08 December 2000
New Album Breaking Records
All That You Can't Leave Behind, U2's ninth studio album, has now topped album charts in 31 countries, more than any previous release by U2.
Powered by the worldwide success of the single Beautiful Day, initial worldwide sales of the album are approaching 4.2million.
All That You Can't Leave Behind entered both US and Japanese charts at number 3 - with first week sales higher than previous releases in those countries - Switzerland at number 2 and the following countries at number one.