"I wrote the words about a friend of mine, his name was Gareth Spaulding. And on his twentyfirst birthday he and his friends decided to give themselves a present of enough heroine into his veins to kill him."
- Bono on the song 'Bad'
did you know
When U2 were recording The Joshua Tree Bono didn't make it to Ali's birthday, so Bono wrote the song The Sweetest Thing for her.