"That title made the personal and the geopolitical come together. It was the right title for that reason. People were worried it would look grandiose. What is rock 'n' roll if it doesn't dare to have big ideas?'
- Bono on How To Dismantle An Atomic Bomb
did you know
I Will Follow is written from Bono's mother's point of view and is a song about unconditional love, which is what a mother has for her child.