Where Are We Now?: Ten Songs About Berlin. The Soviet Union Lifts It’s Blockade of Berlin. This Day in History, 12/05/1949.

1.  Lou Reed ‘Berlin’

(from the album Berlin, 1973).

2.  Sex Pistols ‘Holidays in the Sun’

(from the album Never Mind the Bollocks, Here’s the Sex Pistols, 1977).

3.  U2 ‘Zoo Station’

(from the album Achtung Baby, 1991).

4. Iggy Pop ‘The Passenger’

(from the album Lust for Life, 1977).

5. Bloc Party ‘Kreuzberg’

(from the album A Weekend in the City, 2007).

6. Rufus Wainwright ‘Tiergarten’

(from the album Release The Stars, 2007).

7. Japan ‘Suburban Berlin’

(from the album Obscure Alternatives, 1978).

8.  Beirut ‘Prenzlauerberg’

(from the album Gulag Orkestar, 2006).

9.  Ute Lemper ‘Streets of Berlin’

(from the album Punishing Kiss, 2000).

10. David Bowie ‘Where Are We Now?’

(from the album The Next Day, 2013).