"The melody has always been the part of songwriting that I don't have to think about. Orchestration, cello parts, string parts, it all comes very easily to me."
did you know
The Picture of Dorian Grey mentioned in the song 'The Ocean' is a novel by Oscar Wilde, the Irish author who has been a huge influence on Bono's lyrics. In referring to it, Bono mocks his own vanity in thinking a rock star can change the world.