"It struck us that part of the opportunism of the whole project was the lockdown, obviously. It struck me that this was a musical opportunity to see what we had left if we stripped everything away, stripping the band away, really bringing it back down to basics, which was kind of what we were all going through in the lockdown. Our lives were like that."
- The Edge on Songs of Surrender
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U2 has sold approximately 50.5 million albums in the U.S., according to the RIAA, and upwards of 170 million worldwide.