"I did a demo vocal on pretty much everything, and on a couple of occasions Bono would go, 'That sounds great. I’m happy for you to sing that one.' It happened with Stories for Boys, Two Hearts, Desire and Peace on Earth. We worked so fast. I recorded Peace on Earth in my bedroom with two microphones and a laptop. It took literally 10 minutes."
- The Edge on Songs of Surrender
did you know
U2 were supposed to play three songs at Live Aid - Sunday Bloody Sunday, Bad, and Pride, U2's big hit at the time. Ultimately, U2 just played Sunday Bloody Sunday and a very long version of Bad.