"God only knows what made Edge give up a life as a cosmologist to become our musical director. God knows, but thank God he did."
- Bono introducing Edge in Vancouver, 2015
did you know
Twenty songs were recorded for Zooropa during the sessions, but ultimately 10 were chosen for the final track listing. One piece that was left off the record was "In Cold Blood", which featured somber lyrics written by Bono in response to the Bosnian War and was previewed prior to the album's release.