Blood of Eden

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"Blood of Eden"
Single by Peter Gabriel
from the album Us
B-side "Mercy Street"
Released 3 April 1993
Format 7", 12", CD Single, Cassette
Genre Progressive rock
Length 6:35
Label Geffen Records
Real World Records
Virgin Records
Writer(s) Peter Gabriel
Producer(s) Daniel Lanois, Peter Gabriel
Peter Gabriel singles chronology
"Steam"
(1992)
"Blood of Eden"
(1992)
"Kiss That Frog"
(1992)
Us track listing
"Loved to Be Loved"
(2)
"Blood of Eden"
(3)
"Steam"
(4)
Hit track listing
"Digging in the Dirt"
(8)
"Blood of Eden (Radio Edit)"
(9)
"More Than This (Radio Edit)"
(10)
Secret World Live track listing
"Red Rain"
(6)
"Blood of Eden"
(7)
"Kiss That Frog"
(8)

"Blood of Eden" is the third single from Peter Gabriel's 1992 album, Us, featuring backing vocals by Sinéad O'Connor. It narrowly failed to break the UK top 40.

The single has two b-side tracks: A remix of "Mercy Street" (originally from Gabriel's previous studio album So, released in 1986) by William Orbit and an earlier version of the a-side. This version had originally appeared in the Wim Wenders film Until the End of the World (1991) but was not included on the official soundtrack.

Track listing (CD single)[edit]

All songs written by Peter Gabriel.

  1. "Blood of Eden (Album Version)" – 6:33
  2. "Mercy Street" (William Orbit mix) – 8:00
  3. "Blood of Eden (Special Mix for Wim Wenders' "Until the End of the World)" – 6:15

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