"You see Adam Clayton, look at that! You see Edge, wow! You see Larry, and you think: truth is not so far from here. But while we wait for it to arrive, we are united on our drug of choice. Is it the holy spirit? Chemicals? Alcohol? Maybe! But tonight it's YOU! YOU!"
- Bono during Even Better on the opening night of the European E&I leg, 2018
did you know
The lyrics of The Ground Beneath Your Feet were written by Salman Rushdie, and he is featured in the video, shown writing the song. Rushdie also provides an account of his relationship with the band and how the song came to be written in his book of essays, Step Across This Line.