Zooropa Ranked

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WookieeWarrior

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Zooropa Ranked
« on: July 14, 2020, 05:51:16 PM »
I couldn't find a Zooropa ranking thread using the search function, so here we are. Rank Zooropa's tracks from best to worst. You know the drill.

1. Zooropa
2. Lemon
3. Daddy's Gonna Pay For Your Crashed Car
4. Dirty Day
5. Numb
6. Stay (Faraway, So Close!)
7. The Wanderer
8. Babyface
9. The First Time
10. Some Days Are Better Than Others

This was much more difficult than ranking Achtung Baby or Pop. There isn't a bad song on this album, and the tracks of each tier only deviate in quality by the slightest of degrees, which made separating Daddy's Gonna Pay and Dirty Day quite a challenge.

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Re: Zooropa Ranked
« Reply #1 on: July 14, 2020, 06:03:15 PM »
Lemon
Zooropa
The First Time
Dirty Day
Babyface
Numb
Stay
The Wanderer
Daddys Gonna Pay for Your Crashed Car
Some Days are Better Than Others


Apart from Some Days - which i don't really like there isn't a bad song on it.
« Last Edit: July 14, 2020, 06:07:44 PM by an tha »

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Re: Zooropa Ranked
« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2020, 06:04:58 PM »
Zooropa
Numb
The Wanderer
Lemon
Stay
The first time
Babyface
DGPFYCC
SDABTO
Dirty Day
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< - This man does not exist.

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Re: Zooropa Ranked
« Reply #3 on: July 14, 2020, 07:34:27 PM »
Zooropa
Dirty Day
The First Time
Daddy
The Wanderer
Lemon
Stay
Numb
Some Days
Babyface

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Re: Zooropa Ranked
« Reply #4 on: July 14, 2020, 08:48:48 PM »
LEMOOONNNNNN
Zooropa
Dirty Day
Numb
Stay
The Wanderer
The First Tome
Crashed Car
Some Days
Babyface

But really, thereís nothing I donít like here.
First Chair. Last Call.

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Re: Zooropa Ranked
« Reply #5 on: July 14, 2020, 09:09:18 PM »
I couldn't find a Zooropa ranking thread using the search function, so here we are. Rank Zooropa's tracks from best to worst. You know the drill.

1. Zooropa
2. Lemon
3. Daddy's Gonna Pay For Your Crashed Car
4. Dirty Day
5. Numb
6. Stay (Faraway, So Close!)
7. The Wanderer
8. Babyface
9. The First Time
10. Some Days Are Better Than Others

This was much more difficult than ranking Achtung Baby or Pop. There isn't a bad song on this album, and the tracks of each tier only deviate in quality by the slightest of degrees, which made separating Daddy's Gonna Pay and Dirty Day quite a challenge.

Would also have 'Some Days' & 'The First Time' in the bottom two.

Even Edge said he was surprised 'The First Time' got onto the 90-2000 CD.

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Re: Zooropa Ranked
« Reply #6 on: July 14, 2020, 09:10:59 PM »
Lemon
Zooropa
Dirty Day
The First Time
Stay
Babyface
Numb
The Wanderer
Daddys Gonna Pay for Your Crashed Car
Some Days are Better Than Others
what you leave behind you don't miss anyway

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Re: Zooropa Ranked
« Reply #7 on: July 14, 2020, 09:17:57 PM »
I couldn't find a Zooropa ranking thread using the search function, so here we are. Rank Zooropa's tracks from best to worst. You know the drill.

1. Zooropa
2. Lemon
3. Daddy's Gonna Pay For Your Crashed Car
4. Dirty Day
5. Numb
6. Stay (Faraway, So Close!)
7. The Wanderer
8. Babyface
9. The First Time
10. Some Days Are Better Than Others

This was much more difficult than ranking Achtung Baby or Pop. There isn't a bad song on this album, and the tracks of each tier only deviate in quality by the slightest of degrees, which made separating Daddy's Gonna Pay and Dirty Day quite a challenge.

Would also have 'Some Days' & 'The First Time' in the bottom two.

Even Edge said he was surprised 'The First Time' got onto the 90-2000 CD.

It's a well-written lyric, but the song is a plodder. And Larry's toms thundering in the distance remind me of One Tree Hill theatrics.

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Re: Zooropa Ranked
« Reply #8 on: July 14, 2020, 10:04:07 PM »
1. Zooropa
2. Dirty Day
3. Lemon
4. Stay (Faraway So Close!)
5. The Wanderer
6. Numb
7. Some Days are Better Than Others
8. Babyface
9 and 10....pick 'em / toss up / don't really care
My U2 Top 10: The Unforgettable Fire, Acrobat, New Year's Day, Gloria, The Fly, A Sort of Homecoming, Where The Streets Have No Name, Bad, Ultra Violet (Light My Way), Drowning Man

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Re: Zooropa Ranked
« Reply #9 on: July 14, 2020, 10:12:30 PM »
1. Zooropa
2. Lemon
3. Numb
4. Dirty Day
5. Some Days Are Better Than Others
6. Stay (Faraway, So Close)
7. The Wanderer
8. The First Time
9. Daddy's Gonna Pay For Your Crashed Car
10. Babyface

But they're all pretty much 10/10 for me.
Wake your reason's hollow vote, wear your blizzard season coat

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Re: Zooropa Ranked
« Reply #10 on: July 15, 2020, 08:22:18 AM »
1. Zooropa 10/10
2. Stay 10/10
3. The Wanderer 9.5/10
4. The First Time 9.5/10
5. Dirty Day 9.5/10
6. Daddy's Gonna Pay For Your Crashed Car 9/10
7. Numb 8.5/10
8. Babyface 8/10
9. Lemon 8/10
10. Some Days Are Better Than Others 7.5/10
« Last Edit: July 15, 2020, 08:27:01 AM by SwimmingSorrows »
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Re: Zooropa Ranked
« Reply #11 on: July 15, 2020, 04:31:36 PM »
Zooropa
Daddy's Gonna Pay For Your Crashed Car
Dirty Day
The First Time
Stay
Lemon
Numb
Some Days Are Better Than Others
The Wanderer
Babyface

Like Pop and AB, my least favorite song (in this case Babyface) obliterates anything U2 has written or released since. Its a superb song....and like the other two 90's albums mentioned.....ranking is mostly done on 'favorites' and not best.

What are we going to do now it's all been said.
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Re: Zooropa Ranked
« Reply #12 on: July 15, 2020, 06:59:55 PM »
the wanderer
zooropa
stay
lemon
the first time
daddy's gonna pay for your crashed car
dirty day
numb
babyface
some days are better than others


there are demons in the broad day light

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Re: Zooropa Ranked
« Reply #13 on: July 15, 2020, 07:01:52 PM »
I just looked at how I ranked the songs, and I already want to change it all around! It's too hard to say that one is better than another...or that one is the worst or best.
what you leave behind you don't miss anyway

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Re: Zooropa Ranked
« Reply #14 on: July 15, 2020, 07:12:49 PM »
I just looked at how I ranked the songs, and I already want to change it all around! It's too hard to say that one is better than another...or that one is the worst or best.

90's u2 is nearly infallible

even when they think they did wrong, they were actually brilliant 
there are demons in the broad day light