"People think of you as a rock star or something like that, and I've never felt quite like that, even though I've played the role at differing times at differing levels. But in the end I'm a songwriter, really — and in the end, I'm a fan, really."
- Bono, 2022
did you know
U2 was the fourth rock band to be featured on the cover of Time magazine (following The Beatles, The Band, and The Who), who declared that U2 was "Rock's Hottest Ticket".