"There is a big mistake, somebody tells us Whitney Houston is number one in Holland?! Well, wait till next week!"
- Bono, 1987, during the last Rotterdam show
did you know
Many musicians have been influenced by the work of U2. There are several cover versions of U2 songs by bands such as Pet Shop Boys, Pearl Jam and The Chimes, and musicians such as Cassandra Wilson, Joe Cocker and Johnny Cash.