"There's a lot of songs on the record that I'll be proud to hear on the radio. Although The Joshua Tree had a lot of successful singles on it, that is not necessarily what we are about. We are not particularly into hit singles. Mind you, I need to do the roof of my house on the West so if we get a few hits away I won't be complaining."
- The Edge on Achtung Baby
did you know
"Moment of Surrender", recorded in a single take, is the track that producers Brian Eno and Daniel Lanois said best represents the band's original album concept of creating "future hymns".