Super Bowl: U2 Debut New Song "Invisible" During Commercials (Video)
The Irish rockers teamed up with (RED) and Bank of America to launch the single from their forthcoming album.
U2 debuted their newest song, "Invisible," during Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday.
The single from their upcoming album was played to fans during a commercial from (RED) and Bank of America during a break in the first quarter.
Shot in black-and-white, the video showed the band performing its future hit in front of a packed stadium, with Bono leaning into the microphone with his superstar stance.
As previously reported by Billboard, the song will set up U2’s forthcoming album, its follow-up to 2009’s No Line on the Horizon and the group’s first under new manager Guy Oseary.
“Invisible” will be available as a limited-edition free download on iTunes for the first 24 hours after the Super Bowl commercial airs. For every download during that time, Bank of America will donate $1 (up to $2 million) to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, to provide life-saving HIV/AIDS treatment, testing and prevention services in many of the world’s poorest countries. Beyond the downloads, U2, (RED) and Bank of America expect to generate more than $10 million in donations and funding for the campaign.