13 Of The Best Bruce Springsteen Songs Ahead of His Return To Dublin

American rock legend Bruce Springsteen has experienced a phenomenal amount of success since the release of his debut album, Greetings from Asbury Park, N.J, in 1973. Springsteen’s most famous album is probably ‘Born In The USA’, released in 1984, which features hits ‘Born In The USA’, ‘Dancing In The Dark’ and ‘Glory Days’. Springsteen is well-known for his energetic performances on stage, with some lasting for more than three hours. Bruce and The E Street Band toured around the world many times, with the ‘Tunnel Of Love Express Tour’ in 1988 and ‘The Rising Tour’ in 2002-2003. They released their eighteenth studio album, ‘High Hopes’ in 2014, and subsequently brought the ‘High Hopes Tour’ around the world. On their last visit to Ireland, they played sell out shows in Limerick, Cork and Belfast before closing their European Tour with two nights in Kilkenny. They last played in Dublin in 2012, and have now confirmed a return to Dublin in 2016.


To celebrate this huge announcement, we’ve compiled a list of 13 Of The Best Bruce Springsteen songs:


  1. Dancing In The Dark


Bruce Springsteen - Dancing In the Dark (Official Video)

2. Streets of Philadelphia

Bruce Springsteen - Streets of Philadelphia (Official Video)

3. Born To Run

Bruce Springsteen - Born to Run (Official Video)

4. I’m On Fire

Bruce Springsteen - I'm On Fire (Official Video)

5. The River

Bruce Springsteen - The River (The River Tour, Tempe 1980)

6. Atlantic City

Bruce Springsteen - Atlantic City

7. Brilliant Disguise

Bruce Springsteen - Brilliant Disguise (Official Video)

8. Hungry Heart

Bruce Springsteen - Hungry Heart (Berlin '95 Version)

9. Glory Days

Bruce Springsteen - Glory Days (Official Video)

10. War

Bruce Springsteen - War

11. My Hometown

Bruce Springsteen - My Hometown (Official Video)

12. Tunnel of Love

Bruce Springsteen - Tunnel of Love (Official Video)

13. Thunder Road


Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band will play at Croke Park for the first time ever on Friday 27 May 2016. Tickets go on sale Thursday 11 February at 9am.