of the song during a specific 24-hour period, Bank of America donated to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria. The campaign raised significant funds for the charity and drew attention to important global health issues.
About Songs of Innocence (Deluxe Edition)
Songs of Innocence (Deluxe Edition) is the thirteenth studio album by the Irish rock band U2, released in 2014. This album generated considerable attention upon its release as it was delivered for free to iTunes users, making it instantly available to millions.
The album explores themes of childhood, innocence, and the band members’ personal experiences growing up in Ireland. Tracks like “The Miracle (of Joey Ramone)” and “Every Breaking Wave” are notable for their emotional depth and introspective lyrics.
While the release strategy — for which Apple added the album to the iTunes library of all iTunes users — stirred controversy, Songs of Innocence (Deluxe Edition) received generally positive reviews from critics. It showcases U2’s enduring musical prowess and willingness to experiment with their sound while still addressing personal and universal themes.
How to find “Invisible (extended version)”
On CD: Play through “Sleep Like a Baby Tonight (Alternate Perspective Mix by Tchad Blake)” (disc #2, track #5)
Listen to “Invisible (extended version)”
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