"The album is quite literally a journey into the unknown, I'd like to say that was by design but in fact it's by accident. In a way, the album starts with birth and ends with conception. That's the truth - I wish I was joking."
- Bono on Achtung Baby, 1992
did you know
The album, The Unforgettable Fire, was named after a series of paintings made by survivors of the atomic bombs at Hiroshima and Nagasaki.