"I had to do this as a necessity once when some lyrics of mine were stolen—and I learnt to sing on the microphone just singing and working the words into it later. I find when I put a pen in my hand it gets in the way!"
- Bono on singing songs without lyrics, 1984
did you know
Beautiful Day started out as a song called Always. It was released in 2000 on the single of the same name.