U2 scored their first UK#1 (for one week) with this song in October.
It re-entered the chart on this day in the 80s (30th December 1988) at #92, with one week on chart to come. It was their first of seven #1s from ’88-’05.
It reached US#3 to be their third and last top 3 hit from ’87-’88.
Gonna go where the bright lights and the big city meet