"I knew about the music business that it would change me. I wanted music to change me. I don't want to be the same person tomorrow that I am today. Change, upwards movement, is essence of life. If you stay the same, your music will stay the same, it will stagnant."
- Bono, 1983
did you know
U2 had considered several other album titles for Achtung Baby, including Man (in contrast to the group's debut, Boy), 69, Zoo Station, and Adam, which would have been paired with the nude photo of Clayton. Other possible titles included Fear of Women, and Cruise Down Main Street.