"I've had sex. And sex with a woman too. Also, I started smoking - cigars first and then cigarettes but I've had to stop because I couldn't hit the notes any more. There are full-voice B flats and B naturals which can be real bastards."
- Bono on the evolution of his voice, becoming more deep, 2001
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Released in March of 1997, the album, Pop debuted at #1 in 28 countries, and earned U2 mainly positive reviews. Rolling Stone even went so far as claiming U2 had "defied the odds and made some of the greatest music of their lives."