"I would like it to have famous songs, so that when we play them in our live show people don't go, 'What is that? Should we go to the bathroom now?'"
- Bono on his hopes for Songs of Experience
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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."