Race Against Time
Featured in Episode
Top Chart Position (Hot 100)
Did Not Chart
Year Released
The Joshua Tree 20th Anniversary
RIAA Certification
Sequence song appears
Shootout with Monroe's men
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"Race Against Time" is a song performed by U2, recorded on the album The Joshua Tree 20th Anniversary in 2007, but released in 1987. The song appeared in the Miami Vice episode "Child's Play".


  • The song originally was one of three B-sides to the 7" single version of "Where The Streets Have No Name" (along with "The Sweetest Thing" and "Silver and Gold", which were on the 12" single release). These were all included on the 20th anniversary release of The Joshua Tree in 2007.
  • The track is primarily instrumental, except for Bono singing the title "Race Against Time" during the song.


  • Bono - lead vocals
  • The Edge - guitars and backing vocals
  • Adam Clayton - bass guitar
  • Larry Mullen, Jr. - drums

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