"I think we get bored quickly, and there is a hunger in the band to keep finding new things to turn us on, to inspire us. We're hungry for new ideas, whatever's going on out there. We're aware that rock and roll has always been developing and changing. It's not a static form, it never has been."
- The Edge, 1999
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Released in March of 1997, the album, Pop debuted at #1 in 28 countries, and earned U2 mainly positive reviews. Rolling Stone even went so far as claiming U2 had "defied the odds and made some of the greatest music of their lives."