Angel of Harlem was the second single released to promote the album and movie, Rattle and Hum. The song was written as an homage to Billie Holiday, who is mentioned here as Lady Day. The song was written during the Joshua Tree tour and was recorded during a session at Sun Studios in Memphis during the later part of the third leg of that tour
Birdland on fifty-three The street sounds like a symphony We got John Coltrane and a love supreme Miles, and she's got to be an angel. Lady Day got diamond eyes She sees the truth behind the lies, angel. Angel of Harlem Angel of Harlem, yeah.
Angel of Harlem (from the album "Rattle and Hum") -. Capo 3rd fret! Verses: C C F F F (C is played like an A on 5th fret, F like a D on 5th fret). Chorus: Soul love, and this love won't let me go G F G F. So long, angel of harlem G F G C C F F F. Bridge: ooh ooh ooh ooh she sings with heart, heart and soul Am G F Am G F. CHORD FORMATIONS: C 3 3 5 5 5 3 (Like an A chord formation) F x x 3 5 6 5 (Like a D chord formation) G 3 5 5 4 3 3 (Like an E chord formation) Am 5 7 7 6 5 5 (Like an Em chord formation, higher up). U2
Album Name Angel of Harlem. Type EP. Released date 01 December 1988. Labels Island Records. Members owning this album5. 2. A Room at the Heartbreak Hotel. Other productions from U2.
All lyrics are property of their owners. Leave us some feedback about our site. Lyrics submitted on 04/27/2009 - Correct these lyrics or Submit your Lyrics for U2. Home U2 Angel of Harlem. Printer friendly version. Artist: U2 Album: Rattle and Hum Song: Angel of Harlem Release: (1988). All I Want Is You. Angel of Harlem. Freedom for My People. More music by U2. Album Songs Of Experience (2017). Album Songs Of Innocence (2014). Album No Line on the Horizon (2009). Album How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb (2004). Album All That You Can't Leave Behind (2000). Album Zooropa (1993). Album Achtung Baby (1991). Album Rattle and Hum (1988).
It was a cold and wet December day When we touched the ground at JFK Snow was melting on the ground On BLS I heard the sound Of an angel. New York, like a Christmas tree Tonight this city belongs to me Angel. Soul love This love won't let me go So long Angel of Harlem. Birdland on fifty-three The street sounds like a symphony We got John Coltrane and a love supreme Miles, and she's got to be an angel. Lady Day got diamond eyes She sees the truth behind the lies Angel. Soul love This love won't let me go So long Angel of Harlem Angel of Harlem. She says it's heart Heart and.
Angel of Harlem" é uma canção da banda irlandesa U2. É a décima faixa e segundo single do álbum Rattle and Hum, sendo lançada como em 1 de dezembro de 1988. A canção chegou na posição no UK Singles Chart (Reino Unido), no "Dutch Top 40" (Países Baixos), e lugar na Billboard Hot 100, nos Estados Unidos, além da primeira posição na Mainstream Rock Tracks.
Angel of Harlem (El Ángel de Harlem), es el décimo tema del álbum de U2, Rattle and Hum; esta canción también se incluyó en The Best of 1980-1990. Se trata a un tributo a la música americana, pero especialmente a la cantante de jazz Billie Holiday. La película de "Rattle and Hum" muestra la grabación de esta canción en el Sun Studio, en la ciudad de Memphis. Angel of Harlem se convirtió en la segunda canción del álbum Rattle and Hum que se comercializó como sencillo. El lanzamiento se realizó en 1988 y alcanzó el noveno lugar en Gran Bretaña y el número catorce en Estados Unidos.