2. U2, 'Achtung Baby' (20th Anniversary Edition)
U2’s 1991 transformation from earnest seekers in pilgrim black to gaudy future-pop subversives is one of rock’s great acts of rebirth. The blanket coverage in remixes, B sides and embryonic demos is uniquely instructive – a lust for change recounted step by step, even the wrong ones.
• Andy Greene's Original Review: U2's 'Achtung Baby (20th Anniversary Edition)'
• U2 Revisit 'Achtung Baby' and Question Their Future
• U2 Go Back to the Nineties with Massive 'Achtung Baby' Reissue