"We spent months farting around with it and then we said to Flood, 'Let's hip-hop it, let's strip it back, let's get a beat together, let's see where it goes'. And it rose from the ashes." - Adam on writing Mofo.
did you know
While the band and crew were working on the Joshua Tree album's mixing, Lillywhite's wife, singer Kirsty MacColl, volunteered to set the running order for the album. The band told her to put "Where the Streets Have No Name" first and "Mothers of the Disappeared" last, with the rest sequenced according to her preference.