One (U2 song)

1992 single by U2

"One" is a rock ballad from the Irish rock group U2. The song is about breakups and wanting to stay together. It is the third song from their studio album Achtung Baby. It was released in March 1992 as the album's third single.

"One" was released as a charity benefit single. Profits from the song went to AIDS research. The song reached the top of the Irish Singles Charts, the U.S. Billboard Album Rock Tracks and Modern Rock Tracks. The song hit #10 on the Billboard Hot 100.[1]

The song has been redone by many artists, like Adam Lambert, Damien Rice and Johnny Cash.


  1. "U2 Chart History". The Billboard. Retrieved May 8, 2016.