"The thing to do would have been to have stopped, re-organize and continue with the songs at a higher level. But we didn't. And, worse than that, our manger talked us into the most heinous of crimes: booking the tour."
- Bono on Pop
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.