"The thing I particularly remember from this period was that Edge and myself fell back in love with music. We listened to it day and night, everything that was new, everything that was fresh."
- Bono on the bands time in France in the nineties
did you know
Much of the Boy album's lyrics focus on thoughts and frustrations of adolescence. Some songs, including "I Will Follow", focus on the death of Bono's mother when he was 13.