Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

Originally released 5 February 1990, “Enjoy The Silence” is the 24th single (the 18th in the US) by Depeche Mode.


7-inch – UK
Mute – Bong 18 (released 5 February 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  • A1 Enjoy The Silence 4:15
  • B1 Memphisto 4:05

12-inch – UK
Mute – 12 Bong 18 (released 5 February 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  • A1 Enjoy The Silence (7-inch Version) 4:17
  • A2 Enjoy The Silence (Hands And Feet Mix Edit) 6:41
  • B1 Enjoy The Silence (Ecstatic Dub Edit) 5:44
  • B2 Sibeling 3:11

12-inch – Germany
Mute – 12 Bong 18 – Intercord Ton – INT 126.922 (released in February 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  • A1 Enjoy The Silence (7-inch Version) 4:15
  • A2 Enjoy The Silence (Hands And Feet Mix) 7:21
  • B1 Enjoy The Silence (Ecstatic Dub Edit) 5:52
  • B2 Sibeling 3:16

12-inch limited edition – UK
Mute – L12 Bong 18 (released 5 February 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  • A1 Enjoy The Silence (Bass Line) 7:42
  • A2 Enjoy The Silence (Harmonium) 2:41
  • B1 Enjoy The Silence (Ricki Tik Tik Mix) 5:30
  • B2 Memphisto 4:02

12-inch limited edition – UK
Mute – XL12 Bong 18 (released in February 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  • A1 Enjoy The Silence (The Quad: Final Mix) 15:27
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7-inch promo – UK
Mute – Bong 18 (released in January or February 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  • A1 Enjoy The Silence 4:15
  • B1 Memphisto 4:05

12-inch promo – UK
Mute – P12 Bong 18 (released in January 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  • A1 Enjoy The Silence (Bass Line) 7:44
  • B1 Enjoy The Silence (Ricki Tik Tik Mix) 5:54
  • B2 Enjoy The Silence (7-inch Version) 4:13

3-inch CD – UK
Mute – CD Bong 18 (released 5 February 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  1. Enjoy The Silence (7-inch Version) 4:17
  2. Enjoy The Silence (Hands And Feet Mix Edit) 6:41
  3. Enjoy The Silence (Ecstatic Dub Edit) 5:45
  4. Sibeling 3:16

3-inch CD – Germany / CD – France
Mute – Intercord Ton – INT 826.922 / Mute – Virgin – 30290 (released 5 February 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  1. Enjoy The Silence (7-inch Version) 4:15 / 4:17
  2. Enjoy The Silence (Hands And Feet Mix) 7:21 / 7:20
  3. Enjoy The Silence (Ecstatic Dub) 5:52 / 5:55
  4. Sibeling 3:16 / 3:17

3-inch CD limited edition – UK
Mute – LCD Bong 18 (released 5 February 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  1. Enjoy The Silence (Bass Line) 7:42
  2. Enjoy The Silence (Harmonium) 2:42
  3. Enjoy The Silence (Ricki Tik Tik Mix) 5:29
  4. Memphisto 4:01

3-inch CD limited edition – UK
Mute – XLCD Bong 18 (released in February 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  1. Enjoy The Silence (The Quad: Final Mix) 15:27

3-inch CD promo – UK
CD – BONG 18R (released in January or February 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  1. Enjoy The Silence (7-inch Version) 4:20
  2. Memphisto 4:08

7-inch – US
Mute – Sire – 7-19885 (released 27 February 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  • A1 Enjoy The Silence 4:15
  • B1 Memphisto 4:05

12-inch – US
Mute – Sire – 0-21490 (released 27 February 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  • A1 Enjoy The Silence (The Quad: Final Mix) 15:27
  • A2 Enjoy The Silence (Ecstatic Dub) 5:54
  • B1 Enjoy The Silence (Bass Line) 7:40
  • B2 Enjoy The Silence (Hands And Feet Mix) 7:20
  • B3 Memphisto 4:05

CD – US
Mute – Sire – 2-21490 (released 27 February 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  1. Enjoy The Silence (7-inch Version) 4:17
  2. Enjoy The Silence (Hands And Feet Mix) 7:20
  3. Sibeling 3:19
  4. Enjoy The Silence (Bass Line) 7:44
  5. Enjoy The Silence (Ecstatic Dub) 5:56
  6. Memphisto 4:09
  7. Enjoy The Silence (Ricki Tik Tik Mix) 5:29
  8. Enjoy The Silence (Harmonium) 2:42

CD promo – US
Mute – Sire – PRO-CD-3976 (released in 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  1. Enjoy The Silence (7-inch Version) 4:15
  2. Enjoy The Silence (Hands And Feet Mix) 7:20
  3. Enjoy The Silence (Bass Line) 7:40

3-inch CD – Japan
Mute – Alfa – ALDB-19 (released 10 March 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  1. Enjoy The Silence (7-inch Version) 4:19
  2. Memphisto 4:09

CD limited edition promo – Japan
Mute – Alfa – Y12-3B (replacement CD for erroneous “Violator” bonus disc, released in 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  1. Enjoy The Silence (7-inch Version) 4:18
  2. Enjoy The Silence (Hands And Feet Mix Edit) 6:43
  3. Enjoy The Silence (Ecstatic Dub Edit) 5:45
  4. Sibeling 3:16
  5. Enjoy The Silence (Bass Line) 7:42
  6. Enjoy The Silence (Harmonium) 2:44
  7. Enjoy The Silence (Ricki Tik Tik Mix) 5:30
  8. Memphisto 4:02

12-inch – Philippines
Mute – EPM-89-044 (released in 1990)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  • A1 Enjoy The Silence (7-inch Version) 4:15
  • A2 Enjoy The Silence (Hands And Feet Mix) 7:20
  • B1 Enjoy The Silence (Ecstatic Dub) 5:56
  • B2 Sibeling 3:15

CD – Europe / US
Mute – CD BONG 18X / Mute – Reprise – R2 78892F (released 29 March 2004 / 30 March, as part of the Singles Box 4 and separately)

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  1. Enjoy The Silence (7-inch Version) 4:18 / 4:15
  2. Memphisto 4:03 / 4:02
  3. Enjoy The Silence (Hands And Feet Mix Edit) 6:41 / 6:43
  4. Enjoy The Silence (Ecstatic Dub Edit) 5:44 / 5:45
  5. Sibeling 3:18 / 3:15
  6. Enjoy The Silence (Bass Line) 7:42 / 7:42
  7. Enjoy The Silence (Harmonium) 2:43 / 2:41
  8. Enjoy The Silence (Ricki Tik Tik Mix) 5:58 / 5:59
  9. Enjoy The Silence (The Quad: Final Mix) 15:27 / 15:30

Note: “Enjoy The Silence” was also released on cassette.


Music video – Worldwide
Mute – no catalogue number (directed by Anton Corbijn, released in February 1990)

  1. Enjoy The Silence (“Video Mix”) 4:40

Depeche Mode – Enjoy The Silence

  • all tracks written by Martin Gore
  • produced by Flood (Mark Ellis) and Depeche Mode
  • highest chart position 6 (UK 8 (US)
  • the second single from the album Violator, also appears on the compilations The Singles 86>98 and The Best Of Volume 1, plus the box set Violator | The 12″ Singles
  • 1990 Depeche Mode was Andrew Fletcher, David Gahan, Martin Gore, and Alan Wilder