The world exclusive broadcast of new U2 single 'Vertigo' will take place this Thursday, 23 September, on RTÉ 2fm's Dave Fanning Show.

'Vertigo', which is due to be released on 8 November, is taken from their forthcoming album 'How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb'.

This will be the first chance for all U2 fans to hear the brand new single anywhere in the world.

Fanning has had the exclusive on every U2 single ever released including their debut single almost 25 years ago.

The Dave Fanning Show is broadcast on RTÉ 2fm from Monday to Friday between 6pm and 7.30pm.