"The issue of the philosophy.. I think you should talk about the philosophy of the sounds and the melodies and the tunes, but not the act itself. It doesn't matter."
- Bono, 1997
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.