SAN MATEO, CA (Hypebot) –
Universal has given imeem streaming rights to deluxe editions of U2’s first three albums, Boy (1980), October (1981) and War (1983) a week prior to the albums’ releases on July 22nd. Listen here. Following the release of a re-mastered Joshua Tree last year, Edge has overseen re-mastering of the first three albums from the original audio tapes including b-sides, live tracks and rarities.
U2 is the latest artist to premiere music on imeem, the third largest social network in the U.S. This year, artists including Radiohead, Scarlett Johansson, New Order, The Rolling Stones, Avril Lavigne and Ray J have debuted new music and videos there.